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Yacht crew compete, learn in Caribbean Crewfest

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Crew from 18 yachts kept busy with education and exercise during the 5th annual Caribbean Crewfest hosted by Acrew in January.

The four-day event at IGY Yacht Haven Grande Marina in St. Thomas saw 120 crew participate in eight workshops on topics including roll-period, leadership, cigars, cyber security, flowers, hospitality, data and bandwidth management, and travel visas.

There were a variety of outdoor activities such as volleyball, soccer, team games and hiking with a culmination of competition during the Crewfest Games and a barbecue party. Photos provided

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