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by Capt. Bill Pike

PMY Senior Editor:
Bill’s career incorporates a wide range of experience in both journalism and boating. He began his writing career in 1972 as a general-assignment reporter and columnist for the Watertown Daily Times in Watertown, New York. Later he went on to work as a feature writer and reporter for the St. Petersburg Times. Read more here...

Vietnamese Joy Ride

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted January 2003 | Add a Comment

The infantry company I belonged to in early 1969 was spending about a week in Qua Viet, a little R&R port near what was then the Demilitarized Zone dividing North and South Vietnam.

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Take a Boat Ride

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted January 2003 | Add a Comment

At Sea - February 2002

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So Long, Mr. Sonny

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted January 2003 | Add a Comment

At Sea - August 2002

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Team Players?

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted January 2003 | Add a Comment

Team Players? - At Sea - June 2002

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Wellcraft 47 Excalibur

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted January 2003 | Add a Comment

PMY Boat Test: Wellcraft 47 Excalibur

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Cruisers 3470 Express

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted January 2003 | Add a Comment

PMY Boat Test: Cruisers 3470 Express

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Carver 570 Voyager

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted January 2003 | Add a Comment

PMY Tested: Carver 570 Voyager

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Amels' Toine

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted January 2003 | Add a Comment

Amels’ “Toine”

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Bluewater 52 LE

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted January 2003 | Add a Comment

PMY Boat Test: Bluewater 52 LE

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Carver 346

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted January 2003 | Add a Comment

PMY Tested: Carver 346 Motor Yacht

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