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SBD Global/June 20, 2012/Olympics
Published June 20, 2012
ON A BOAT: Boating manufacturer Beneteau U.K. "handed over" a fleet of 23 powerboats to LOCOG at a ceremony in Weymouth. The boats, worth £3.6M ($5.7M), will be used to accommodate referees, journalists, organizers and VIPs, including royalty, during the Games. The yachts supplied to LOCOG include the Antares, Swift Trawlers, Gran Turismo and Barracudas (BOATING BUSINESS, 6/18).