Marine Assistance partenaire d’Arnaud Boissières – objectif Vendée Globe 2020 / 2021

Marine Assistance renouvelle son partenariat avec Le skipper Arnaud Boissières pour la saison de course au large en IMOCA. La mise à l’eau est faite, s’en suivront des navigations d’entraînements, un programme de courses avec pour ligne de mire la Transat Jacques Vabre

Marine Assistance is extending its coverage to Italian waters

Marine Assistance has finalized its partnership with its Italian equivalent and is now able to cover its clients in Italian waters (Sardinia and Sicily included). This coverage is available for all the new subscribers who choose a « SERENITY France/Italy » contract (189€TTC/year).

Marine Assistance: Results for 2014.

With strong economic growth and a consolidation of human and financial resources, 2014 has been a sucessful year for Marine Assistance. In 2014, we introduced a customer satisfaction survey which is sent out after every assistance call and the season was a great

SECURITY: A new number for emergency call at sea : 196

There is a new number for emergencies at sea: 196, This number puts you directly in contact with the french coast gurads (CROSS): The number is of course free of charge Your number is automatically detected even if it is hidden The phone’s

Record Ajaccio/Nice en kayack solo 2014 : Il l’a fait !

La troisièmement tentative a été la bonne ! C’est le 31 octobre 2014 à 13H44 que Jean-Michel NIOBE à réussi son exploit de relier à la rame et en solo avec assistance les ports de Ajaccio à Nice en kayak solo en 26H19

Suivi live 2014 du record kayak solo Ajaccio/Nice Jean-Michel NIOBE

Open date Start on 27/10/2014 to 01/11/2014 ! Transmission here – Live !     NEWS DU BORD EN LIVE : 29/10/2014 à 23H30 : Point téléphonique avec le bord. Tout va bien. Jm a un peu souffert ces dernières heures avec un

TRANSMEDITERRANEE Ajaccio/Nice en kayak surf – Edition 2014 – Cette fois c’est pour de bon !

Jean Michel NIOBE, un nom qui vous parle sans doute ! Spécialiste des ultras longues distances en kayak, il s’est lancé un défi d’envergure depuis 2012 : traverser la Méditerranée d’Ajaccio à Nice en kayaksurf en moins de 24h…En 2013, il était proche

Come see the C-POD Security System at the Grand Pavois of La Rochelle 2014

With its web and smartphone interface, The system C-POD&#0153 was presented this year at the digital pole of the Grand Pavois in La Rochelle. In the past couple of years, new technologies are more and more widspread in the pleasure craft industry. The

A success for the Cocktail Marine Assistance/C-POD at the Cannes Yachting Festival 2014

During the Cannes Yachting Festival 2014, Marine Assistance and C-POD Security System&#0153 have organized a cocktail at the Radisson BLU Hotel. We would like to thank all the professionals that have managed to come to the event. We were very excited to exchange

Grand Pavois 2014: come and discover the C-POD alarm system

Since 2005, the C-POD security system is one of the most achieved product on the market when it comes to boat security. It has brought peace of mind to boat enthusiasts in over 50 countries. C-POD does not only display your boat’s position

Reportage de TV Vendée sur Jean Michel Niobé

Voici le reportage de TV Vendée du 11/07/2014 sur la préparation de Jean Michel Niobé en vue de la traversée la Corse le continent prévue cet été. Toutes l’équipe de Marine Assistance est derrière Jean Michel et nous espérons que sa tentative de

Team PICOTY: 7th at the Normandy Channel Race

This year, the Normandy Channel Race was an eventful and restless race due to changing wind conditions. During the 975 miles of the race, Team Picoty managed to stay close to the leading team and finished a mere two hours behind, after 6

A 4th place for Jonathan Lobert during the European FINN Championship

The European FINN Championship took place from May 2nd to May 10th, here, in La Rochelle. As a result, we were at the front row seat to see Jonathan’s 4th place. An encouraging result given the conditions and an English team at the

En route to the RIO Olympic games with Jonathan LOBERT

In April 2014, Marine Assistance is teaming up with Jonathan LOBERT (Bronze Medal at the 2012 London Olympic games in Finn sailing) until at least the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. We are proud to associate our brand name with Jonathan. His great performance

C-POD Security Systems: Marine Assistance named as principal distributor for France

Marine Assistance becomes the principal distributor for C-POD Security Systems in France.

Complying with our ambitions to provide maximum safety and security for our clients, we are happy to announce this new cooperation.

C-POD Security Systems is well known worldwide for its excellent performance, quality and service.

Over 6000 boats are equipped with C-POD units so far.Toujours en développement et à la recherche de nouvelles solutions de sécurité de qualité pour les navigateurs, Marine Assistance devient le distributeur France pour la solution d’alarme de bateau C-POD mondialement reconnue pour sa performance, sa qualité et son service.

Aujourd’hui, c’est déjà plus de 6000 unités installées sur les bateaux dans le monde.

Grand Surprise Nationals : The boat sponsored by Marine Assistance finishes second

The Grands Surprise which has been supported by Marine Assistance finishes 2nd at the Grand Surprise Nationals, taking place in August 2013 in La Rochelle. After having been fighting in challenging conditions having a good breeze during the entire event, the team  “L’aprentit-Marine-Assistance” managed

Class 40 Picoty-Marine Assistance

Jean-Christophe and Aymeric, like all other competitors, trying to do the maximum out of a minimum: 4 knots of wind on the grib files, in reality less or even nothing on the water. Just a couple of hours before crossing the finish line it might become difficult to keep up with the initial intention of finishing among the top 5, but our team is doing their utmost to catch their German concurrent on “Red” before the arrival on Wednesday evening.Comme prévu, la machine à vent, jusqu’ici plutôt généreuse avec les concurrents de cette première étape des Sables-Horta, s’est arrêtée ! Jean-Christophe et Aymeric, comme les autres concurrents, font le maximum avec le minimum : 4 nœuds de vent sur les fichiers, soit rien ou peu en réel. À une dizaine d’heures de l’arrivée, le top 5 sera difficile à accrocher, mais tout est encore possible et le duo de la Picoline va tout tenter pour rattraper leur plus proche concurrent, l’équipage allemand de Red avant leur arrivée prévue en soirée, ce mercredi.

Follow live the record 2013 attempt Ajaccio/Nice by kayak with Jean-Michel NIOBE

Top Start on  27/09/2013 at 20h ! Transmission here – Live !  

CLASS 40 PICOTY : Marine Assistance becomes racepartner for Safety Equipment

For the 2013 season MARINE ASSISTANCE decides to join the Class40 team PICOTY, skippered by Jean-Christophe CASO and Aymeric CHAPPELLIER, as racepartner for Safety Equipment.Pour la saison 2013,MARINE ASSISTANCE rejoint le team CLASS40 PICOTY, skippé par Jean-christophe CASO et Aymeric CHAPPELLIER, en tant que partenaire sécurité.

RAID DES BALEINES 2013 : A great success

The 8th edition of the Raid des Baleines was a great success. The race, which is going around Ile de Ré and finishes with a camping session on the island, saw 65 catamarans on the starting line. The participants having all sort of


In front of an audience of over 350 people from the assurance that the winners of the 9th edition of the Argus d’Or received their prizes. In total, a record of 13 winners demonstrates that the crisis has not been taken on innovation in insurance.C’est devant un parterre de plus de 350 personnes issus de l’assurance que les lauréats de la 9ème édition des Argus d’Or ont reçu leurs prix. Au total, c’est un palmarès de 13 lauréats qui démontre que la crise n’a pas eu prise sur l’innovation dans l’assurance.

RECORD AJACCIO-NICE JUNE 2013 : 10 hours of effort test …


Salvage and recovery : In 2012 Marine Assistance is increasing its services towards insurers and insurance brokers

Thanks to our service center which is operating 24/7 and the development on our network of service operators, we are able to increase our cooperation with insurance companies and insurance brokers concerning our salvage and recovery services. Having managed over 70 cases of

Record AJACCIO-NICE by Kayak ! With Marine Assistance…

End of July 2012  Jean-Michel NIOBE, kayak- and recordman, will start his record attempt from Ajaccio to Nice, solo rowing his Kayak. The crossing will take approximately 18 hours for an estimated distance of 130 nautical miles.  Training of Jean-Michel NIOBE VIDEOS : Présentation

Raid des Baleines 2012 : We did it again…

In first line we are seamen … this is why we enjoy to support various nautical happenings and events. Again this year Marine Assistance took care of the security and safety of this fantastic catamaran race around Ile de Ré, the  “Raid des

Over 50 cases of salvage and recovery management in 2011 !

Marine Assistance is applying all its knowledge and expertise when it comes to salvage an recovery interventions. Thanks to its surveillance center all sort of interventions can be initialized 24/7 , from the occurrence of the accident until the handover of the rescued


Using its experience in boat security and risk prevention and following the increasing demand in boat protection, Marine Assistance now propose the first GSM alarm for your boat. Based on GSM communication protocol, the NaviProtect from Marine Assistance is an alarm designed for

99% of our clients “very satisfied”.

In fact, each of our service operators is evaluating the client’s satisfaction after having been called out in order to solve a breakdown situation. Having carefully evaluated all of those opinions we are now delighted to share this extremely positive result with the

Marine Assistance Apps : 10000 Downloads !

Only within a few days our new  Marine Assistance App has been downloaded for 10.000 times. That’s a positive feedback for our team and has been exceeding our expectations. That’s a great occasion though to thank all our partners for having participated in

Smartphone application : MARINE ASSISTANCE APP

MARINE ASSISTANCE® check our new smartphone application ! The application is free and allows you to handle your entire breakdown via your smartphone. Download our new app on ANDROÏD MARKET and via the APPLE SHOP (Iphone et Ipad).