Qatar International Boat Show confirms 2014 dates

Qatar International Boat Show confirms 2014 dates

Taking place in Lusail Marina

Image: Qatar International Boat Show

Following the success of the inaugural edition of Qatar International Boat Show (QIBS) last year, organisers have announced that the 2014 show will take place from November 11-15

This Fall, Lusail Marina will be host to thousands of visitors coming to see over 60 exhibitors and a large variety of luxury boats. Listed in the calendar of the International Boat Industry (IBI), QIBS will provide a platform to preview new products, evaluate market trends, and create long-lasting partnerships.

The very first QIBS exceeded expectations with 8,500 visitors who came to see over 60 exhibitors with 38 boats on display, including the fastest composite Maxi Open Yacht ever to be built  Overmarine Group's Mangusta 165, which has a top speed of 40 knots.

The boat show also featured a Japanese submarine, luxury water sports equipment, fishing and diving stands and more. There was even a collection of 50 Harley Davidson motorbikes and Porsches on display and a demonstration of the popular water activity, flyboarding.