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About Lucy Chabot Reed

Lucy Chabot Reed is publisher and founding editor of The Triton.

PBIBS17: Show’s growth gains fans

By Lucy Chabot Reed and Dorie Cox Initially a small boat show held in a parking lot in 1982, this year’s Palm Beach International Boat Show has grown to …

PBIBS17: Nautical quiz, part 2

Let’s see how nautical you (or your mates) are. Take the rest of our little quiz. Scroll down for the answers: When two power vessels meet and are at a half …

PBIBS17: Crowds show up for busy, sunny Saturday

As the sun came out and winds died down, yacht crew were finally able to tend the crowds. Photos by Dorie Cox and Lucy Chabot

PBIBS17: Take this nautical quiz

Let’s see how nautical you (or your mates) are. Take this little quiz. Scroll down for the answers: Generally, where is the Panama Canal in relation to …

Missing a true mariner as kids and I seek role models

Publisher’s Point: Lucy Chabot Reed It’s the day after the Chairman’s Gala and I find myself missing Whale. The event wasn’t even something Capt. …

Triton networks with Florida Luxurious Properties

The real estate brokerage firm of Florida Luxurious Properties will host Triton Networking on the third Wednesday in March (March 15). All captains, crew and …

Budget a priority for concise refit invoices

Myriad factors must be balanced when a yacht captain manages a refit, and chief among them is the budget. Once a scope of work is approved and a budget …

YMB17: Test your mates with this nautical quiz

Test your mates with this nautical quiz. (Scroll down to find the answers.) How deep is a fathom? “To dress a ship” means what? To hoist her flags; …

YMB17: Quantum unveils new retractable stabilizer, corporate headquarters

By Lucy Chabot Reed Several hundred people helped Ft. Lauderdale-based Quantum Marine Engineering celebrate the opening of its new world headquarters building …

YMB17: Helping out has changed S/Y Vivid captain

By Lucy Chabot Reed When Capt. Tim Forderer tells the story about helping a school on Komodo Island build a fence to keep the dragons from attacking the kids, …

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Another try for a megayacht marina in Ft. Pierce

Another try for a megayacht marina in Ft. Pierce

By Dorie Cox Former yacht captain Buddy Haack believes that megayachts should be able to get work done in Ft. Pierce, Fla. At the same …

From the Bridge: The heart of yachting is passion, lifestyle, people

From the Bridge: The heart of yachting is passion, lifestyle, people

From the Bridge: by Dorie Cox Yachting is a complex mix of owners, crew, money, travel and much more. A captain recently wondered if the …

The Agent’s Corner: Rules about clearing in, PWCs in Spain

The Agent’s Corner: Rules about clearing in, PWCs in Spain

The Agent's Corner: Deb Radtke Welcome to The Agents Corner, where I strive to answer pressing questions about yachting. Each week I …

PBIBS17: Show’s growth gains fans

PBIBS17: Show’s growth gains fans

By Lucy Chabot Reed and Dorie Cox Initially a small boat show held in a parking lot in 1982, this year's Palm Beach International Boat …