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Yacht captains, crew golf for charity at NMS Yachty Nationals

Nearly 150 captains, crew and industry representatives took to the greens for the annual Yachty Nationals Invitational Golf Tournament hosted by National …

From deck to interior, crew compete in Bluelympics

Captains and crew took to duties – but just for fun, camaraderie and competition at Bluewater USA’s Bluelympics, an inaugural event held April 6 in Fort …

Industry joins Triton Networking with Trac Ecological

The first Wednesday in April kicked off Triton Networking with Trac Ecological in Dania Beach. More than 200 captains, crew and business people gathered in the …

PBIBS19: Crew on the job at Palm Beach International Boat Show

Yacht captains and crew keep a shine and a smile during the Palm Beach International Boat Show. The 34th edition ran March 28-31. Photos by Dorie Cox Related …

Mate bitten by shark in Queensland

The first mate aboard M/Y DeLisle III was bitten by a shark while in the waters of the Whitsunday Islands off the coast of Queensland, Australia, on March 25. …

Campaign launched to fight hunger in Balearics

Global Yachting Group’s Nick Entwisle has founded a new project called Yachting Gives Back to address the stark disparity between rich and poor in the …

The Wharf coming to Lauderdale’s Riverfront

The Wharf, a pop-up, multi-use event space on the Miami River, has announced plans to open a new waterfront location along Fort Lauderdale’s New River later …

Captain sentenced to probation, restitution in collision death

UPDATE: March 20, 2019 Capt. Cooper “Chick” Bacon, 79, of Cape May, New Jersey, was sentenced to two years probation and ordered to pay $1,800 restitution …

Triton Spotter: Atlantic Ocean

By special request, The Triton was added to a yacht order that was air-dropped at sea and retrieved by tender recently. Read more about Blue Tide Marine’s …

Nominations for 2019 crew awards now open

Nominations are open for Acrew’s 2019 Crew Awards, an annual international program recognizing captains and crew who excel in their work on board megayachts. …

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Surveyor, former yacht engineer Mark Webb dies

Surveyor, former yacht engineer Mark Webb dies

By Dorie Cox An engineer and a yacht surveyor, Mark Webb died after complications from triple by-pass heart surgery in Fort Lauderdale. …

200 celebrate at Triton Networking with Maritime Marine

200 celebrate at Triton Networking with Maritime Marine

About 200 people enjoyed a Polynesian-inspired Triton Networking event last night at Maritime Marine in Fort Lauderdale. The team and …

Special delivery: Laurel crew transport no-longer-salty dogs

Special delivery: Laurel crew transport no-longer-salty dogs

By Dorie Cox; Photos by Purser Stephanie Hodges and Second Stew Shani Davies Cleaned up and rested, 10 dogs from the Bahamas Humane …

Veteran captain Achim Fischer dies in car accident

Veteran captain Achim Fischer dies in car accident

By Dorie Cox Capt. Achim Fischer died in Antibes on Nov. 26 as a result of a car accident. He was 72. A veteran captain of 30 years, …

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