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Captain’s anger nets positive results

Capt. Carlos Macias shakes his head remembering all the trash he saw every day running a sightseeing boat in Miami. It made him mad.   “These waters …

Latitude Adjustment highlights crew on the move at Antigua show

Every crew member has a story, of how they got here, why they stayed, what’s next in their lives. As the Antigua Charter Yacht Show wraps up today, here …

Natita captain: Crew rotation is the only schedule that makes sense

Capt. Charles Dugas-Standish has worked 25 years to land the gig he has now on M/Y Natita.  Sure, it’s a beautiful 217-foot (66m) superyacht, and a …

Smaller, quieter Antigua Charter Yacht Show kicks off

The 51st annual Antigua Charter Yacht Show opened yesterday, and the sense on the docks was that the show felt smaller and quieter than last year.   With …

Hiring crew costs more than money

This month’s From the Bridge captains lunch took a different turn than we expected. Previously, a captain suggested we ask “What does it cost to …

Latitude Adjustment highlights crew making a difference

Remember those former yachties Jimmy Floyd at Bradford Marine told us about last fall, Mike and Susie Whiteside who left yachting to raise a family in …

AC exhibit opens in Palm Beach

A new exhibit on the history of yacht racing is on display at Flagler Museum in Palm Beach through Jan. 6. “Capturing the Cup: Yacht Racing During the …

AC72 cat dismasted in trial sail

Oracle Team USA, defender of the 34th America’s Cup, capsized and destroyed its 72-foot catamaran in a training sail in mid-October in San Francisco. No …

Yachts visit Koh Samui

A growing number of superyachts are visiting Thailand’s island of Koh Samui in the Gulf of Siam.Koh Samui rises off the southeastern seaboard of Thailand …

Crew goals accomplished

It’s always nice to hear that some in yachting are able to achieve their goals. I can’t remember how I first met Capt. Scott Schwaner, but …

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Crew Compass: Crew can curb ocean pollution

Crew Compass: Crew can curb ocean pollution

Crew Compass: by Lauren Loudon It’s hard to pinpoint exactly what it is that defines my love for the ocean, but there are several …

Yachties invited to ‘Spin for a Cause’

Yachties invited to ‘Spin for a Cause’

Young Professionals in Yachting have put out the call for the marine industry to unite on Aug. 16 for an afternoon of fun and exercise to …

Top Shelf: Rice paper rolls with green mango, shrimp and avocado

Top Shelf: Rice paper rolls with green mango, shrimp and avocado

Top Shelf: by Chef Tim MacDonald Some 30 years ago, on Richmond’s Victoria Street in Australia, the Vietnamese rice paper roll was a …

Latest news in the charter fleet: Tranquility now with CN

Latest news in the charter fleet: Tranquility now with CN

News in the charter fleet M/Y Tranquility, a 300-foot (91.5m) Oceanco launched in 2014, available for summer charter in the western Med …

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