Serious Yardage: Tom Brady video-calls from Davis Island into Wajer Yachts’ product announcement in … [+] The Netherlands.
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NFL legend and 7-time Super Bowl champion Tom Brady made a surprise appearance, via video link, at Dutch boat-builder Wajer’s announcement of its latest luxury yacht in the Netherlands last week. And confirmed he will be one of the first to take delivery of the new 77-foot offshore vessel.
“I enjoyed the waters of New England, but when we moved to Tampa, with its beautiful bay, I said to myself, ‘I NEED a boat,’” Brady told attendees. “I love what (Wajer Managing Director) Dries Wajer is doing. When we first started working together, I was able to try-out a Wajer 38, then I got my Wajer 55S, and now I’m looking forward to continuing my ‘captainship’ on a Wajer 77…which Dries tells me I’ll get before the end of the year.”
Buccaneer Brady famously skippered his $2 million Wajer 55S during the water-parade Super Bowl celebration in Tampa after the team’s victory in February. And more famously made a stunning pass completion of the hefty Lombardi Trophy from his boat’s stern to the bow of the boat that team mate and tight-end Rob Gronkowski was aboard…