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Freedom Boat Club Teams with Rinker and Jeanneau

Freedom Boat Club Teams with Rinker and Jeanneau

18-Oct-2017

Freedom Boat Club has added Jeanneau Outboard Powerboats and Rinker Boats to its growing list of preferred boat brands. Jeanneau has already delivered seven boats to Freedom Boat Club at two different franchises. Rinker Boats has already delivered its new Q5 outboard model to a Lake St. Clair outpos...
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Honda Introduces New Models, Updates Others

Honda Introduces New Models, Updates Others

17-Oct-2017

Honda Marine is ready to impress during the upcoming boat show season with new engine models, as well as updates to existing products. The company will be touting new BF75, BF90 and BF100 outboard motors, as well as expanded availability for its Intelligent Shift & Throttle (iST) system and Whit...
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142 Million Americans Went Boating in 2016

142 Million Americans Went Boating in 2016

14-Oct-2017

The numbers have been tallied, and a recent study has found that a grand total of 142 million Americans went boating in 2016 — that’s 36 percent of all U.S. households. The 2016 Recreational Boating Participation Study, released by the National Marine Manufacturers Association, Recreatio...
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Winn Sea-Vue Trim Tab Lights from Hurley

Winn Sea-Vue Trim Tab Lights from Hurley

13-Oct-2017

Want to win a set of Sea-Vue Trim Tab Lights? Just submit a video of Hurley Marine’s H20, H30, or H30+ in action to kelly@hurleymarine.com by November 15, 2017 for a chance to win. ...
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Three More Michigan Marinas Make "Clean" Cut

Three More Michigan Marinas Make "Clean" Cut

10-Oct-2017

More Michigan marinas are pledging to preserve and protect the environment through the state’s Clean Marina program. The Michigan Clean Marina Program has announced three new Certified Clean Marinas, as well as five marinas that have been re-certified. The three new Clean Marinas include: Faye...
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Florida Sailing & Cruising School Offers Discounts

Florida Sailing & Cruising School Offers Discounts

09-Oct-2017

'Tis the season for discounts with the Florida Sailing & Cruising School. Southwest Florida Yachts, the school’s sister company, has announced discounts for sail and power charters, as well as sail and power classes for 2018. Boaters can book power and sail charters of three or more d...
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ABM Garners Grant for Thousand Islands Project

ABM Garners Grant for Thousand Islands Project

09-Oct-2017

The Antique Boat Museum (ABM) in Clayton, New York has received a $9,000 Preserve New York grant to support a project on the Thousand Islands. The ABM is working in partnership with the Thousands Islands grant project, a survey of historic properties in the region related to the Gilded Age. The...
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Safe Anchoring Guide Available

Safe Anchoring Guide Available

09-Oct-2017

Anchoring may not be the most fun aspect of boating, but it’s certainly an important one. Fortress Marine Anchors has developed a Safe Anchoring Guide for boaters to help them hone the necessary skills to anchor in a variety of conditions. The guide explains the entire anchoring process...
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Yamaha Holds "Why Wait for Spring" Event

Yamaha Holds "Why Wait for Spring" Event

04-Oct-2017

Savvy shoppers may want to check out Yamaha’s “Why Wait for Spring” sales event, which runs from October 2 to November 21, 2017. The sales event gives boaters the chance to add value to new Yamaha four-stroke outboard purchases. Boaters who purchase eligible, new Yamaha four-st...
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Garmin Sweeps NMEA Awards

Garmin Sweeps NMEA Awards

04-Oct-2017

At the annual National Marine Electronics Association (NMEA) Convention this year, Garmin swept the show, winning eight product awards and the title of Manufacturer of the Year for the third time in a row. “As the world’s leading marine electronics manufacturer, we’re honored...
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