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NW Explorations Offers Terrific Charter Opportunity

NW Explorations Offers Terrific Charter Opportunity

NW Explorations has a last-minute charter cancellation opportunity. Change of Latitude is a 42' Classic GB that has become available September 12-18th. This is great cruising time in the Pacific Northwest as most of the summer crowd has left, allowing for more seclusion in the best coves and anc...
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Bay City River Roar

Bay City River Roar

The race begins on the Saginaw River, as the Formula One tunnel boats compete deck-to-deck at the 28th Annual Bay City River Roar in Michigan. Boat No. 16, Tim Seebold, was the eventual winner. — Paul Kemiel Photo by Paul Kemiel...
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BoatUS: How to be the Worst Marina Guest

BoatUS: How to be the Worst Marina Guest

It’s nearing the end of summer cruising season for recreational boaters, who are looking to fit in one more trip away from home. If you’re member of BoatUS, a marina may even give you a discount on fuel, transient dockage or repair work, but most importantly, transient boaters should rec...
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Maple City Grand Prix

Maple City Grand Prix

Tim Seebold from Osage Beach, Missouri, celebrates his 34th career Formula One victory at the USF1 Powerboat Tour Series 2015 season opener at the Maple City Grand Prix May 29-31 on Stone Lake in LaPorte, Indiana — Paul Kemiel Photo by Paul Kemiel...
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Trailerable Boats Make a Comeback

Trailerable Boats Make a Comeback

A growing number of smaller, trailerable boats on display speaks to the Port Credit Spring Boat Show’s broad appeal. Show co-manager Scott MacInnes notes that while many attendees may live in the local area, their boating activities take them to a number of different lakes. Trailerable boats r...
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Taco Marine Teams up with Ship Shape TV

Taco Marine Teams up with Ship Shape TV

Taco Marine teamed up with Ship Shape TV, the popular DIY show for boaters, to update a 1989 Pursuit 2650 boat to 2016 standards. The Taco Marine Project Boat blog will discuss new technologies, how to utilize the latest marine products provided by marine industry partners, and demonstrate how t...
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Interlux Sponsors Boat Competition

Interlux Sponsors Boat Competition

Interlux sponsored the “I Built It Myself” trailerable wooden boat competition at the WoodenBoat Show June 26-28 in Mystic, Connecticut. “I Built It Myself” attracts as many as 50 beautifully crafted boats and proud owners and builders each year. In previous years, the collec...
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Volvo Group Hits Energy Efficient Goal Early

Volvo Group Hits Energy Efficient Goal Early

Manufacturer of marine engines, Volvo Group North America, recently announced that it achieved its goal of reducing energy consumption for the U.S. Department of Energy “Better Buildings, Better Plants Challenge” 5 years earlier than anticipated. Volvo Group’s goal had been a...
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Yacht Blast for Kids Returns to Milwaukee Yacht Club

Yacht Blast for Kids Returns to Milwaukee Yacht Club

Yacht Blast for Kids – southeastern Wisconsin’s premier private fundraiser for Make-A-Wish® Wisconsin – returns on August 15, 2015 for its 7th year of lifting the spirits of children and granting wishes through After Blast. As part of Yacht Blast for Kids, Wish children an...
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Toronto 2015 Pan American Games

Toronto 2015 Pan American Games

The 17th Pan American Games, a major international multi-sport event, will take place between July 10 and 26 in Toronto, Ontario. Approximately 6,135 athletes from 41 nations will participate in 36 sports, including sailing, rowing, open water swimming and wakeboarding. The 2015 Parapan Americ...
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