The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show or FLIBS is touted as the biggest boat show in the USA and is being held from 30 October 2019 till 03 November 2019. The show is celebrating 60 years of celebrating sailing and marine life style. The FLIBS is expected to draw around 110,000 visitors and 1,200 exhibitors showing off 1,500 boats of all sizes. The show is expected to do a business of over US $ 500 millions in direct sales from sun glasses to super yachts.
One of the stars of the show is the Lurssen GmBH’s Madsummer. The Madsummer is a 95 m long super yacht capable of doing 17 Knots. It has a beam of 14 m and a draught of 3.8 m. The entire vessel hull is built from steel. The interiors of the yacht have been done by studio Laura Sessa and exteriors by Eidsgaard Design.
The Madsummer has a helicopter deck at the foc’sle. It can accomodate 20 guests in complete luxury in 10 staterooms which have been done tastefully with modern interiors. The Madsummer has several amenities to keep the guests busy and entertained. It has a spa, gym and a dance floor. For a refreshing swim, the Madsummer is fitted with a 12 meter swimming pool.