2021 BEST OF SHOW WINNER


The Ocean Alexander 35R received the Best of Show award by NBC Sports at the 62nd Annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS). 

The Best of Show award is given to innovative debut boat models on display at FLIBS that embody a variety of elements, including performance, design, technology, and architecture.

The Ocean Alexander 35R measures close to 116 feet and is part of the brand’s Revolution series. This model shares some characteristics with other Ocean Alexander yachts from the Legend series, offering a true “quad deck” design, a flybridge deck, the most expensive beach club layout, and a huge forward Portuguese lounging and sunbed area.

FLIBS and the Best of Show award presentation will be featured on its own 1-hour special to showcase the largest in-water boat show and some of the latest vessels leading the way in innovative design. Commentated by Townsend Bell, Leigh Diffey, and Kristen Beat, the show will air on Sunday, October 31st at 10 pm EST on NBC Sports.

The Best of Show award is given to innovative debut boat models on display at FLIBS that embody a variety of elements, including performance, design, technology, and architecture. The winner was selected by an elite panel of independent judges including Captain Dave Marciano of Wicked Tuna; Ricky Carmichael, Motorcross Superstar; Paul Tracy, former Indy Car driver and current Indy Car analyst; Captain Jo-Ann Burdian, Captain of the U.S. Coast Guard, Sector Miami; and Inter Miami CF Midfielder, Victor Ulloa.

The Ocean Alexander 35R will be on display at FLIBS at the Face Dock, 6C. Show hours are 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM on Saturday, October 30th, and 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM on Sunday, October 31st.