Feb 20, 2017

CranchiCranchi, a prestigious Italian leading name in pleasure crafts has officially designated Poliseno Marine as their dealer for Quebec, Ontario and the Maritimes.

Poliseno Marine will be present on the markets and at main exhibitions such as the Yachts Miami Beach event held earlier this month.

About CRANCHI www.cranchi.it

Cranchi EnduranCranchi is synonymous with advanced Italian boatbuilding and unparalleled marine technology highly valued around the world. Nominated as The European Powerboat for 2017, CRANCHI is a family business that has built yachts since 1870 to become highly respected in their field. Cranchi offers a great selection of models of outstanding beauty, all designed and tested to withstand stresses beyond its normal limits.

About Poliseno Marine www.polisenomarine.ca

Poliseno Marine has been very active in the sale of pleasure boats for more than 55 years, representing several major brands at its Sainte-Marthe-sur-le-lac showroom, before the later was sold in 2012. The acquisition of the Yatch Club Pointes aux Anglais (YCPAA) in 2008 by Groupe Poliseno has made it possible to develop the infrastructure required to service large crafts like the Cranchi line.
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Destinations

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Almost Canadian, Almost Caribbean

Grand Turk IslandBy Mark Stevens • Photos by Sharon Matthews-Stevens

Late afternoon, Grand Turk Island in the Turks and Caicos.

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A single couple populates the beach, shaded by a Norfolk pine. She leans over to say something to her partner every once in a while. Moments later he answers her.

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Lifestyle

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Cedar Island Yacht ClubBy Katherine Stone
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