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July is Sun Safe Boating Month

July is Sun Safe Boating Month

12-Jul-2017

Keep yourself from getting burned by participating in July’s Sun Safe Boating Month. This month-long campaign is part of the Sun Safe Boating initiative, an industry collaboration devoted to sun safety in recreational boating. “In the heat of summer, July is the perfect time to rein...
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Fairline Hits 100 Mark, Appoints Great Lakes Dealer

Fairline Hits 100 Mark, Appoints Great Lakes Dealer

12-Jul-2017

Fairline Yachts, a British luxury yacht manufacturer, recently announced the sale of its 100th boat, a Targa 48 GT. It’s a significant milestone for the company, which re-launched its brand in January 2016. Fairline Yachts sold the lucky 100th boat to its new Great Lakes dealer, Spring Brook M...
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Strictly Sail Merges with Miami Boat Show

Strictly Sail Merges with Miami Boat Show

10-Jul-2017

Two of February’s largest boat shows have merged; Progressive Insurance Strictly Sail Miami joins Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show at the Miami Marine Stadium on February 15-19, 2018. The Strictly Sail show was previously held at the Miamarina at Bayside during the sam...
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Grady-White Expands SureShade Offerings

Grady-White Expands SureShade Offerings

07-Jul-2017

Grady-White continues to expand its offering of SureShade-equipped boats this season with five more retrofitted boat models. The 225, 235, 255, 275 and 285 in the Freedom series will now include SureShade as a factory option. Grady-White was the first U.S. boatbuilder to offer SureShade as a standar...
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Scout Boats Offer SiriusXM Trial

Scout Boats Offer SiriusXM Trial

01-Jul-2017

Those who purchase a Scout with a SiriusXM receiver will gain access to a free three-month trial of SiriusXM; Scout is the first boatbuilder to offer such a subscription. The trial package includes both weather and entertainment stations. Anglers in particular might enjoy SiriusXM’s Marine Off...
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The Moorings Launches Martinique Rum Experience

The Moorings Launches Martinique Rum Experience

30-Jun-2017

The Moorings recently launched its newest Crewed Yacht Experience: An exclusive Martinique rum tour, available as an optional add-on package for all-inclusive St. Lucia charter vacations. Explore the island of Martinique, just north of St. Lucia, stopping to enjoy distillery tours and rum-inspi...
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Tiara Donates Life Jackets to Michigan Park

Tiara Donates Life Jackets to Michigan Park

28-Jun-2017

Tiara Yachts has followed-up on a donation it made to the community more than a decade ago. The family-owned Holland, Michigan-based boatbuilder recently donated 20 new life jackets and safety signage to Holland State Park. The 20 new lifejackets will replace those the company donated to the pa...
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BoatU.S. Warns of Theft, Offers Tips

BoatU.S. Warns of Theft, Offers Tips

28-Jun-2017

A marina in Virginia recently reported that six 600-pound engines were stolen from its facility. According to BoatU.S. the theft is just one example of a crime ring targeting boats, Yamaha outboard engines, Garmin electronics and other navigation units. BoatU.S. claims the crime ring, which has larg...
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K9 of Mine Creates Infographic on Dog Boating Safety

K9 of Mine Creates Infographic on Dog Boating Safety

22-Jun-2017

With the sunshine and warmer weather, nothing beats heading out on the boat with a four-legged furry friend. Although your canine crewmember might love the water and seem at ease swimming, there are a number of safety considerations boaters should keep in mind before bringing their dog on-board....
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Fox River Kayaking Company Offers On-Water Fun

Fox River Kayaking Company Offers On-Water Fun

22-Jun-2017

The Fox River Valley welcomes its newest start-up: Fox River Kayaking Company. With base camps in Appleton and Menasha, Wisconsin, Fox River Kayaking Company offers guided kayak and stand-up paddleboard (SUP) excursions, gear rentals and SUP yoga sessions. This is the company’s first year in b...
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