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by Kevin Koenig

PMY Senior Editor:
Kevin grew up in New Jersey and spent his summers cruising the Barnegat Bay aboard his father’s 23-foot Sea Ray Respite. He also has earned a certificate in boating from Southwest Florida Yachts. He graduated magna cum laude from Georgetown University in 2004 Read more here...

Cruising Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast

By Kevin Koenig | Posted December 2015 | Add a Comment

A family trip to Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast opens the author’s eyes to a gorgeous, versatile cruising ground that just may be The Next Big Thing.

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Hargrave Raised Pilothouse 101

By Kevin Koenig | Posted December 2015 | Add a Comment

Our first look at the Hargrave Raised Pilothouse 101.  Few things say consistency like Hargrave Custom Yachts. For as long as most can remember the company has turned out sturdy, safe, and efficient vessels that know how to make their owners smile.

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Tiara 50 Flybridge

By Kevin Koenig | Posted December 2015

Our Boat Test of the Tiara 50 Flybridge.  Tiara’s 50 Flybridge is a design-forward, all-purpose cruiser with enough onboard space for the whole family, and then some. Read our full test of her here.

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Sundeck Yachts 550

By Kevin Koenig | Posted December 2015 | Add a Comment

Our first look at the Sundeck Yachts 550.  This Swiss company opted to build the 550 in Italy, and she all but whispers sweet Italian nothings while at the same time maintaining a good amount of seakeeping ability. Form and function, what more could you want?

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White Marlin Lightning Strikes Twice

By Kevin Koenig | Posted December 2015 | Add a Comment

Sometimes there’s simply no explaining the things that happen out there.

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Delta 88

By Kevin Koenig | Posted December 2015

Our Boat Test of the Delta 88.  The carbon-fiber-built Delta 88 is pushing the limits of design and construction in her class. We cruised her around the Swedish resort town of Marstrand to really see what she can do. See what we found out here.

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Elandra 53

By Kevin Koenig | Posted December 2015 | Add a Comment

Our first look at the Elandra 53.  I suspect this boat’s performance level will be equal to her design and construction, and that should bode well for her entrée into the American market.

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Carbon Craft 180

By Kevin Koenig | Posted November 2015 | Add a Comment

Our first look at the Carbon Craft 180 tender. These boats are about as space-age as it gets in the world of high-end tenders, and nowadays that’s saying something.

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Sanlorenzo SL86

By Kevin Koenig | Posted November 2015 | Add a Comment

Our first look at the Sanlorenzo SL86.  An elegant, 86-foot Italian motoryacht that can hit 32 knots on the pins? Something tells me Sanlorenzo isn’t going to have to spend a lot of time finding takers on this one.

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Jailed in Costa Rica

By Kevin Koenig | Posted October 2015 | Add a Comment

Find out why the entire crew of the Madam and Hooker ended up in a Costa Rican jail cell.

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