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Walstrom Marine Celebrates 70 Years

Walstrom Marine Celebrates 70 Years

12-Jan-2016

Walstrom Marine got its start in Harbor Springs, MIchigan in 1946, when Ward and Roma Walstrom and Paul Griffeth bought a 43-year-old boat yard from Henry Melching. There were 18 covered slips and storage for 100 boats. One of the early stockholders was Charles Hollerith, son of one of IBM’s f...
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Elandra Yachts Makes Waves in U.S.

Elandra Yachts Makes Waves in U.S.

08-Jan-2016

Elandra Yachts, Australian boat builder and designer, has announced its official entry into the United States market. Michael Usina was appointed as the American representative and president of Elandra Yachts Sales in America. “Michael is a very respected veteran of the marine industry in...
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Malibu Boats Contributes to Children's Organizations

Malibu Boats Contributes to Children's Organizations

04-Jan-2016

Malibu Boats staff and factory personnel raised more than $7,000 for Toys for Tots and The Angel Tree Program, two charitable non-profits that provide gifts to disadvantaged children. This year several departments raised money through various efforts, from raffling off television...
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<em>Lake Erie Living</em> Travel Guide, Coming Soon

Lake Erie Living Travel Guide, Coming Soon

21-Dec-2015

If the winter blues is getting you down, and you’re already making warm-weather plans for 2016, be sure to snag a copy of Lake Erie Living Magazine’s annual travel guide, out in early February 2016, for a little bit of inspiration. The guide comes chock-full of local stories and ...
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Chris-Craft Expands Line to Bicycles

Chris-Craft Expands Line to Bicycles

21-Dec-2015

The distinction between land-lubber and sailor is about to become a bit blurrier, thanks to a new partnership between the iconic Chris-Craft and PTX Performance Products Inc., a sporting goods designer and manufacturer. Together, the companies will be developing retro-modern lifestyle bicycles for C...
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Sperry Partners With America's Cup

Sperry Partners With America's Cup

15-Dec-2015

Racing in the America’s Cup demands agility and the utmost mobility. There’s no room to slip (literally), which is why the America’s Cup is teaming up with the boating world’s oldest and most beloved shoe brand, Sperry. As the official footwear partner of the America&rsqu...
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Crest Continental Maintains 'Best Luxury Model' Title

Crest Continental Maintains 'Best Luxury Model' Title

08-Dec-2015

The votes are in and tallied, and for the second year in a row, the Crest Continental has been awarded “Best Luxury Model” by Pontoon and Deck Boat Magazine, proving that last year’s award was more than just luck. Each year, Pontoon and Deck Boat Magazine hosts PDB Days, a two-day ...
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Torqeedo Introduces New Flagship Cruise Model

Torqeedo Introduces New Flagship Cruise Model

01-Dec-2015

Torqeedo produces a wide range of environmentally friendly outboards, inboards, electric motors and hybrid drive systems, and has recently unveiled what it’s calling the new flagship model for its low-voltage Cruise line. “The Cruise 10.0 provides a clean, green and quiet alternativ...
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NW Explorations Welcomes Four to its Fleet

NW Explorations Welcomes Four to its Fleet

17-Nov-2015

NW Explorations has been around for more than 30 years, providing boaters with bareboat charters on its luxury trawlers to places like San Juan Islands, Gulf Islands, Desolation Sound, the Inside Passage, Southeast Alaska and more. And next boating season, there will be even more options to choo...
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Gevo, ValvTect Collaboration Brings Renewable Fuel to 700+ Marinas

Gevo, ValvTect Collaboration Brings Renewable Fuel to 700+ Marinas

10-Nov-2015

Advancements in renewable energy and fuel aren’t just for cars: soon, a renewable fuel blend could be coming to a marina near you. Last week, Gevo, Inc., a renewable technology, chemical products and biofuels company, announced a series of successful tests with ValvTect Petroleum Products, a s...
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