Friday, January 9, 2009

London International Boat Show Opens

Kelly Brook alongside the representatives of the crew of HMS Westminster opens the 55th London International Boat Show.

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Model Kelly Brook greets solo sailor Mike Golding on the opening day of this year's London Boat Show. Mike had just got off of a plane from Australia after sailing there when he lost his mast on the Vendee Globe race. Mike was so keen to catch-up with old friends and new models that he went straight to the show opening after landing at 5am this morning.
The London International Boat Show returned to ExCeL today to celebrate 55 years of bringing the best of boating to the nation's capital. The Show was officially launched by model, actress and TV presenter Kelly Brook.Come along and enjoy the thrill of being onboard one of the hundreds of fascinating boats on display, from historic replica vessels to the latest in marine technology. With over 500 exhibitors showcasing power and sail boats, dinghies, deck equipment, charter holidays, sailing courses and more, the Show will welcome over 130,000 people and promises to offer something for enthusiasts and first time visitors alike.