My Qing Extends Service for 2nd South Pacific Visits

Normally, megayacht owners don’t want their yachts staying any longer than originally planned at a service yard. Interestingly, the owner of My Qing went against the norm. What was supposed to be a few weeks of work in Australia is now a few months, extending an already-extensive exploration of Australiasia. My Qing (pronounced “my ching”) Continue reading

YachtAid Global Kicks off Crowdrise Campaign

Charitable organizations understandably rely on the generosity of donors. YachtAid Global is banking on a new online fundraising campaign to broaden its impact on remote communities. The goal is to garner the assistance of both the yachting community and the general public. YachtAid Global’s fundraising campaign is being hosted via Crowdrise. Crowdrise is a high-profile Continue reading

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Tropical Storm Erika Disaster Aid Needed

The island of Dominica is struggling to recover following Tropical Storm Erika’s direct hit on August 27. The yachting community is therefore once again mobilizing to supply aid for this treasured cruising area. Two organizations, the Dominica Marine Association and YachtAid Global, are each requesting that yacht owners, crew, and the industry for assistance. More Continue reading