Who Are We?


Finesse Boats was founded in 2016 by Ricky Lee, Son-In-law of industry leading shell builder Jonathan Wilson. Based at Victoria Boatyard in Sheffield alongside the family workshop of Jonathan Wilson Boatbuilders on the Sheffield and Tinsley Canal the site has dedicated workshops for fabrication, paint, upholstery and engineering. With dedicated attention to detail and the driving force being quality all aspects of your bespoke builds are covered ‘in house’ and incorporated into the award winning Jonathan Wilson hulls.

Winners Of The 2019 Crick Boat Show Favourite Widebeam

We are at Crick Boat Show with ‘Time of Life’!
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Whats happening?

Latest News

Electric propulsion.

This will be the first of a series of blogs about electric boats, more specifically electric canal/river boats. Firstly, we are boat builders. I am not a seasoned blogger nor …

Is Now The Time To Go Electric?

With new laws preventing the use of red diesel in private pleasure-craft set to come into force this year and Westminster discussing the future of inland boat propulsion after 2025, …

Crick Trade Day Viewings

All bookings for the Trade Day must be booked through the Crick show organisers. We do still have some availability over the normal show days which can be booked by …

60ft Wide Beams

We also manufacture wide beam crafts with one particular model winning the “BEST WIDE BEAM” category at last years Crick Boat Show. We offer various different models and sizes including …

Virtual Crick Enquiries

Thank you to all the visitors to our section of the show, we hope you like what you have seen of our bespoke built boat Tyloha. The online chat function …