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About Lucy Chabot Reed

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

Sequoia case dismissed

The Supreme Court of the State of New York has dismissed a legal complaint against FE Partners that alleged it tried to improperly wrest control of the former …

Thoughts about drugs and yachting

This issue should never be the “elephant in the room.” Drugs are illegal on any vessel and if someone is beginning to show signs of abuse, they …

Lazy Z and IYC create marathon for cancer

I love it when a plan comes together. I first learned about M/Y Lazy Z’s efforts to raise money for breast cancer research during its yacht hop at the …

Stew takes her mettle out for a ride

Stew Whitney Fair used to drink. Living in the art and entertainment scene in New York and Los Angeles, partying was a big part of her life. When she got into …

Do you drink from plastic water bottles?

Yes – 75% No – 25% Last year, charter brokers in the Caribbean handed out stainless steel water bottles to encourage yacht crew to stop using so …

Old Boat Has Style That Survives

The first thing you notice as you approach M/Y www.The Next Port.com is its awkward boarding ladder, followed immediately by its awkward name. But if you can …

Power issue turn on the generators at the Miami Brokerage show

By Lucy Chabot Reed At least a dozen large yachts have been struggling with inconsistent electrical power while docked in the Yacht & Brokerage Show this …

Checking The Tide: Do you Have Tattoos?

Do you have tattoos?12 Yes, visible18 Yes, not visible25 Not yet43 Never As tattoos have become more popular among younger people, the trend hasn’t …

Rain clouds hamper opening day at the Miami Yacht and Brokerage Show

The 25th annual Yacht & Brokerage Show opened yesterday under rain clouds that hung around much of the day, keeping the air muggy and threatening to ruin …

What is your job during the show?

One of the primary duties of yacht crew during a boat show – after keeping the yacht spotless, of course – is to take potential buyers and brokers …

Editor’s Picks

Lionfish Challenge eliminates 23,000 fish

Lionfish Challenge eliminates 23,000 fish

During the fourth annual Lionfish Challenge, held May 18 to Sept. 2, 23,451 lionfish were taken out of the ocean. There were 349 people …

Triton Expo 2019 draws big crowd

Triton Expo 2019 draws big crowd

As yachts begin to arrive in town for the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, more than 1,000 yacht captains, crew, and business …

Latest in the charter fleet: Balista with NJ; Excellence with Denison

Latest in the charter fleet: Balista with NJ; Excellence with Denison

M/Y Balista, a 153-foot (46m) Cantieri Di Pisa in 2013, available for winter charter in the Bahamas and Caribbean, and summer charter in …

Loon, Lady Rose take top crew awards

Loon, Lady Rose take top crew awards

Yacht crew were recognized for excellence in 21 categories during the Crew Awards by Acrew on Saturday. About 400 yacht captains and crew …

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