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UPDATES FROM WITHIN FACTORY WALLS, AND STORIES FROM THE GOLDFISH PACK AND FRIENDS.

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Guide: Preparing and packing for longer sea crossings

Written by Jørgen Løwe November 3, 2017

Spending time at sea is an essential part of the Goldfish business strategy and we do so all year round. My season contains approximately 3.000 nautical miles in our boats. The experiences I have had at sea this past year have inspired me to write a list of the things I bring on my trips, which […]

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Goldfish Team ready for Oslo & Cannes

Written by Jørgen Løwe September 4, 2017

It’s time for a new season of boat shows. Last weekend we visited beautiful Marstrand. Båter i Sjøen (Oslo) opens Thursday 7th and we will be represented with all our models. Cannes Yachting Festival follows close and has it’s opening day Tuesday 12th of September. We will be represented with the Goldfish 29 Sport & Goldfish 38 SuperSport.  […]

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Our Goldfish-adventure to Corsica

Written by Jørgen Løwe July 5, 2017

We often associate RIB boats with speed and excitement but when used for long distance boating, it is also about adventure. On our trip to the Mediterranean, we left behind the hustle and bustle of the coastal city and enjoyed the imperturbable silence of the sea. Come join us on a boat trip to Corsica. […]

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Police for a Day :: Goldfish Boat

Written by Jørgen Løwe March 10, 2017

The Scandinavian film production company Yellowbird asked The Goldfish staff if we were interested in contributing in their ongoing TV-project. I believe the phrase was: “Do you have a boat that might look a bit military?” We thought we got quite close. Here are a few shots from when The Goldfish Team were Police Officers […]

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Goldfish Try & Buy

Written by Jørgen Løwe February 17, 2017

In 25 years Goldfish Boat has exported boats all over the world. Some will say that Son, Norway isn’t the centre of the world. Therefore, we have made Goldfish Try & Buy. The page provides you with two types of boats. Those that are available for demonstration and those that are for sale. Use the […]

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Goldfish M12 for sale

Written by Henrik Sollie February 3, 2017

At Goldfish we build boats both to meet Military requirements and individual demands. Even though most of the technology that goes into hull-design and construction is similar, different concepts and platforms serve different purposes. Compromising is not an option in either grouping. The new M12 series is developed as a concept to enter into Military operations. […]

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Review by Hamen.se

Written by Jørgen Løwe November 28, 2016

Hamnen.se tested Goldfish 23 Tender last summer. Read how they experienced it here. (Swedish only)      

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Transport and Storage?

Written by Jørgen Løwe November 2, 2016

Working in The Goldfish Team you often get question like “how should I store my Goldfish offseason”, “which trailer should I buy” or “how to secure it when in transport”. As well, from time to time we see owners damaging their boats from poor lifting, storage or slinging under transport. That’s my motivation for writing this article. […]

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Ceramic Coating :: Gelcoat

Written by Jørgen Løwe October 19, 2016

A large percentage of our builds has coloured gel coat. We always highly recommend to do a painted deck if you choose a dark coloured gel coat for hot climate where the sun is strong. The painting process is costly and a large investment. Whether you choose a painted deck or not, we recommend to do […]

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A Royal Finale

Written by Jørgen Løwe September 16, 2016

For a lot of people The Cannes Royal Regatta marks the finale of the season. At Goldfish we have had det opportunity to support the regatta for many years. 2016 edition is not an exception. Our local Sales Agent, Parton Yachting will be present with a Goldfish 29 Sport. He will be doing VIP tender […]

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Exploring the Mediterranean Ocean :: Corsica

Written by Jørgen Løwe September 13, 2016

Last week we participated Cannes Yachting Festival 2016. The show where great, but late nights often results in some good ideas… Sunday morgning Virginie Pelagalli from Moteur Boat, Alex Udin from Phantom Sailing and my self took the Goldfish 38 SuperSport Build no. 010 out of the show and headed out to sea. The destination was Corsica, but that was not […]

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Boat Shows 2016

Written by Jørgen Løwe August 25, 2016

It’s that time a year… The summer is over (at least in Norway) and at the Goldfish Factory we are filling up the build slots for the upcoming winter. We hope you like to visit us at one of our shows this year. Either if it’s to share stories about this season, your last trip, what you like […]

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Goldfish Service Ranger :: Mediterranean

Written by Jørgen Løwe August 12, 2016

Incidents are a part of nature in boating, and even the smallest things can a massive irritant. This is exactly why we have effective systems and trained people ready to assist whenever you need us. If you experience any issues with your Goldfish, the solution is normally just a phone call away. First line know-how […]

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The Miura Yellow SuperSport

Written by Henrik Sollie July 28, 2016

Our latest creation has just arrived in Sardinia, and will be ready for duty in the Mediterranean this summer. The owner decided to go for the Classic Lamborghini Miura colour from the 60´s with a combination of Branca Nero Hull, all black tube, and carbon/black detailing. When the Miura was released, it was the fastest […]

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Sea Work 2016 :: Goldfish M12

Written by Jørgen Løwe June 15, 2016

Sea Work 2016, Southampton UK Goldfish Professional :: “Operational Effectiveness to a New Level” Goldfish Professional in Cooperation with Golden Arrow Marine launches new M12 RHIB Platform at Sea Work 2016 Southampton, June 14th-16th Goldfish will exhibit our brand new M12 Inboard, powered by Mercury Diesel TDI 4.2L V8 and Seacore XR Diesel Drives Welcome […]

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Goldfish M12 :: Operational Effectiveness to a New Level

Written by Jørgen Løwe

Goldfish Boat presents M12- a new generation military and commercial RHIB series with enhanced capabilities, designed and built for professional operators with high demand on seakeeping performance, operational availability and safety. Technical details is classified due to the mission these boats are built for. What we can share is: M12 sets new standards for stability […]

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Goldfish Professional :: Operational Effectiveness to a New Level

Written by Jørgen Løwe April 28, 2016

Goldfish Professional launches new M12 RHIB Platform at High Speed Boat Operations Forum, Gothenburg Sweden May 10th-12th Norway, 26th April 2016: Goldfish Boat- ”OPERATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS TO A NEW LEVEL” Goldfish Boat AS launches M12- a new generation military and commercial RHIB series with enhanced capabilities Goldfish Boat AS are proud to announce our new RHIB-series designed […]

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Goldfish Owners Trip to PowerBoat Marine

Written by Jørgen Løwe April 8, 2016

Goldfish Sales Agent PowerBoat Marine has invited us for a “spring-break” at Bohus-Malmön. Alexander wants us at the dock at Bohus-Malmön 12.00 Saturday 28th of May. 12:00 – Lunch at PowerBoat Marine. 13:00 – Alexander has planned a (race-like) drive for us… 18:00 – We’re back at PowerBoat for food and drinks. Please send Goldfish […]

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The Goldfish Brothers

Written by Jørgen Løwe March 9, 2016

Get to know the Goldfish Brothers a bit better. Henrik and Pål where interviewed by the Norwegian magazine Baatliv this winter. Click here to read the article  

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Introducing MyGoldfish to Goldfish Owners

Written by Henrik Sollie March 8, 2016

For more than two decades we have been fortunate to have lojal customers selling boats for us. It feels good to give something back to all enthusiastic owners and true ambassadors. To all of you, we proudly present MyGoldfish! MyGoldfish contains everything you need for your ownership. This is your personalised dashboard, designed to make […]

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Your next Adventure?

Written by Jørgen Løwe February 22, 2016

Do you have a dream of having a Goldfish as your place of work? Could you be our first line of defense? Its no doubt that to defend and secure our marine territory its becoming more important and therefore The Norwegian Defense is even more focused on recruiting only the best personell to protect our interests also by […]

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The End of an Era – Ilmor 725

Written by Jørgen Løwe November 24, 2015

The Goldfish Team has known about it for some time and it haven’t been a secret, but now its official. Ilmor Engineering has canceled the production line of MV10 725 Indy. 725 Indy has powered many of  the fastest boats in the Goldfish History. MV10 powered both 36 and 38 SuperSport over 100 knots and 29 […]

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Across Europe with Goldfish 29 RIB Tender

Written by Jørgen Løwe October 26, 2015

Kim Gregeresen joined Goldfish owners-club this month. And what an entrance… The Goldfish 29 RIB Tender he bought from us where located at Mallorca. Kim and his good friend Jannich Hansen is now underway from Mallorca to Sæby, Denmark. The guys estimated to spend 10 days of intense driving to cross the over 2500 nautical […]

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Goldfish Demo boat for sale!

Written by Jørgen Løwe October 20, 2015

Phantom Sailing and Goldfish Boat has enjoyed a mutual beneficial, technical partnership for a couple of years. Through the time of cooperation we have shared “know how” regarding high performance boats both in the sail and power segment. Goldfish has provided Phantom with the best tool possible to follow their carbon catamarans in 30++ knots. Now, its time for their […]

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Words of Wisdom by Goldfish Naval Architect…

Written by Jørgen Løwe October 12, 2015

Our Naval Architect; Fredrik Bolstad will share some of his experience from being a part of Goldfish R&D department this Wednesday in Oslo. Theme for the lecture will be design of high-performance hulls and how we work to adapt technology to both civili and professional clients. Listeners can expect to get insight in stepped hulls, surface drives, handling and […]

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New 6,2L V8 from Mercury

Written by Jørgen Løwe October 2, 2015

Mercury has gifted us a new V8 petrol engine. There wasn’t a second of doubt in our design team. This is a engine we want to offer! Our American friends has rethought the V8. It’s a new 6,2L 350bhp petrol engine that is specially design for marine use. An alternative that will offer comfort, simplicity […]

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New 23 And 28 Tender – Beauty from the inside out

Written by Henrik Sollie September 3, 2015

The Goldfish 23 and 28 Tender was created to challenge convention, ditching superfluous gadgets and gimmicks for an innovative yet back-to-basics thrill-seeker that will not let you down. A day-tripper with a difference, revelling in effortless performance, functionality and joy. Six years have passed since we developed the two avant-garde Tender siblings, and six new […]

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Stockholm, Oslo, Cannes and Monaco…

Written by Jørgen Løwe August 17, 2015

A new season of boat shows are upon us.   Stockholm Boat Show 28-30 August 2015 – Allt på Sjön i Gustavsberg This fall Goldfish will be represented in Stockholm by Öster Offshore, our local Goldfish Sales Agent. Christian will bring his Goldfish 23 Tender MKII and a Goldfish 29 Sport. You will reach Christian at: +46 […]

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Smögen Poker Run 2015

Written by Jørgen Løwe

Once more it was time to visit Smögen Poker Run. As last year we brought this year prototype and headed for Sweden. Congratulations to SPR! The poker run has made its way into our calendars for all time… Its nothing that moves us as much as seeing all of you Goldfish owners hitting it in […]

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Wear Your Kill Cord

Written by Henrik Sollie July 12, 2015

Scandinavian summer is here, and we hope all of our friends have their boat on water ready for small and big adventures. If we can give you one advice for your boating this summer, then that is to WEAR YOUR KILL CORD! Whether you are going out to the skerries for your morning swim, to […]

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Goldfish on Youtube

Written by Jørgen Løwe June 30, 2015

CLICK HERE… GOLDFISH ON YOUTUBE

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Goldfish on Flicker

Written by Jørgen Løwe

VISIT GOLDFISH ON FLICKER!

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New Official Goldfish Sales Agent Sweden

Written by Jørgen Løwe

Christian Öster has been around us for many years and its a pleasure to finally announce that we are in business together. Öster will complement our already successful relationship with Powerboat Marine at Bohus-Malmön. Öster will mainly focus on exploring the eastern coast of Sweden and try to build a community around Goldfish in Stockholm. Come to Stockholm International Boatshow/ Allt för sjön […]

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Oslo Boat Show 2015

Written by Jørgen Løwe

The summer is closing in and Goldfish is on tour, preparing Scandinavia for another boat season. Right now we’re in Gothenburg, in a couple of weeks we’re going to Stockholm and last, but not least we’re attending Oslo Boat Show at Lillestrøm. Do you want to join us for the Opening Party? Visit the link […]

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Cookies Delivered

Written by Jørgen Løwe

Wow. Thank you so much for the thoughts. Yesterday our After Sales Manager got this gift delivered. Norwegian cookie model of a Goldfish 29 RIB Tender. Nice to see that people thinks boating all year around! Thank you very much to the owner of 29 RIB Tender build No.108!  

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Goldfish even greener with ISO 14001 :: Environmental Management- certification

Written by Jørgen Løwe

PRESS RELEASE Goldfish Boat AS in Norway is pleased to announce that the Company’s Environmental Management System has been certified to the international standard BS EN ISO 14001:2004. The certification covers the processes and products from design to assembly and completion, and demonstrates the Company’s long-term commitment to developing and continually improving its environmental focus […]

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FLYING DREAMS “AN OCEAN STORY”: THE MOVIE

Written by Jørgen Løwe

Phantom International released a movie with Goldfish 28Tender in the main role this week. We knew that Phantom was working on a movie that would show our 28Tender from its good side, but we never dreamt of a result even near to this. Lean back, enjoy the feeling of Friday and dream on into the […]

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Goldfish – Build your own!

Written by Jørgen Løwe

Visit Goldfish.com to explore all our models. Goldfish – Build your own lets you configure each boat from scratch. In six steps you put together hull, engine, colors and handpick the equipment you want! GOLDFISH – BUILD YOUR OWN   Both detailed information about each boat/engine and prices are available.

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The Norwegian Defense in action

Written by Jørgen Løwe

In this article you can see pictures taken by Norwegian Defense. The pictures show our boats doing the job they are designed to do! The photos is taken by the cost of Somalia. The photographs was taken by soldiers sailing with KNM “Fridtjof Nansen”. The vessel in command during Operation Ocean Shield (OOS). The fall of […]

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Thank you, Cannes!

Written by Jørgen Løwe

We have look forward to show our new range to the public for a long time, and it was with great expectations that we proudly presented the full range except 23 tender during Cannes Yachting Festival. The overwhelming response is really inspiring to us. We are very fortunate to have discerning customers and followers that […]

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Cannes Yachting Festival – September 2014

Written by Jørgen Løwe

We are preparing for one of our favorite events of the year; Cannes Yachting Festival 2014. Goldfish will be well represented this year with our 28 Tender, 29 Sport, 38 SuperSport and 50 Ocean. All models will be showed in the water and available for viewing. If you would like to make an appointment please […]

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New 29 Sport & 38 SuperSport – Smögen Poker Run 2014

Written by Jørgen Løwe

Smögen Poker Run 2014 – The Movie from Christer Dahl on Vimeo.

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The all-new Evinrude E-Tec G2

Written by Jørgen Løwe

Finally there is an outboard at the market that can be designed to match your new Goldfish. Thank you Evinrude for making great designs even better.   GO TO EVINRUDE CONFIGURATOR  

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New 29 and 38 RIB

Written by Jørgen Løwe

Our 29 RIB Tender was launched in 2005, went through a facelift in 2007 and was redone as a MK II in 2010. 151 builds – all different – were produced in these molds. The 36 P1 SuperSport first hit water just before Round Britain Race in 2008 and was redone in 2010. 28 unique […]

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Ocean 50 Build no. 002 to Mexico

Written by Jørgen Løwe

Build no 002 was completed last week, and after a couple of fun days of testing, the boat was loaded on the trailer heading for Mexican waters. The boat really performed. We measured an average top speed of 61,5 knots with the pair of 570 BHP engines, and the Meta Marine Compact drives and Heering […]

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Cannes Yachting Festival 2014

Written by Jørgen Løwe

The main event for us this season will be our display at the Cannes Yachting Festival. With the support from Parton Yachting, long term representative for Goldfish, we will be taking this opportunity to release two new models and for the first time display the range topping Ocean 50 in Europe. The full range of […]

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Phantom International become technical parter

Written by Jørgen Løwe

“We have often looked to sail to find inspiration to design and materials in the past. With Phantom it was the achievement of the young concept that caught our attention and trigged our curiosity. The more time I spent looking at the boat and listening to Alex talking about the idea behind every details and […]

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Smögen Poker Run 2014

Written by Jørgen Løwe

http://smogenpokerrun.com

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Goldfish is empowering sales force

Written by Jørgen Løwe

Vi søker etter en målrettet og sulten ener som vil bidra til å nå våre ambisiøse mål. Du vil bli en viktig brikke i et midre team som har jobben som hobby. Vi gleder oss til å gå på jobb, og ønsker en kollega som gjør dagene enda mer inspirerende. Du vil selv være med […]

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Goldfish enters London to Monte-Carlo race

Written by Jørgen Løwe

As in 2008, when Goldfish took the prototypes of the 36 P1 SuperSport to do the Round Britain Race, we are now going to let the new 12M prototype run the ultimate test in taking her the 2750 miles from London to Monte-Carlo.Time is not among the few certainties in developing a new boat that […]

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Stockholm Boat Show 2014

Written by Jørgen Løwe

Stockholm Boat Show (Allt För Sjön) was our most important show this spring as we wanted top kick-start the new distribution on Sweden’s East Coast. We count about 50 Goldfish owners in the Stockholm Archipelago alone, and this will be a very important market for us in the years to come.We had the opportunity to […]

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Latest 36 P1 SuperSport

Written by Jørgen Løwe

Build No. 027 will end up in the Black Sea and be used both in salt and freshwater. We look forward to testing!

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New video from Moteur Boat

Written by Jørgen Løwe

Also featuring latest build of Goldfish 23 Patrol, 28 Tender, Lamborghini colored 29 RIB Tender, and 36 P1 SuperSport with targaframe. A BORD DU GOLDFISH 50 OCEAN by moteur-boat

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The show is on – Oslo Boat Show 2014

Written by Jørgen Løwe

Inside they are setting up György Ligeti’s opera Le grand macabre that portrays a society on the brink of an apocalypse. The scenes playing at the piers on the outside might not be as dramatic, brutal or grandiose, but we can promise creations that should invoke emotions within the true boater. Welcome to Goldfish largest […]

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Watch video of the 23 Tender in the rough

Written by Jørgen Løwe

Owner and Designer Pål Sollie took our service boat out one late summers day to show you some of what the hull is capable of. Enjoy!

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29 RIB Tender, Aventador

Written by Jørgen Løwe

The answer are not as obvious as you might think. This is nine layers of paint on an allready outgassing gelcoat. Then, the nine meter of electrostatic carbon deck must be painted fast enough to secure float in the coating. Then, when paint job is executed, the handling in freight and assembly do not tolerate […]

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First 28 Tender with single engine installation

Written by Jørgen Løwe

Visit Goldfish on Flicker for more pics…

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Hamnen.se first out to test new 28 Tender

Written by Jørgen Løwe June 19, 2015

You have to give these journalist credits. They had two boats to test this frosty November day, and Editor in Chief – Gustav Morin had reserved two hours to test and shoot a video of the Goldfish 28 Tender. After about three and a half hours speeding in 0 degrees, he decided it was a […]

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Norwegian Special Forces seek Special Boat Operators

Written by Jørgen Løwe

See both 36 Patrol and 36 Recon in action in this recruiting video Special Boat Operators 1 Special Boat Operators 2

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Oslo Boat Show 2015

Written by admin April 1, 2015

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