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6.5 Meter Mini Venetian Limousine Tender Under Construction at Hodgdon

Hodgdon Tenders announced today that they have a 6.5 meter limousine tender under construction. The tender – which is the smallest limousine tender available on the market – is part of the Venetian line, which ranges from 6.5 to 12.0 meters. Read More >


Hodgdon Custom Tenders Launches a Matching Pair of 10.5 Meter Tenders

Hodgdon Custom Tenders, the Superyacht tender division of Hodgdon, announced today that they have launched a 10.5 meter limousine tender and a 10.5 meter open tender. The matching pair was designed by Michael Peters Yacht Design of Sarasota, Florida and will be delivered later this year to a Dutch shipyard. The tenders are part of Hodgdon’s Venetian series of tenders, which range in size from 6.5 meters to 12 meters. Read More >


Join Hodgdon at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

Join us at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, November 3-7, 2016. We are proud to be sponsoring the U.S. Superyacht Association Lounge in the new American Pavilion. To arrange a meeting, please contact Audrey Hodgdon, Director of Sales & Marketing – +1 207 633 4194.


Audrey Hodgdon Appointed as Hodgdon's Director of Sales and Marketing

Hodgdon Yachts is pleased to announce the appointment of Audrey Hodgdon as the company’s new Director of Sales and Marketing, with immediate effect. Audrey is the sixth generation member of the Hodgdon family to work at the company and for the past two years has been the Marketing Manager. Read More >


100-foot Comanche on its way to Breaking Transatlantic Sailing Record

Comanche, the 100-foot supermaxi owned by Jim Clark and Kristy Hinze-Clark and built at Hodgdon Yachts in East Boothbay, Maine is well on the way to breaking the current West to East transatlantic monohull sailing record. It is being estimated that the boat and crew of 17 will arrive at the finish line on Thursday, July 28 just before 1100 EST. Comanche has been sailing at an average speed of over 21 knots.
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Boat Builder of the Year and Boatyard of the Year Awarded to Hodgdon Yachts by the American Boat Builder & Repairers Association

Hodgdon Yachts is honored to announce that the American Boat Builder & Repairers Association (ABBRA) presented the first ever Boat Builder of the Year to Hodgdon Yachts and the 2015 Boatyard of the Year Award to Hodgdon Yacht Services at their Annual Award Ceremony & Symposium in Portland, Maine.
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Comanche sets new Newport Bermuda Race record

Comanche, the 100-foot monohull owned by Jim and Kristy Clark and launched by Hodgdon Yachts set a new race record in the Newport Bermuda Race. The boat – which was skippered by Ken Read – finished with an elapsed time of 34hrs 42min 53sec, almost five hours ahead of the previous record set in 2012 by George David in Rambler. For more information, visit the Newport Bermuda Race site.


Hodgdon featured in Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors

We are proud to announce that Hodgdon has been featured in Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors’ May/June 2016 issue. Click here to read the full article.


Hodgdon 11.4 Meter Aft Helm Tender Wins ShowBoats Design Award

Hodgdon Custom Tenders, a high-end builder of tenders crafted to complement sophisticated Superyachts and division of Hodgdon, announced today that their 11.4 meter aft helm tender has won the 2016 ShowBoats Design Award in the tender design category.


Hodgdon Custom Tenders featured in Yachts International

We are proud to announce that Hodgdon has been featured in Yachts International’s March 2016 issue. Click here to read the full article.


Repair Work Completed on Superyacht Asolare

Hodgdon Yacht Services has confirmed that repair work was completed on the 154-foot (46.9 meter) ketch Asolare at their facilities in Boothbay, Maine. Launched in 2003 by Hodgdon Yachts, the Bruce King designed boat, with interior design by Winch Design, was the largest cold-molded yacht ever built at the time.

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Comanche Wins 2015 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

Comanche was the first boat across the line in the 71st Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race. The 628 nautical mile course was completed in 2 days, 8 hours, 58 minutes, and 30 seconds. Damage to the daggerboard and rudder almost resulted in Comanche retiring from the race. But after evaluating the situation, Skipper Ken Read determined that repairs would be made at sea and the team would finish the race. Hodgdon Yachts would like to congratulate Jim Clark and Kristy Hinze-Clark, Skipper Ken Read, the entire Comanche team, and all other race participants.


Timothy Hodgdon Wins ISS Business/Person of the Year Award

The International Superyacht Society (ISS) presented the prestigious Business/Person of the Year Award to Timothy Hodgdon. ISS unveiled the winners during its 25th Anniversary Design & Leadership Gala that took place on November 4 at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

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