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Palma18: Show busy under sunny skies

A sunny day and busy docks welcomed the 35th Palma International Boat Show in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, on Friday. The show includes a superyacht section with …

MYBA18: Day 3 busy with seminars, contests, yacht hops

Day three of the MYBA Charter Show in Barcelona started with chamois and setup followed by an early seminar on emergency care where “injured” crew learned …

MYBA18: New charter competition for deck crew

By Dorie Cox Deck crew, with help from the interior and the rest of the team on M/Y Maraya, took the top honor during the first All Hands on Deck competition …

MYBA18: Crew keep those charter smiles bright

Crew start early each day to present their yacht’s best. About 50 yachts are on display at OneOcean Port Vell marina. Crew clean, provision and always …

MYBA18: Charter show opens in Barcelona

The 30th edition of the MYBA Charter Show is underway in Barcelona. Crew showed off their ship-shape yachts in preparation of the upcoming Mediterranean …

Yacht ‘transcended money’ for Huizenga Sr.

By Dorie Cox Owning a yacht was not like H. Wayne Huizenga Sr.’s other ventures. The billionaire entrepreneur, who died March 22 at age 81, was known for …

Price named U.S. head of Viking Marine Services

Veteran crew placement agent Sue Price has been hired to run the first U.S. office for Viking Marine Services, part of Viking Recruitment Ltd. of the United …

Crowds ride into the night at Sunrise Harbor Marina 2018

Yacht captains and crew and professionals from the industry mingled over food and beverages at Sunrise Harbor Marina’s annual appreciation party in Fort …

Triton Expo No. 20 draws record crowd

More than 750 yacht captains, crew and industry gathered on the grounds of The Sails last night for the 20th edition of Triton Expo, a record crowd for our …

New Loggerhead marina property under construction in Dania Beach

Marina development is underway in Dania Beach, Florida, for the new Loggerhead Marina, a facility with 2,400 linear feet of dockage for yachts 100 to 250 feet …

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A look at and inside Pendennis

A look at and inside Pendennis

Let us first set the scene, as the location of this shipyard is very much a part of its DNA. Cornwall is a county in England, right at the …

Canadian Maritimes offer secluded cruising

Canadian Maritimes offer secluded cruising

As the nations of the world began to close down this spring, many captains and charter managers began looking for alternative cruising …

From the Bridge: Captains offer tips on how to start, grow and make it in yachting

From the Bridge: Captains offer tips on how to start, grow and make it in yachting

COVID has changed everything about yachting. Cruising grounds closed; cruising itself was severely limited. Onboard operations changed in …

One captain’s mission to ‘bullet proof’ his A/C system

One captain’s mission to ‘bullet proof’ his A/C system

After more than 30 years playing with, working on and running boats in several sectors of the maritime industry, one thing about yachting …