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Triton Survey: Warmer water, less wind makes summer in Bahamas a hit with captains, crew

Survey by Lucy Chabot Reed Photos by Capt. Herb Magney When summer rolls around, yacht owners and guests often choose places they would rather not visit in …

Miami18: Checking the tide: How do you keep in touch with family and friends?

As technology changes and options increase for communication, The Triton was curious how such international travelers as yacht crew keep in touch with family …

FLIBS17: Checking the Tide: Where are you headed after the show?

While most yachts in the boat show this week are for sale, and “plans” can change if the right buyer emerges, we were curious to know where boats are …

FLIBS17: Checking the Tide: Where’s your favorite spot onboard?

While working on a yacht, crew must have their favorite decks or rooms. Although not always accessible to them, we were wondering that if they owned the yacht, …

FLIBS17: Checking the Tide: What scares you?

Inherently the work of yacht crew can be dangerous. They often work with heavy equipment, are responsible for people’s safety and more. We were curious …

FLIBS17: Checking the Tide: What would you change about your uniform?

Yachting is all about image and presentation, and the crew’s appearance is an integral part of that. Uniforms can define a yacht’s program to the public, …

FLIBS17: Checking the Tide: Do you have a tattoo?

By Dorie Cox Tattoos seem popular these days, but does that hold true for the yacht industry? Since most crew list if they have visible tattoos on a CV, we …

Yachts give towns they visit much, directly and indirectly

There are a million factors that determine how much money yachts spend in any given community at any given moment: the time of the year, the time of the day, …

Triton Today Survey Who would you vote for in the U.S. presidential election?

Triton Today Survey: Does “Below Deck” portray yachting’s reality?

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Captain urges all crew to follow COVID rules; virus spreads without knowing

Captain urges all crew to follow COVID rules; virus spreads without knowing

By Lucy Chabot Reed The captain of a 130-foot Westport docked at a marina in South Florida called this week to express concern at what …

New WhatsApp group launched for yacht captains dealing with COVID-19

New WhatsApp group launched for yacht captains dealing with COVID-19

SSan Diego-based YachtAid Global, in cooperation with AYSS Superyacht Global Network, has created a WhatsApp chat group called COVID-19 …

Yacht captains share what COVID-19 has done to their world

Yacht captains share what COVID-19 has done to their world

By Dorie Cox and Lucy Chabot Reed As information changes quickly for yacht crew in a COVID-19-pandemic world, The Triton reached out to …

Chef Thierry Goulard dies over Valentine’s Day in St. Barts

Chef Thierry Goulard dies over Valentine’s Day in St. Barts

By Graham Barnes Thierry was a larger-than-life character with a heart so kind and full of love. He appreciated every second of every …

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