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MegayachtNews.com May Newsletter: America’s Cup Superyacht Program, and More

The America’s Cup in Bermuda is still 13 months away. But the special America’s Cup Superyacht Program created by BWA Yachting has attracted strong interest. So strong, in fact, that only a handful of the specially created, prime-viewing superyacht slips remain available. If you’re a regular reader of the subscriber-only MegayachtNews.com newsletter, which went out Continue reading


6 Months Aboard a Superyacht in 2 Minutes: VIDEO

If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to work aboard a superyacht, here’s your chance. A crewmember who just wrapped up a year with Seawolf put together this video. That’s 365 days of line handling, night watches, ocean crossing, galley dining… and watertoy “testing,” on-shore touring, and more. There’s stunning scenery of St. Lucia, the Continue reading


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Migrant Rescue at Sea: Is Your Yacht Prepared?

Editor’s note: With the Syrian refugee crisis continuing, there’s the possibility of encountering migrants aboard boats and makeshift vessels in the Med this summer. Lending humanitarian aid is not just warranted, it’s required; also warranted, though, are understanding the potential risks and how to be prepared. Rosemont Yacht Management created the following guidance for its Continue reading