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COVID, fires, lawsuits, obituaries among top stories of 2020

COVID, fires, lawsuits, obituaries among top stories of 2020

Yacht captains and crew -- as well as other yachting professionals -- found lots of news of interest on The-Triton.com last …

Ending weird 2020 in the Exumas

Ending weird 2020 in the Exumas

At the beginning of this pandemic, I went into panic mode and pondered what my options were, seeing as I expected this to totally stall …

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From The Bridge

From the Bridge: Captains offer tips on how to start, grow and make it in yachting

From the Bridge: Captains offer tips on how to start, grow and make it in yachting

COVID has changed everything about yachting. Cruising grounds closed; cruising itself was severely limited. Onboard operations changed in …

From the Bridge: Yacht owner trip cancellations mean work, not rest

From the Bridge: Yacht owner trip cancellations mean work, not rest

From the Bridge: by Dorie Cox Each month a group of yacht captains gathers with The Triton for a private conversation about an industry …

From the Bridge: Crew dream of moving up, captains long to move down

From the Bridge: Crew dream of moving up, captains long to move down

From the Bridge: by Dorie Cox A group of yacht captains with experience at the helm of yachts from 100 feet to more than 250 feet …

Triton Survey

Tie me up, tie me down, but make it side-to

The state of megayacht dockage around the world has evolved in the past decade to include everything traveling yacht crew and guests could …

Best part of shows: catching up  with friends; Worst: attitudes

Best part of shows: catching up with friends; Worst: attitudes

Here’s what yacht captains and crew like best about boat shows. Their thoughts tend to align with why they go to shows in the first …

Triton survey: Have you ever lost anything overboard?

Every crew member we spoke to lost something overboard. Top of the list were sunglasses and personal items such as cell phones and …

From The Archives

From the Bridge: Captains’ legacies continue to be created

From the Bridge: Captains’ legacies continue to be created

From the Bridge: by Dorie Cox Among the hundreds of people on the docks at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show last month, a …

Yachts Lohengrin, Reflection destroyed by fire in Fort Lauderdale

Yachts Lohengrin, Reflection destroyed by fire in Fort Lauderdale

UPDATE: Nov. 19, 9:22 am By Dorie Cox Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue trucks headed toward smoke and flames on Marina Mile in Fort …

FLIBS19: USCG, CBP address yacht issues

FLIBS19: USCG, CBP address yacht issues

By Dorie Cox Surrounded by millions of dollars worth of yachts for sale, officers from several U.S. governmental agencies explained how …

FLIBS19: Crew shine as show gets busy over the weekend

FLIBS19: Crew shine as show gets busy over the weekend

Under awnings, umbrellas, and from the inside, yachts crew were dressed and ready to greet visitors on a busy Saturday during the 60th …