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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 …

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 …

Miami hosts two shows

Around the world boaters know of the Miami boat show. But most of them don’t realize there are two Miami shows. Both the Yacht and Brokerage Show and the …

Crew get in motion on the ex-Harbour Island

This month we have news of captains and crew taking new positions — one in which an owner moved up, one in which a captain did. It’s great to be …

What is the definition of cheap?

When the topic for this month’s captains conversation was announced at lunch, the captains in the room let out a collective chuckle. It seemed that most …

UK invests in Grenada yachting

Grenada has been awarded a US$375,000 grant to expand and develop the country’s marine and yachting sector, specifically with a 15-minute video about the …

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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 …

M/Y Lazy Z crew runs its way across the Atlantic for Bahamas

M/Y Lazy Z crew runs its way across the Atlantic for Bahamas

The crew of M/Y Lazy Z are on a mission to raise money for disaster relief in the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian. Since they cannot get to …

Cable Marine, Boat Owners Warehouse founder Elmer Strauss dies

Cable Marine, Boat Owners Warehouse founder Elmer Strauss dies

By Dorie Cox From boatyards to retail stores, Elmer Strauss built a collection of businesses that helped change the face of the yacht …

Why come to the Triton Expo

Why come to the Triton Expo

Oct. 16, 5-8 p.m. It’s time for The Triton’s biggest event of the year -- the Triton Expo, this time held on the third Wednesday of …

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