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Editorial : March Edition

Editorial : March Edition

Dear Islander, As the season gets ever closer, refit work all over the Med intensifies by the week, and non-more so than in STP Shipyard here in Palma. Taking a look around yesterday, the scale and amount of work going on to some of the most beautiful yachts on the ... Read More »

Planning the Best Ever Beach Party This Summer

Planning the Best Ever Beach Party This Summer

What’s the point in having a yacht if you can’t plan fun activities to be shared with other boating enthusiasts? This summer, why not plan the very best waterside bash ever so that you can share your love of the water with friends and family having common interests. Whether planning ... Read More »

YPI Crew – How To Develop Loyalty On-board

YPI Crew – How To Develop Loyalty On-board

Loyalty is defined as ‘a feeling of strong support for someone or something.’ This sentiment is imperative on a superyacht, where a strong team ethic is an essential facet for operating an organised and successful vessel. Like any team, maintaining good relationships with those you’re working and interacting with is ... Read More »

February Editorial

February Editorial

Dear Islander, We are well and truly in the midst of the European Boatshow season, with London just having closed its doors on January 17th. Dusseldorf , the largest show in Europe, is next on the calendar opening its doors on the 23rd January for 9 days. London reported a ... Read More »

Justin Chisholm – Happy New Year

Justin Chisholm – Happy New Year

  2016 looks set to be a bumper year on the international racing scene with three of our sport’s highest profile franchises – the America’s Cup World Series, the Olympic Games and the Vendee Globe Race – all taking place over the next 12 months. Plus, there is plenty of ... Read More »

The Islander Editorial 2016

The Islander Editorial 2016

Dear Islander, Well, here we are starting off another year, and let’s hope it is a good one for one and all ! I hope you have all had a great festive season, and like me are starting on the various detox and healthy regimes for the start of the ... Read More »

Editorial December 2015

Editorial December 2015

Dear Islander, I cannot believe that I am writing the last issue of The Islander of the year, where did 2015 go ?? As I write this in mid-November the weather doesn’t seem to have realised that we are in what is normally the wettest month of the year, and ... Read More »

Editorial November 2015

Editorial November 2015

Dear Islander, This month sees the annual mass migration from Palma to Amsterdam for many of us involved in the marine industry, to visit METS , the largest marine equipment trade show in the world. It is three days of intense business and social action and one which I have ... Read More »

Editorial : October 2015

Editorial : October 2015

Dear Islander, Well, as the regatta season draws to a close here in the Med this month, the boat show season is now in full flow, with Southampton and Cannes already reporting good levels of business and both reported an optimistic outlook for the 2016 season. As we go to ... Read More »