An exciting new era in America’s Cup racing has just been unveiled as the concept for the AC75, the class of boat to be sailed in the 36th America’s Cup is released illustrating a bold and modern vision for high performance fully foiling monohull racing yachts.
It's difficult understanding the language on board boats at the best of times!
Below are 10 common differences, that will help you to become a better seafarer, or at least hopefully you will sound more professional!
Captain of capsized fishing boat jumps from safety back into water to rescue crewman – The captain of a commercial fishing boat jumped back into 8 degree water on Monday to save one of his crewmen after their vessel capsized near Kodiak Island.
An unwanted breakdown! A hundred-customers standing on the wharf ready and waiting. The main office lady is away sick so the office team is short staffed. It has just started to drizzle and the customers patiently waiting on the wharf are now starting to get wet. The mechanic is not answering his phone. You have an idea of what the problem is, but you can’t be certain. You don’t want to risk it. Erring on the side of caution, you decide to cancel the trip...
Emirates Team New Zealand Win's the 35th America's Cup in Bermunda!!
Time. It’s the only thing that keeps on passing by no matter what we do. Probably, many of us would choose to freeze it so we could buy a few more hours or even days for our business to get everything done, but unfortunately, we don’t have that superhero power. Why then...
Sometimes some of the most profound statements are the most basic. Why?
This is because as a society we have a tendency to like to overcomplicate things and look for more complex solutions when simplicity is the way to go. It somehow makes us feel like we’re doing more when the solution is more complex.