Silver Tiger wins the respected BOB Award

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Silver Tiger BRz and DCz won the Best of Boats, Best for Beginners award.

The Best of Boats awards were given at Berlin Boat&Fun boat show on Thursday 21st of November. The winners were chosen by a jury of 18 maritime journalists. During the season 2019 the jury tested over 150 boats, from which they chose the finalists into five categories , Best for Beginners, Best for Fishing, Best for Travel, Best for Fun and Best for Family. The BOB Award has become one of the most respected awards in Europe’s boat industry.

Silver Tiger won the Best for beginners category. Jury’s comments were “The Silver Tiger is a fun boat to drive and safe also for beginners. The boat has innovative  solutions and new-age design thinking. The boat’s Petestep hull is also ecological.” 

Christoffer Wallgren from Silver boats received the price and thanked with following words: “It feels fantastic to be holding this trophy. It is a great honor for us to receive a BOB Award – and to be recognized for the quality of our boats“.

Silver model range consists of three series; X-range consists of pure aluminium boats, Y-range of AluFibre models, which hulls are aluminium and interior fibreglass and the Z-range is made from fibreglass. Silver Tigers are from the Silver Z-range. The Z-series consists of four boat models, six meters long Silver Tiger BR and Tiger DC, the eight meters long Raptor DC and year 2020 novelty Viper DC. The novelty Viper will be launched at the Helsinki boat show in February. The fibreglass boats are made in Valkeakoski Finland, designed by Norwegian Eker Design and the unique Petestep hull is from Sweden. The Z-series is a great example of the know-how in Nordic countries.


For more information:

Peter Krusberg
Product Development Manager 
+358 (0)500 409 643

Christoffer Wallgren
Export Manager
+358 (0)​40 705 4843