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The Challenges and Joys of Cooking at Sea

Cooking at Sea: Pizza being made on a two-burner stove by Connie McBride. Connie McBride

Cooking at sea is vital to full bellies, high energy and happy boaters. Yet it can be a challenge over long passages, stormy weather and space considerations. Sailors need not live on a diet of peanut butter. Many a cruiser …

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Twofersure Wins Golden Hook Challenge

TwoFerSure, Top Boat in the Golden Hook Challenge (from left) Edward Beach (Top Angler), Tom Sedgwick, Jim Collington and Steve Smith. Photo: Alda Anduze

The marlin played hard to get at the 21st Golden Hook Challenge, hosted by St. Croix’s Golden Hook Fishing Club on March 1 to 2. In the end, it was two decades of experience fishing in this tournament (including three …

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The NEW Hatteras Yachts

Knit Wits, the 41-foot prototype for the first production-line fiberglass-built boat, was restored in 2013, making her grand debut at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. Photos Courtesy of Hatteras Yachts

The Hatteras name is 53-year old brand synonymous with unmatched seaworthiness, durability, performance and luxury. In August 2013 Hatteras Yachts and Cabo Yachts were purchased by Philadelphia based Versa Capital Management, LLC, a private equity investment firm, from the Brunswick …

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How to Buy an Older Boat

61’ Hatteras. Photo Courtesy of Bayport Yachts

The best day of your yachting life should be the day you buy your boat. In buying that boat though, you want to be sure you’re not going to become one of those unfortunate boaters for whom the second happiest …

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Cruising South Carolina Off The Beaten Path

Photography by Claire Gorgen

You might wonder how two accomplished Minnesota sailors wound up in one of the swampier areas of South Carolina aboard a 42-foot Hatteras. The story is as interesting as Chuck and Claria Gorgen are. The Gorgens were serious small sailboat …

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Guys Win at Guy/Gal Tournament

Top Overall Boat: Living the Dream. Photo: Alda Anduze

The gals had a chance to get even, but the guys got head by winning the St. Croix Golden Hook Fishing Club’s 14th Guy/Gal Tournament for the eighth time. This ‘reel’ battle of the sexes, held October 5 and 6 …

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Team MarineMax/Done Deal – Sets Sight on Suncoast Shootout

Team MarineMax/Done Deal - Sights Set on Winning the Suncoast Shootout

The MarineMax Fishing Team announced today that they have entered the Suncoast Saltwater Shootout billfish division as Team MarineMax/Done Deal. The Done Deal is a customer owned 68-foot Hatteras Convertible powered by twin 1800hp Caterpillar diesels. The Suncoast Saltwater Shootout …

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NEWS – Tall Ship Elissa Back in Berth

Elissa is welcomed back from the shipyard by a bagpiper. Photo by Jamie White, Director of the Texas Seaport Museum

Tall Ship Elissa Back in Berth Marking the end of more than four months in dry dock at Texas City’s Bollinger Shipyard, the 1877 Tall Ship Elissa returned to her berth at the Galveston Historical Foundation’s Texas Seaport Museum on …

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NEWS: Rybovich Gains Dry Dock

Rybovich shipyard in West Palm Beach, Fla., took delivery of a 3,000-ton floating dry dock in September.

Rybovich Gains Dry Dock Rybovich shipyard in West Palm Beach, Fla., took delivery of a 3,000-ton floating dry dock in September. Together with their existing 150- and 660-ton Travelifts, the floating dry dock gives the company a broad range of …

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Black Gold Wins 2012 BVI Billfish Tournament

The fish outnumbered the boats in the 2012 BVI Billfish Tournament. Fished July 30th – August 2nd, out of the Bitter End Yacht Club in North Sound, Virgin Gorda, three teams released a total of 18 blue marlin in three …

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