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Ship Shape TV Discount Now Available for Sea Tow Members

Ship Shape TV Discount Now Available for Sea Tow Members

03-Mar-2016

Sometimes the easiest way to learn is by watching, then doing. Thanks to Ship Shape TV, a boat care and maintenance show, boaters have been able to learn tips and tricks from industry experts for more than 20 years. And now, thanks to the Sea Tow Savings Club, Sea Tow members can watch Ship Shape TV...
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Freedom Boat Club Expands Fleet

Freedom Boat Club Expands Fleet

03-Mar-2016

Freedom Boat Club has reached the 100-club summit and expanded its nationwide fleet to include 1,000 boats. The boat club now has more than 10,000 members in 20 states and has doubled the size of their clubs over the past three years. For more information, visit freedomboatclub.com (http://www.f...
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<em>Lakeland</em> Photographer Featured in Book

Lakeland Photographer Featured in Book

01-Mar-2016

Michigan City-based photographer and longtime Lakeland Boating contributor, Paul Kemiel, knew he was onto something special on Halloween 2014, when he was traveling to the Michigan City Lighthouse in the midst of a windstorm. “I was aware of the pending weather front and made the trek to...
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Monterey Boats Hosts National Sales Summit

Monterey Boats Hosts National Sales Summit

23-Feb-2016

Popular sport boat manufacturer, Monterey Boats, held its National Sales Summit in Tampa Florida at the end of November showcasing the 2016 model year. One of the highlights of this year’s training session included the new 218SS and 238SS Roswell Surf Editions as part of the displays. Mo...
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Miami Boat Show Innovation Award Winners Announced

Miami Boat Show Innovation Award Winners Announced

18-Feb-2016

After analyzing 77 products across 31 categories, a panel of judges (including Lakeland's very own Alan Wendt, Capt. Frank Lanier and Gary Reich) announced the winners of the 2016 Miami Boat Show Innovation Awards earlier this month. Ultimately, there were 17 winners in 16 categories, as well as...
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Newest Glass Cockpit Offers Smart Tech

Newest Glass Cockpit Offers Smart Tech

18-Feb-2016

If you like to be on the cutting-edge of technology, it’s time to check out the newest generation of Glass Cockpit, a creation of Volvo Penta and Garmin. The Glass Cockpit is “smart” technology for your boat: It’s an advanced monitoring and control system to foster an eas...
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2016 <em>Traverse City</em> magazine

2016 Traverse City magazine

12-Feb-2016

Check out the newly released 2016 edition of Traverse City, a popular magazine and visitor’s guide from Traverse City Tourism. This free publication features 107 pages of articles, photos and useful information on this region. View the guide at traversecity.com/area/visitor-guide. (http://www...
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Pursuit Selects Garmin to Outfit Line

Pursuit Selects Garmin to Outfit Line

11-Feb-2016

Garmin announced at the Miami International Boat Show that Pursuit Boats has selected the electronics company to be its premier electronics supplier, effective immediately. The company will outfit Pursuit’s line of offshore, center console, sport and dual console boats ranging from 18 to 4...
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Sea Tow Foundation Accepting Applications

Sea Tow Foundation Accepting Applications

11-Feb-2016

Since it started in 2008, The Sea Tow Foundation’s Life Jacket Loaner program has lent out more than 29,000 free life jackets. Through their Life Jacket Loaner Stands, boaters may borrow jackets for free for a whole day. Now, the Sea Tow Foundation is accepting applications from non-profits an...
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Scout Boats Adds Dealers

Scout Boats Adds Dealers

11-Feb-2016

Scout Boats, Inc. recently added 11 national dealers and two international dealers to its current roster, including Skipper Bud’s Volo in Round Lake, Illinois; Skipper Bud’s Madison in Madison, Wisconsin; Skipper Bud’s Oshkosh in Oshkosh, Wisconsin; and Skipper Bud’s Quarterd...
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