All posts tagged "Tips and Tricks"
How to Dodge the Paparazzi
Fortunately, the European silly season has long since passed and our newspapers and magazines are full of real news once again. For over the summer months, barely a day goes by without photographs of so-and-so celebrity on...
- Posted January 25, 2017
Developing Yacht Crew of the Highest Caliber
In the 2008-09 Volvo Ocean Race, the Swedish flagged Ericsson 4 reeled off 596 miles in 24 hours, a monohull record. And only 18 days after the race’s start. They went on to virtually lap the field,...
- Posted January 1, 2017
Giving Presence and Presents
“You can’t live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you.” John Wooden Working on a yacht can be lonely. Special occasions — anniversaries, birthdays, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, New...
- Posted November 1, 2016
Weathering the Weather
“Red sky at night, sailor’s delight. Red sky in the morning, sailors take warning!” One possible origin of this lore is from the Bible, Mathew 16:2-3 “…Jesus replied to some Pharisees when they wanted him to give...
- Posted September 1, 2016
Tips and Tricks for Selecting Foul Weather Gear AND Staying Dry
If you look at old paintings, you’d think that sailing ships went to sea in almost perfect weather all the time. Sailors of the era appeared on deck in regal finery, but what happened when it...
- Posted August 15, 2016
Drug, Environmental Pathogen and Fuel Testing for Yachts Launched
Invenia Technologies LLC Provides Drug Testing, Environmental Pathogen Testing and Fuel Testing for Yachts and Crew Worldwide Carmen Foy, President and CEO, today announced the launch of Invenia Technologies LLC. “Invenia Technologies has been established to provide the global yachting...
- Posted June 13, 2012
HDTV Satellite Television Systems for Yachts
The charter or voyage has been perfect so far. The international waters have been warm and calm, and the scenery has been spectacular. The sun is starting to set at anchor, and after a shower and a...
- Posted January 6, 2012