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South Shore Marine Named 2014 Top 100 Dealer

South Shore Marine Named 2014 Top 100 Dealer

South Shore Marine of Huron, Ohio has been named one of the Top 100 boat dealers in North America by Boating Industry magazine for the ninth year running. “Out of the thousands of boat dealers in North America, only the very best make the Top 100 list,” says Boating Industry editor-...
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Gordy’s Named #1 Dealer on <em>Boating Industry’s</em> Top 100

Gordy’s Named #1 Dealer on Boating Industry’s Top 100

Gordy’s Lakefront Marine in Fontana, Wisconsin topped the 2014 Boating Industry Top 100 Dealers list, being voted the number-one dealer in North America. The longtime Cobalt Boats dealership was awarded the top spot for its financial performance and growth, dedication to customer service,...
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White Lake Moorings, Marine Max Celebrate Partnership

White Lake Moorings, Marine Max Celebrate Partnership

White Lake Moorings, located in Whitehall, Michigan, is entering its second year of partnership with the Port Clinton, Ohio Marine Max location as the Michigan outlet for Azimut Yachts and Sailfish Boats. White Lake Moorings has two marina and resort locations in Whitehall and Onekama, at Por...
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Hurley Drops Anchor at METS

Hurley Drops Anchor at METS

Hurley Marine Inc., of Escanaba, Michigan attended the 2014 Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) at the Amsterdam RAI Convention Centre in the Netherlands last November. METS is the world’s largest trade exhibition of equipment, materials and systems for the international marine industry. T...
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Portage Point Inn & Marina Acquired by Windfalls Landing

Portage Point Inn & Marina Acquired by Windfalls Landing

Windfalls Landing LLC recently acquired Portage Point Inn and Marina on beautiful Portage Lake in Onekama, Michigan. Portage Point is a 48-slip marina, offering both transient and annual dockage in one of Northern Michigan’s premier summer boating destinations. It’s located immediat...
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Yamaha Unveils New Freshwater Products

Yamaha Unveils New Freshwater Products

Yamaha Marine Group recently announced the introduction of six new outboards targeted at the freshwater boating market. There are four new additions to the V MAX SHO outboard family, all of which are compact, lightweight and capable of performance typically associated with two strokes, but wit...
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Maritime Museum Hosts Speaker Series

Maritime Museum Hosts Speaker Series

Last week, former Door County Maritime Museum executive director Bob Desh delved into the topic of why the U.S. Coast Guard would give away a lighthouse or loan a classic Fresnel lens, as part of the museum’s Maritime Speaker Series. The series continues March 5 when personnel from Palmer...
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Cleveland Boat Show Adds Exhibits

Cleveland Boat Show Adds Exhibits

The 56th annual Progressive Insurance® Mid-America Boat Show, Ohio’s largest winter boating event, drops anchor in Cleveland’s I-X Center January 15-19. The 2015 show features new models and larger exhibit space. “This year’s show will cover nearly 20 percent ...
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Detroit Boat Show Expands

Detroit Boat Show Expands

This year marks the 57th annual Detroit Boat Show, which cruises into the Cobo Center Valentine’s Day, February 14. This time around, however, attendees will see the show in a much larger space — 50,000 square feet larger, in fact. The Detroit Boat Show will span a total of 350,000...
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Bayview Mackinac Race Announces Rule Changes

Bayview Mackinac Race Announces Rule Changes

The 91st running of the Bell’s Beer Bayview Mackinac Race, which takes place July 18 on Lake Huron, features some significant changes. New rules include a speed limit for boats sailing on the shorter Shore Course and a reduction in minimum boat length from 27 feet to 24. This year also marks t...
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