The Triton

Uncategorized

Crew honored at Antigua’s Concours des Chefs

ADVERTISEMENT

Thirty-one yacht crew were honored at the 13th annual Concours des Chefs last night at the Antigua Charter Yacht Show.

 

Among superyachts of 160 feet and larger, the first place winner is Stuart Ince of M/Y Arianna. Morgan Lonegran of S/Y Red Dragon won second place. Ty Power of M/Y Lazy Z won third.


In the category of yachts 100-159 feet, first place.went to Jerry Pond of M/Y Arioso, who won second in this category last year. Jacob Ebert of M/Y Symphony II took second, and Tonya Bohn of M/Y Amitie won third.
Among vessels less than 100 feet, Toni Leslie of S/Y Inukshuk won first place. Second place went to Robin Thompson of S/V Matau. And tied for third were Emma Whicher of S/Y More Magic and Claudia Salomon of S/Y Clevelander.


The theme this year was healthy dinner and included judges from top island resorts and restaurants, fellow yacht chefs, a journalist and a local business person. The judges gave a special honor for “amazing effort” to Andrew Graham of M/Y Spirit.


In addition to the dinner, chefs could enter a separate category for best use of coffee in a recipe, including food or drink.


For yachts of 160 feet and larger, Lazy’s Z’s Power won first place, Marcus Warm of M/Y Darlings Danama won second, and Red Dragon’s Lonergan won third.


For yachts 100-159 feet, James Catling of M/Y Harle won first place, Arioso’s Pond won second, and Symphony II’s Ebert won third.


For yachts smaller than 100 feet, Whicher of S/Y More Magic won first place, Inukshuk’s Leslie won second and Audrey Harper of S/V Flow won third.


There was also a table setting challenge. Winners included Jen Lanza of M/Y Natita (larger than 160 feet), Sandra Jordan of M/Y Arioso (100-159 feet) and Casey Barnes of S/V Matau (less than 100 feet).

Watch for stories of the winners in the January issue of The Triton and online in the coming weeks.

Related Articles

Fort Lauderdale yachty spots moving, changing

Fort Lauderdale yachty spots moving, changing

For all those yachting professionals heading back into Fort Lauderdale after a summer away, a few buildings and companies may look a little different, so we offer this update to the goings on around …

The choice is whether to rent or buy.

Many factors impact the decision to buy or rent a home. As the housing market changes in different communities, this decision becomes increasingly difficult.We hear Realtors say that now is the time …

Volunteers pull 20 tons from water

More than 2,000 volunteers picked trash from South Florida’s waterways in March as part of the 38th annual Broward County Waterway Cleanup, the county’s largest and longest-running environmental …

Is drinking becoming an issue in your professional life?

Is drinking becoming an issue in your professional life?

Drinking too much can be a dangerous game. Done on a regular basis, it can be unhealthy in many different ways. It can harm relationships, our health and our careers. It can get ugly. It’s all fun …

A few debuts at the Miami Yacht and Brokerage Show

Greenline 33 and 40, two diesel-electric hybrid boats are on display in front of the Eden Roc. Introduced in 2010, this is the first time it’s appeared in Miami.  Three yachts from …

Newport19: Deck crew fill fenders, arrange flowers, hop, fly drones

Newport19: Deck crew fill fenders, arrange flowers, hop, fly drones

Captains, deck crew and engineers faced four challenges of competition during the Newport Charter Yacht Show last week.  They were recognized in specific categories, but overall prizes were …

Comments

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Please answer the question below to leave a comment. * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.