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White House on the Water

By Catherine Pearson | Posted October 2008

Sequoia was made the official presidential yacht in the 1930’s by President HooverOn November 4, we head to the polls with a most important aim: to elect the 44th President of the...

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Creature-Catching Comforts

By Capt. Grant Rafter | Posted August 2008

Viking YachtsViking 50 ConvertibleThere are few things that say comfort like a Sunbrella-covered cockpit mezzanine. But that's far from the only fine amenity aboard Viking's new...

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The Return of the Motorsailer?

By Capt. Grant Rafter | Posted June 2008

For a long time there has been a stigma attached to motorsailers: They're neither good motoryachts nor good sailboats. But in a world where "going green" has become a chief...

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Fast Food

By George L. Petrie | Posted April 2008

Mystic SL 700It was an unlikely scene. The owner and his wife, both in their 70s, sat hunkered down in the U-shape settee forward of the centerline helm station in their custom-...

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Rough Road, Smooth Ride

By Alan Harper | Posted April 2008

My notebook was almost full. Cannes does that. Not being in films, I hardly ever visit the town except at boat-show time, in September. In the last few years, the show has gotten...

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Ocean 58 Super Sport Video

By | Posted February 2008

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The River Rats of Ramadi

By John Cantlie | Posted September 2007

For coalition forces Ramadi is the most dangerous city in Iraq. The capital of sprawling Al Anbar province in western Iraq, the city lies 65 miles west of Baghdad. Ramadi is the...

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Utopia Video

By | Posted July 2007

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Earthrace Tragedy

By | Posted June 2007

[Editor's note: A little more than a week after the 78-foot trimaran Earthrace began her quest to break the elapsed record for circumnavigating the globe in a powerboat, the...

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Sessa C35 Video

By | Posted April 2007

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Sessa C52 Video

By | Posted December 2006

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Pacific Mariner 85 Video

By | Posted August 2006

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