The 13th Asia Boating Awards organised by Asia-Pacific Boating and China Boating magazines were presented during a luxurious gala at ONE°15 Marina, Singapore ahead of the Singapore Yacht Show (April 6-9).

The 2017 Asia Boating Awards winners are:

Best Flybridge Yacht (up to 55ft): Absolute Yachts, 50 FLY, Italy

Best Flybridge Yacht (above 55ft to 80ft): Monte Carlo Yachts, MCY80, Italy

Best Flybridge Yacht (above 80ft): Ferretti Yachts, Ferretti Yachts 850, Italy

Best Yacht Design: Sunseeker, Yacht 131, United Kingdom

Best Sportscruiser (up to 45ft): Princess Yachts, V40, United Kingdom

Best Sportscruiser (above 45ft): Riviera, 4800 Sport Yacht, Australia

Best Asian Yacht Builder: Horizon Yachts, Taiwan, China

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Best Sailing Yacht (up to 65ft): Jeanneau, Jeanneau 51, France

Best Sailing Yacht (above 65ft): Lagoon, Seventy 7, France

Best Asian Built Yacht: Gulf Craft, Majesty 155, United Arab Emirates

Best Explorer Yacht: Sanlorenzo, 460 EXP, Italy

Best Asian Yacht Club: Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club, Hong Kong, China

Best Brand Presence in Asia: Azimut Yachts, Italy

Best Recreational Boat (up to 43ft): Beneteau, SWIFT TRAWLER 30, France

Best Multihull Motor Yacht: Fountaine Pajot, MY44, France

Best Multihull Sailing Yacht: Sunreef Yachts, Sunreef Supreme 68 Sailing, Poland

Best Custom Built Yacht: Benetti, Domani, Italy

Best Semi Custom Built Yacht (above 120ft): AMELS, PLVS VLTRA, The Netherlands

Best Asian Regatta: Rolex China Sea Race, Hong Kong, China

Best Asian Marina: ONE° 15 Marina, Singapore

Best Asia-based Charter Company: Asia Marine, Hong Kong, China

Best Asia-based Charter Yacht: Dunia Baru Adventures, Dunia Baru, Indonesia

Best Asian Boat Show: Singapore Yacht Show

Best China Marina: Sanya Serenity Marina, Sanya

Best Brand Presence in China: Ferretti Group APAC, Italy

Personality of the Year: Joshua Lee, CEO & Founder of Lee Marine, Thailand

source: Credit Photos: Blu Inc – Asia Boating Awards 2017