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Americas Cup to increase safety after racing death

The America’s Cup announced 37 safety recommendations in response to the suspension of the summer racing series following the death of crew Andrew …

Keenan publishes The Yacht Service Bible

Yacht stew Alene Keenan announced the publication of her ebook, “The Yacht Service Bible: The Service Manual for Every Yacht.” Founder and CEO of …

Costa Rica swims with sights for yachts

The Pacific coast of Costa Rica offers more than scenery for yachts transiting the Panama Canal and heading north. Nico Ghersinich of Sea Masters, a tour and …

Agents compete in Tough Mudder

Luxury Yacht Group and Big Blue Yachtwear fielded a team of runners in the 2013 Tough Mudder event in Miami in mid-March. The 12-mile obstacle course was …

Triton honored for excellence

The Triton received a second place award in the category of trade and special interest publications from the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) in June. …

NOAA starts post-Sandy surveys

NOAA began its spring post-Sandy hydrographic work on April 11, searching for underwater storm debris and mapping the depths surrounding Liberty Island, …

Captain skill level is crew concern

When a junior crew member steps aboard a megayacht, ready for his/her newest or perhaps first yachting adventure, the abilities of the captain aren’t …

Latitude Adjustment

In the days and weeks before a boat show, I often dread what’s coming. It means long days on the docks and long evenings in the office creating our …

Latitude Adjustment: Marathon bombings hit close to home

It’s happened again. I get the same feeling when there’s a disaster. I first felt it on Sept. 11, but it’s happened several times since: the …

Dania Cut to add megayacht slips

Dania Cut Superyacht Yard in Ft. Lauderdale has signed an agreement with the property owner at Broward Shipyard to take over some of its slips, meaning that …

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Crew use COVID downtime to make a difference

Crew use COVID downtime to make a difference

By Lucy Chabot Reed Yacht crew all over the world have found interesting and creative ways to make a difference during the COVID-19 …

Owner’s View: Not the recommended procedure for captain, crew career in yachting

Owner’s View: Not the recommended procedure for captain, crew career in yachting

Owner’s View: by Melvyn Miller Decades ago, I was berthed in Cape May, New Jersey, next to a flush-deck motoryacht run by a mature …

FLIBS19: Show’s economic impact jumps 50 percent

FLIBS19: Show’s economic impact jumps 50 percent

The 60th annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, held Oct. 30-Nov. 3, 2019, generated $1.3 billion in economic impact in the state …

Yacht bosun chooses to think like an owner, not spend like one

Yacht bosun chooses to think like an owner, not spend like one

By Bosun Alex Kempin I know, yet another article about personal finance and someone telling you to do something you will never do. I …

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