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Pantaenius America Offers Coverage For Cuba Travelers

Pantaenius America Offers Coverage For Cuba Travelers

21-Sep-2016

Now’s your time to travel to Cuba! Pantaenius America Ltd. now offers insurance coverage for American yacht owners who wish to take their boats to the island. Though a mere 90 miles from the coast of Florida, Cuba has been off limits to most U.S. yacht owners for more than 50 years. &...
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BRP Announces Evinrude E-TEC Fall Sale

BRP Announces Evinrude E-TEC Fall Sale

20-Sep-2016

Boaters with a keen eye for a good deal should check out BRP’s Evinrude E-TEC Fall Sales Event, which runs from September 12 to December 4. Boaters that purchase and choose delivery of eligible Evinrude E-TEC engines from a participating dealer will qualify for fall sales promotion package...
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Coast Guard Provides Inflatable Life Jacket Tips

Coast Guard Provides Inflatable Life Jacket Tips

20-Sep-2016

Early this September, the U.S. Coast Guard released a safety alert (https://www.uscg.mil/hq/cg5/cg545/alerts/1316.pdf) reminding boaters to routinely maintain, service and inspect inflatable life jackets. Unknown bladder leaks, fabric degradation or an improperly installed CO2 cylinder can all p...
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Yamaha Shows Off Latest Products

Yamaha Shows Off Latest Products

16-Sep-2016

In June, Yamaha made some of its latest products available for testing at a media event in Baltimore. Two of Yamaha’s newest products, the Talon Pontoon SDS Propeller and the V8 F350C outboard (pictured), were featured. The Talon Pontoon SDS Propeller is constructed from polished stainless ste...
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BoatU.S. Offers Boat Sale Forms Online

BoatU.S. Offers Boat Sale Forms Online

13-Sep-2016

To ensure smooth boat sale transactions, BoatU.S. has made two forms available online: A Purchase Agreement and a Bill of Sale. Through these two forms boat buyers and sellers can clearly spell out terms for used boat sales. “A Purchase Agreement is necessary if you intend to buy a bo...
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Evinrude Expands G2 Line

Evinrude Expands G2 Line

09-Sep-2016

Evinrude recently announced an expansion of its E-TEC G2 lineup with some new midrange engines, making Evinrude’s next generation of G2 engines available to a wider range of boats and boaters. The new engine models from 150 to 200 hp include the G2 150, 150 High Output (H.O.), 175 and 200. ...
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Volvo Penta Video Series Shows Off Products

Volvo Penta Video Series Shows Off Products

07-Sep-2016

To promote the launch of its latest products, Volvo Penta is also releasing a series of short online films, collectively called the “Volvo Penta Boating Challenge.” The company hopes the films will prove to boaters that their products can deliver. The “Volvo Penta Boating Ch...
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2016 Mariner Award Dinner Winners Announced

2016 Mariner Award Dinner Winners Announced

30-Aug-2016

Each year during “Sturgeon Bay Maritime Week: A Salute to the United States Coast Guard,” important maritime figures and local Coast Guardsmen are honored at the Mariner Award Dinner. This year’s award dinner in early August saw a number of worthy candidates for both the Mar...
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Door County Classic Boat Festival Winners Announced

Door County Classic Boat Festival Winners Announced

30-Aug-2016

The results are in and the winners have been announced from the Door County Maritime Museum Classic & Wooden Boat Festival, which took place August 12-13 in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin. The overall winner and fan favorite boat for the festival was a 17-foot Penobscot 17 brought in by Rich and Na...
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TowBoatU.S. Comes to Drummond Island

TowBoatU.S. Comes to Drummond Island

25-Aug-2016

BoatU.S. members can boat easier knowing there is a new 24-hour on-water TowBoatU.S. open in Drummond Island, Michigan. Drummond Island is the last U.S. port before Canada, located off of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. It is a popular area for fishers, “Loopers” and those headed f...
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