The program of business and entertaining events at the Moscow Boat Show 2021 has been posted

Less than a week if left before the opening of one of the key spring events for yacht business professionals and fans of active outing on water – the Moscow Boat Show. The exhibition will be held March 4 through 7, 2021 at the Crocus Expo (Pavilion 1, hall 4).

We invite all industry professionals, representatives of yachting business, yachting and water sports fans to take part in the event in order to start the new spring-summer season together.

A dense and topical calendar of events has been prepared for the visitors of Moscow Boat Show 202.

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A number of professional yachtsmen, athletes and journalists will speak during all days of the project.

  • A seminar will be held March 5, 2021 (13:00 - 14:00) on the topic: Small-size Crafts and Infrastructure within the Frames of Inland Waterways Development. Problems. Strategy. Tactics. as part of the Moscow Boat Show business program. Speaker: Panshin V.G., Institute of Innovation in Shipbuilding and Ship Repair. FGBOU VO Volga State University of Water Transport.
  • Albert Nazarov, member of Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME), fellow of Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA), a Chartered Engineer (UK), a member of Associations of Designers of Russia (ADR) and Director of Albatross Marine Design, will tell about the design of small water crafts where designing is an art, the aim of which is to develop functional outcomes that work within a pleasing appearance during the lecture Yacht Building and Small Shipbuilding: Lessons from Covid Crisis.
  • Tarpon magazine invites everyone to listen to the story of the St. Petersburg yachtsman, editor of the publication Sergey Afonin about Sailing Single-handed across the Atlantic. The expert will talk during the meeting about two transatlantic sailing single-handed on the Loppan yacht in 2020.
  • Ilya Bushtukhin, marine lawyer, yacht captain, manager of mega-yachts, yacht surveyor will give a presentation on the topic: Yacht Manager - his Functions and Role in a Yacht Sailing.
  • A seminar will be held by Mikhail Savelyev, Development Director of the Russian Yacht Center, General Manager of Russian Sailing Week Volvo, and Sports Director of Russian Business Regattas. The seminar will be held March 6, 2021 within the frames of the business program at Moscow Boat Show. Mikhail Savelyev organized more than 65 regattas in various parts of the world during the period from 2007 to 2019; he is a yachting captain with the IYT Yachtmaster offshore international certificate, has sailed more than 25,000 miles. Online presentation of a free course in the theory of sailing yacht handling and navigation will be presented on YouTube. A yacht in a virtual environment. Technology for creating a channel on YouTube. Errors and Findings. Disappointments and Triumphs. Personal Experience.


A dense family oriented interactive program will be held during all days of the show in a specially equipped pool located directly in the exhibition hall. The Moscow Boat Show visitors will traditionally enjoy a number of entertainment events on the water this year! We pride our self on being a family show, continually striving to grow and offer new and exciting elements to our patrons.

Entertainment and training events for young visitors will be held throughout the days of the Moscow Boat Show in a special pool located directly in the exhibition hall: short water races, optimist test drives, zorb riding on the water surface, radio-controlled yacht racing and much more. Experienced trainers will instruct on kayaking and canoeing within the frames of the exhibition. Visitors will enjoy watching shows on SUP boards, windsurfing training courses and much more.

The Indestructible Optimist team will hold a master class for kids and teenagers from 7 and up to 15 years old on a boat model especially developed for beginners. Everyone will have a unique opportunity to test this model of boat right at the show in a specially equipped pool. The Indestructible Optimist model is a small, single-handed sailing dinghy intended for use by beginning sportsmen for whom accidental collisions with a berth, boat trainer or yachts of teammates during training are common. The hull of the yacht is practically indestructible, and small injuries that can be sustained after very severe blows do not need to be repaired - there is no concept of osmosis.

SUP-club organizes traditional test drive of boards right on the show site in the open pool. The professional instructor tells about safety measures and paddling technique. During test drives no additional or special clothing is required due to small depth of the pool.

It is necessary to purchase an e-ticket which entitles to one time admission to the Moscow Boat show for you to visit the exposition and attend events of the interactive program.

Tickets are available at the project website or at Crocus Expo ticket offices.

See you at the trade show!

  • 26.02.2021

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