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Over the Horizon AIS now available in savvy navvy

Marine technology company savvy navvy has rolled out Over the Horizon AIS (OHA) in its latest app update. OHA uses the phone’s internet connection to stream other vessels’ locations in real-time directly to the app, improving safety on the water.

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savvy navvy draws huge interest at US sailing education event in Savannah

US Sailing invited savvy navvy to exhibit at the leading event for sailing education in the United States - the National Sailing Programs Symposium (NSPS) held in Savannah (GA).

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savvy navvy exhibits at RYA Training Conference UK

savvy navvy exhibited at this year’s leading UK boating instructor conference where hundreds of marine professionals gathered at the RYA’s annual event in Oxford.

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savvy navvy discusses innovation in boating at Boot Düsseldorf

savvy navvy CEO and Founder Jelte Liebrand, was invited by European Boating Industry (EBI) as a panel speaker on digitalisation and sustainable advances in the boating industry at Boot Düsseldorf.

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Setting course for a more sustainable future: savvy navvy and ProtectedSeas lead the charge in marine conservation

Boaters worldwide can now have access to the most comprehensive resource of ocean regulatory information, including marine protection areas, through the savvy navvy app. This is made possible through the collaboration between savvy navvy and Protecte

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savvy navvy appointed first navigation partner at leading seagrass symposium event

As the first navigation app on the market showcasing global seagrass, savvy navvy was appointed an official Blue Meadows project partner at the inaugural UK Seagrass Symposium organised by the Ocean Conservation Trust (OCT).

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savvy navvy wins Marine Tech award

Global marine technology company savvy navvy, has been recognised as one of the most exceptional marine technology businesses at last week’s Tech South West Awards in the UK.

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savvy navvy appoints ex-Google marketer as Chief Marketing Officer

Marine technology company savvy navvy has appointed American-based Alex Ostler as its new Chief Marketing Officer, as the boating navigation app continues to scale up its growth.

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savvy navvy Promotes Safety with Free Accounts for Qualified Boating Instructors

‍Marine technology company savvy navvy is offering a free account for qualified boating instructors of its navigation app in a bid to continue to promote water safety to the next generation of boaters across the globe.

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Boating app savvy navvy sponsors Europe’s largest youth sailing week

In an effort to foster a love for sailing among the youth, savvy navvy was delighted to sponsor the much-awaited Parkstone Yacht Club Youth Week which took place in Poole, UK.

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savvy navvy wins ‘Marine Business of the Year’

Our Founder & CEO, Jelte Liebrand picked up the prestigious industry award in front of hundreds of leading industry peers from UK leisure marine association British Marine at the Grand in Southampton on Monday (12th June).

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savvy navvy launches next generation boating navigation app

Marine technology company savvy navvy has rolled out the next generation of its all-in-one navigation app with enhanced reliability, greater speed and a smoother user experience than ever before alongside some slick feature upgrades.

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#ProtectOurBeds campaign sees major contributors come forward enhancing global seagrass protection

From today seagrass data from the Channel Islands is live in the savvy navvy app, as the Bailiwick Eelgrass Exploration Project (BEEP) partners in Guernsey and Alderney and the Government of Jersey are amongst the first contributors to the campaign.

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savvy navvy helps alert users to no access zones following major oil leak in Dorset

All-in-one navigation app savvy navvy has updated its charts to alert users to avoid using the water and beaches in the Poole Harbour area following the oil spill incident earlier this week.

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savvy navvy launches new functionality promoting marine businesses

All-in-one navigation app savvy navvy have launched a new promoted pins feature, enabling marine businesses to reach a highly qualified, geo-targeted audience of boating and watersports enthusiasts.

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Global project launched to facilitate seagrass conservation by sailing community

An exciting new campaign between Clean Sailors, the Ocean Conservation Trust and savvy navvy, supports sailors to combat climate change by digitally mapping sensitive seabeds and eco-moorings across boating hotspots around the world.

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The savvy navvy boating app creates SBS BoatLife’s first digital floorplan

SBS BoatLife has announced savvy navvy as its official digital partner to deliver its first-ever digital floorplan for the second edition of the boat show bringing the boating community together at NEC Birmingham from 16-19 February 2023.

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savvy navvy gets ready to launch crowdfunding round

All-in-one navigation app savvy navvy is getting ready to launch its next and possibly last crowdfunding round, after its most successful year to date. Pre-registration is now taking place to invest in the innovative navigation app.

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Innovative partnership gets more people on the water with enhanced user experience

Innovative partnership gets more people on the water with enhanced user experience A new collaboration sees three global marine companies all aiming to get more people onto the water, working together and further enhancing boaters’ experience.

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Dorset marine tech founder wins Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2022

Jelte Liebrand, the founder of global marine technology company savvy navvy, has been recognised as one of the most exceptional business leaders in the UK winning ‘Scale-Up Entrepreneur of the year’ at the Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2022.

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Waterway Guide and marine tech company savvy navvy enter partnership

A new partnership between all-in-one navigation app savvy navvy and industry-renowned Waterway Guide gives US boaters an enhanced user experience, integrating comprehensive marina details and user reviews into the navigation app.

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Sailors given helping hand to be more savvy navigators

Marine insurance specialist GJW Direct is launching a new partnership at the Southampton Boat Show with all-in-one navigation app savvy navvy – offering customers of its Marina Scheme a free annual navigation subscription.

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savvy navvy creates digital floorplan for Southampton International Boat Show

savvy navvy has produced a digital floorplan for the renowned Southampton International Boat Show running 16-25 September 2022.

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Support savvy navvy with a vote in prestigious Barclays Entrepreneur Awards

Voting has just opened in the ‘People’s Choice’ category of the renowned Barclays Entrepreneur Awards 2022, where savvy navvy’s founder, Jelte Liebrand, has been shortlisted amongst one of the UK’s leading entrepreneurs.

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Booming year for savvy navvy’s partnerships enhance user experiences

Over the past year, savvy navvy has increased its partners ten-fold, now covering each of its global regions.

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savvy navvy secures global partnership with charter company Zizoo

Marine technology company, savvy navvy, has teamed up with Zizoo, the world’s largest boat rental platform, helping responsible marine tourism by giving boat holiday makers across the globe access to its “Google Maps for boats” app.

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US paddleboarders benefit from savvy navvy’s new partnership with Red Paddle Co

Leading inflatable paddleboard brand, Red Paddle Co, has teamed up with all-in-one navigation solution savvy navvy – together supporting paddleboarders to stay safe on the water this season.

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savvy navvy founder announced as Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2022 finalist

Jelte is one of just four finalists in the 'Scale-Up Entrepreneur of Year' category for the South West region in the Great British Entrepreneur Awards. This year is the 10th anniversary of the national awards, held in partnership with Starling Bank.

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savvy navvy goes beyond ECMWF weather forecasting with Meteomatics integration

Marine technology company savvy navvy has teamed up with Meteomatics, the global leader in weather intelligence, giving users of the all-in-one boating app smarter weather solutions adapted to their location.

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savvy navvy launches paddleboard Navigation app & YellowV partnership

Marine technology company savvy navvy has further developed its innovative navigation app, often referred to as ‘Google maps for the water’, to include paddleboard.

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savvy navvy showcases own ‘innovation to succeed’ at British Marine conference

Jelte Liebrand, CEO and founder of marine technology company savvy navvy, will speak at this year’s British Marine Conference showcasing how savvy navvy is innovating the industry.

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Marine tech company savvy navvy launches a free version for US boaters

Marine technology company savvy navvy is widening its offering exclusively to its US customers launching a new free plan of its successful boating navigation app.

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savvy navvy smashes fourth crowdfunding round target in booming boat market

Marine technology company savvy navvy founded by ex-Google Software Engineer, Jelte Liebrand from Dorset, has started overfunding on investment platform Seedrs only hours after opening its doors to investors.

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savvy navvy marks 2021 as record growth year

Marine technology company savvy navvy marks a record year by smashing its global user growth target of its navigation app for boaters, alongside new technical innovations and establishing leading industry partnerships.

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savvy navvy launch industry-leading departure schedule feature for boaters

Marine technology company savvy navvy has released a new innovative departure scheduling feature as one of the first on the market, enabling boaters to see at a glance the best time to depart based on your route, wind and tidal conditions.

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IOS charts and weather now available offline

Many of our users requested this feature to be made available on iOS - we promised we were working on it and we have! As of today, offline chart and weather data are now available for both iOS (iOS 14 and above) and Android users!

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Course To Steer Now Available With savvy navvy

savvy navvy is the first all-in-one marine navigation solution for boaters across the globe. As of today, our community members will get a recommended Course To Steer (CTS) when plotting routes with savvy navvy.

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savvy navvy Explained

A question we get from people new to savvy navvy is, “Sounds good, but how’s it different to what’s already available?”. You might be wondering the same thing, so let me try to explain.

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