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Refit Show returns

The fourth annual Refit Show concluded last night with a networking happy hour after a full day of seminars, demos and exhibits. Though official statistics …

AccuWeather predicts 5-7 hurricanes this season

Weather forecasting company AccuWeather is predicting that this year’s Atlantic hurricane season will see 12 to 14 storms, of which five to seven are …

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 …

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Crew Compass: Working for liveaboards a seismic shift from charter life

Crew Compass: Working for liveaboards a seismic shift from charter life

Crew Compass: by Lauren Loudon People always ask me what it’s like to work on yachts? You must have some good stories, they say. …

Port state CIC inspections this fall to focus on emergency systems

Port state CIC inspections this fall to focus on emergency systems

The Paris and Tokyo MoUs on port state control will conduct a Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on vessel emergency systems and …

Yacht Moatize hits dock in Cairns

Yacht Moatize hits dock in Cairns

By Dorie Cox Capts. Brian and Sue Mitchell looked up from their dinner at a marina restaurant in Cairns in Queensland, Australia, to …

Deeper water to allow for larger yachts at Fort Lauderdale marina

Deeper water to allow for larger yachts at Fort Lauderdale marina

Photos and story by Dorie Cox Scoop by scoop, an excavator on a floating barge dug from the Intracoastal Waterway bed at Sunrise Harbor …

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