One of the most prestigious awards ceremonies in the yachting calendar, the European Yacht of the Year has gone virtual for 2021.

Yachting World has been the British representative on the judging panel since the European Yacht of the Year awards began in 2004, and we’re proud to partner with them for this year’s virtual awards show, which will premiere on Friday January 22 at 10am BST (11am CET).

Follow the links below to see our coverage of the 2021 European Yacht of the Year finalists:

Best family cruiser

Best performance cruiser

Best luxury cruiser

Special yacht

Best bluewater cruiser

  • Boreal 47.2
  • Garcia Explocat 52
  • Ovni 400
  • Pegasus 50
  • Viator Explorer 42 DS

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