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We are the biggest suckers in the world for the modern version of the performance cruiser, especially when they are done right. As such, we’ve always admired the Marten line of the same – good designs, great looks and they just seem to have that certain something that we like. We are then just ecstatic to welcome them to SA as our latest advertisers. Read on.

Revolutionizing the nature of thoroughbred race performers, Marten Yachts provides the definitive luxury cruising experience. Combining race-bred performance pedigree with innovative features and a superlative interior fit out, Marten’s meticulous attention to detail, hull construction, race pedigree, balance and strength remains the best in the business.

The Australian-based yacht brand continues to redefine sailing, taking it into a new world of speed, style and comfort with the launch of the stunning Marten 67. Marten 6701 features a radically designed interior by Ali Tayar of Parallel Design New York, showcasing high-grade fixtures and fittings, innovative storage solutions and contemporary styling, while maintaining her race lineage.

She boasts a voluminous interior with extensive headroom, a U-shaped galley including two fridge units, comfortable seating and three large cabins, ensuring she is a spectacular dual purpose vessel.

Engineered to deliver superior performance, Marten has established a reputation for producing impressive race results in the world’s most prestigious regattas. With the Marten 49s recent victory in the 2009 Giraglia Rolex Cup, one of Europe’s most prestigious regattas; it won’t be long until the Marten 67 showcases her dynamic flair on the international racing circuit.  

Equally designed to be a superb family cruising yacht and fast and comfortable passage maker, Marten Yachts offers effortless style, unrivalled functionality and dynamic flair.

Reflective of Marten’s commitment to producing world-class yachts, hull # 2 is being constructed and is due for completion later this year, with hull # 3 available for delivery next year.  

Founded by legendary sailor Steve Marten, Marten encompasses the best in design and the most advanced construction technologies and techniques. Marten Yachts are built to the highest standards and distinctive in character. The Marten range includes the Marten 49, Marten 58, Marten 67 and Marten 85. If you haven’t yet, do have a look.