Los Angeles, CA April 1, 2014 – My Yacht™ Monaco, now in its ninth year, will be held aboard the 2011-built, 55.4m (181-foot) superyacht TURQUOISE.
TURQUOISE will serve as the luxury home to 4 days of F1 race viewing and luxury hospitality, including the traditional Friday night reception and party that’s traditionally attended by HSH Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco, and a VIP Monegasque / Grand Prix list of guests. The tri-deck Proteksan Turquoise superyacht features a contemporary, elegant design, with expansive decks and spacious, luxuriously furnished lounges, and will be home to all of the weekend’s activities.
TURQUOISE has undergone a successful winter refit with a stunning new interior, a Nikki Beach style-cinema on the main deck and a new bar and barbecue area on the sun deck. Luxurious accommodation is provided for 12 guests with expansive master and VIP suites, two double cabins, a convertible double/twin, and a further twin cabin, all with en suite bathrooms.
Says My Yacht’s Nicholas Frankl, “I cannot think of a more fitting global gathering at which to showcase this magnificent yacht, with highly qualified guests aboard throughout the weekend. It’s the perfect way for Turquoise to debut.”
Under new ownership, the 55.4 metre tri-deck TURQUOISE is staffed with a new crew for 2014. Captained by Ben Craig-Cameron, the enthusiastic and well-qualified crew of 13 boasts a wealth of combined experience from some of the most prestigious charter yachts in the World.
The impressive TURQUOISE cruises with an extensive selection of new water toys including Jetskis, SeaBobs, Wakeboards, Paddleboards, a protected sea pool with trampoline and slide, inflatables, and more. Keen divers are supported by PADI Divemaster qualified personnel and a full range of diving apparatus. On board, an oversized spa pool located on the sun deck comfortably accommodates up to 12 people.
The yacht’s entertainment equipment has also been upgraded and features a Kaleidescape Movie Server System, multi-room audio system with access to an extensive music library as well as guests’ own music via airplay, an external audio & TV to the Sun Deck, LED HD TVs throughout, including a 75” in the Sky Lounge, and 92” Aft Deck Cinema.
TURQUOISE is available for charter from May 2014, and will be in the Mediterranean for the summer before crossing the Atlantic to the Caribbean in November for the winter season. TURQUOISE is managed by Knox House Marine Management Limited and charter enquiries are handled by its charter partner Burgess.
Further information about TURQUOISE, biographies of the crew and contact information to charter TURQUOISE can be found at
Knox House Marine Management Limited
About My Yacht™ Group:
My Yacht™ Group creates turnkey, luxury hospitality and branding opportunities on board private superyachts at premier international sporting, social and artistic events. My Yacht Group is the result of twenty years spent working in the fields of sports and entertainment sponsorship and experiential marketing, creating long-term strategic partnerships with luxury and aspirational brands that showcase their products and entertain their top clients, while mixing with a highly targeted, pre-qualified guest list at invitation-only events.
Current My Yacht Group events can be found at: Miami International Boat Show, Palm Beach International Boat Show, Cannes International Film Festival, Monaco F1 Grand Prix, Monterey, CA’s Concours d’Elegance, Monaco Yacht Show, Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix, and Art Basel Miami Beach. Non-yacht events include My Yacht™ Club at the USA F1 Grand Prix in Austin, TX.