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Awards time!

We’re excited to tell you more about the latest developments on our awards. While many new DAME Award jury members were appointed during the past few months, preparations for the 2017 edition of the Boat Builder Awards are well underway!

Birgit Schnaase new DAME Chair

International yacht interior designer and engineer, Birgit Schnaase, succeeds Bill Dixon as Chair of the DAME DESIGN Awards Jury.

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3 top experts join the DAME Jury

Olivier Racopeau of Berret-Racopeau Yacht Design, Davide Cipriani of Centro Stile Design, and Yachting World editor Elaine Bunting – have all been appointed as new DAME Awards Jury members.

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Monthly blog by DAME Secretary

Non-voting DAME Secretary Kim Hollamby appointed to support the Jury and organisers, will inform and engage the industry on design and innovation with a monthly blog on the

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2nd Sailability boat METSTRADE

Last Saturday May 20, Irene Dros christened the new Sailability Foundation boat, named METSTRADE. The Liberty boat was built from donations of the 2015 DAME Award.
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