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And the winner is …

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May 21, 2019
Did you hear that the winners of the World Superyacht Awards were announced last weekend?


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Leave only Footprints – Part II

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May 14, 2019
What can we as individuals … boat & yacht owners, crew, and other yachting industry professionals … do?


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Leave only Footprints – Part I

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May 8, 2019
Can the yachting industry reduce its carbon footprint and environmental impact?


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Yachting with Pets: How much is that bunny in the window?

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April 29, 2019
Great experiences are better shared, especially when you can share them with those you love, including your pets. We usually cruise with our two rescue dogs, Cagney and Lacey, known as the Beagle sisters, as well as our two rabbits Biscotte and Oscar.


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Are stabilizers really worth it?

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April 23, 2019
Stabilizers and sailing aren’t really used in the same sentence, so when do we see them being used? Firstly, let’s start with a quick description of what stabilizers are, and how they might work.
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Adastra: Ready for take-off?

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April 22, 2019
Adastra, or “ad astra”, meaning “to the stars”, is a very appropriate name for this superyacht resembling a space ship design. Adastra is a 42.5-meter (140’) trimaran built by McConaghy Boats, and she looks like no other boat on the water!


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Some cool yacht design features seen at the Palm Beach International Boat Show

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April 12, 2019
Did you see any cool yacht design features at the Palm Beach International Boat Show?


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What should I be looking at?

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April 9, 2019
I’ll take two of those and that yacht please!We can all agree that boating has been around for centuries.  Trade routes formed, recreational sailing became a ‘thing’ that people can go out and enjoy, and of more recent times, yachting has emerged as the new winner in travelling in style.


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What do you look for when boat shopping?

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March 20, 2019
With the Palm Beach Boat Show and various other spring boat shows just around the corner, and fun times of boat and boat window shopping ahead, I thought I could share some of the things I look out for in a boat from my perspective as an owner/operator.


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Yachting Growing Pains

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March 14, 2019
It was love at first sight! You saw her sitting there, sauntered on up thinking wow, that yacht is amazing and I want it. Maybe you were already looking to buy, maybe you got blindsided, but what ever happened, you now are the proud owner of a yacht.
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