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Friends, colleagues remember captain

Friends, colleagues remember captain

By Lucy Chabot Reed Capt. Alan Bradley Shepherd died Aug. 15 of lung cancer. He was 50. In yachting more than 25 years, Capt. …

Triton Survey: Will you attend FLIBS?

Triton Survey: Will you attend FLIBS?

The latest results on our industry-wide survey: Will you attend FLIBS? 457 people have responded. More than half (55.58%) said they …

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From The Bridge

From the Bridge: Yacht owner trip cancellations mean work, not rest

From the Bridge: Yacht owner trip cancellations mean work, not rest

From the Bridge: by Dorie Cox Each month a group of yacht captains gathers with The Triton for a private conversation about an industry …

From the Bridge: Crew dream of moving up, captains long to move down

From the Bridge: Crew dream of moving up, captains long to move down

From the Bridge: by Dorie Cox A group of yacht captains with experience at the helm of yachts from 100 feet to more than 250 feet …

From the Bridge: Yacht captains cautious to comment on bad behavior

From the Bridge: Yacht captains cautious to comment on bad behavior

From the Bridge: by Dorie Cox A yacht engineer wrote in to The Triton that he had been watching boats speed through the harbor in St. …

Triton Survey

Triton Survey on yacht noise onboard

Triton Survey on yacht noise onboard

Engines, generators, but mostly people, make the noise onboard yachts When outsiders think of yachting, they imagine tranquil beaches …

Triton survey comments from crew

What yachties think of the holidays:It's the owners’ call. If they wish to spend the holidays on their yachts, then so must we. If …

Triton survey comments on multiple boats

More comments from yacht captains about what it is like managing multiple vessels? Trying to move all three in a flotilla, at times, was …

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From the Bridge: Yacht watch duty anything but standard

From the Bridge: Yacht watch duty anything but standard

From the Bridge: By Dorie Cox Many things can go awry on a yacht. A watchkeep can be the first line of defense to prevent such things as …

USCG stops illegal charter in Miami

USCG stops illegal charter in Miami

Officers from a Coast Guard Station Miami vessel terminated the charter trip of M/Y Golden Touch II, a 147-foot Sensation, on Aug. 19 near …