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Essential Washdown Tools on Yachts and How To Use Them

For deckhands, washing down a boat is one of the first skills they will learn. It’s common for green/new deckies to wash a yacht on their first dayworking job, so being familiar with common washdown tools and products will make the first day easier. 768 more words


5 Common Mistakes Yacht Crew Make During the Job Search

When searching for a job, it’s the little things that matter. If you miss something small, it can ruin your chances of getting the job. Here are 5 common mistakes you might be making during your job search: 404 more words


Luxury Travel x Newport Rhode Island

Newport Rhode Island, a summer vacation destination, where the yachts are aplenty and the architectural wonders are revered national landmarks. Bellevue Avenue, a historical district, is home to some of the most exclusive museums, including the world famous… 246 more words


Wind Pinching

Sailing Uphill.

I’ve been accused of being a ‘Wind pincher.’

Wind pinching is a sailing term for sailing a yacht close to a breeze, so close that it leaves nothing over. 394 more words


DEFENDER, US-33 Wins Queen's Cup

Scuttlebutt Europe, July 18, 2017

Defender Proves Age Is Just A Number With Queen’s Cup Victory

Newport, Rhode Island, USA: Three and a half decades ago, the 12 Metre… 314 more words

12 Metre News

Moby Dick and other Tales

“I know not all that may be coming, but be it what it will, I’ll go to it laughing.” – Herman Melville, Moby Dick

While I knew more what to expect overall for our second crossing, I didn’t expect the drastic weather change. 196 more words


Top 3 Things Captains Look for in Yacht Crew

Looking for a job on a yacht? When creating a yacht CV, consider what captains and hiring managers look for when reviewing yacht crew CVs. 249 more words