Waypoint: Provincetown, Massachusetts

As the second-smallest town on Cape Cod, with a population of just 3,000 year-round residents, Provincetown makes up for its small size with an oversized zest for life. Photos by Dori Arrington As the second-smallest town on Cape Cod, with a population of just 3,000 year-round residents, Provincetown makes up for its small size with […]

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Striper Migration Map – July 1, 2022

  It’s the final spring striper migration map of 2022! Stripers are settling into summertime hotspots like Montauk, Block Island, eastern Long Island Sound, and outer Boston Harbor. Overall, there have been some good reports this spring that provide hope for a rebound in striper numbers, with a noticeable presence of 28- to 32-inch stripers. […]

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What Are the Costs of a Fishing Charter?

Thinking about going on your first fishing charter? Imagine the sun on your face, the breeze in your hair, and catching more fish in just a couple of hours than you can keep. Sounds great, right?  Then you see the price tag and may feel some sticker shock. Find & Book Your Next Fishing Charter […]

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Volvo Penta Coastal Series Crushes Five Sterndrive Myths

A decade of engineering innovation by Volvo Penta focused on performance and durability has produced the new Coastal Series Corrosion Protection Package for both the Volvo Penta Aquamatic and Forward Drive systems paired with V6 and V8 gasoline engines in North America. With the Coastal Series features and advanced marine-engine technology, Volvo Penta debunks these […]

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Return of the J Class yachts

The incomparable J Class returns to Med fleet racing for the Superyacht Cup Palma and beyond. Andi Robertson tracks their form as the class returns to active racing once more The Superyacht Cup Palma has long proven one of the litmus test regattas in the modern generation of the J Class – a fleet popularly […]

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J-Class yachts kick off Superyacht Cup Palma in style

The first day of racing for the J-Class yachts at the Superyacht Cup has concluded with the four competing boats having a good battle in the perfect conditions in the Bay of Palma Superyacht Cup Palma 2022 got off to a flying start Wednesday 29 June with a quartet of J Class yachts competing in […]

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Setting The Class 1 Grid In Sarasota: Pole-Position Qualifying Basics

<!– Racing: Setting The Class 1 Grid In Sarasota: Pole-Position Qualifying Basics –> A staple of Union Internationale Motonautique Class 1 competition in its heyday, pole-position qualifying returns to the Class 1 ranks this weekend at the Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix, July 2-3, in Southwest Florida. The event’s six-mile course will be laid out tomorrow […]

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Sunsation Sun Run Last Call—Registration Closing At Midnight

<!– In the News: Sunsation Sun Run Last Call—Registration Closing At Midnight –> Owners of Sunsation Boats CCX center consoles and sportboats who want to spend a day on the water next month with other devoted fans of the Algonac, Mich., brand are running out of time to commit. Though there’s no fee to sign-up […]

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July 2022 Issue

July 2022 Issue Summer Beckons on the Chain O’Lakes The Chain O’Lakes in northeastern Illinois is your ticket to solid relaxation or adventure. Spend some time boating, skiing, tubing, kayaking and swimming, kick back at any number of lakeside resorts, or find a quiet channel leading to an inlet bay for some lazy afternoon fishing. […]

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Cobia 320 CC

It’s what you can’t see that counts. by Capt. Tom Serio The newest entry to the Cobia Boats center console fleet is the 320 CC. Photos Courtesy of Cobia And it may be what you can’t see that’s most important. Cobia utilizes its Vacuum Assisted Resin Infusion System (VARIS) process to layup the hull and […]

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Summer Beckons on the Chain O’Lakes

Photo Courtesy of Mike Missack/Neilson Enterprises The Chain O’Lakes in northeastern Illinois is your ticket to solid relaxation or adventure. Spend some time boating, skiing, tubing, kayaking and swimming, kick back at any number of lakeside resorts, or find a quiet channel leading to an inlet bay for some lazy afternoon fishing. The options are […]

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Scout 400 LXF

The Wow factor. by Capt. Tom Serio You know the brand name Scout Boats, and now you need to know of its latest entry to the Luxury Center Console (LXF) line — the new 400 LXF. Photos Courtesy of Capt. Tom Serio With a composite carbon fiber and e-glass epoxy infused hull, Scout delivers a […]

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Beneteau Flyer 9 SUNdeck

Simple fun! by Capt. Tom Serio If simplicity equates to more fun, then the new Beneteau Flyer 9 SUNdeck is going to maximize the fun quotient. Photos Courtesy of Beneteau Usable space abounds, starting from the stern. Wrapping around the engine package of your choice are side swim platforms, along with a platform across the […]

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Arksen 65 first look: British explorer yacht range set to expand

Adventure boat specialist, Arksen, has released details of its new Arksen 65, which will be built from 40% recycled aluminium… Tough but efficient aluminium displacement hull enables a range of 3,000nm at 8 knots Aimed primarily at owner-drivers with off-grid cruising ambitions, the new Arksen 65 has been designed to enable simple self-sufficiency in some […]

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Burger 120 Raised Pilothouse Motor Yacht

A custom 120 that excites. by Capt. Tom Serio It may not be apparent, but Burger Boat Company’s new 120 Raised Pilothouse Motor Yacht has a few things in common with vessels one-third her size. Photos Courtesy of Burger Propulsion is courtesy of quad Volvo Penta D13-IPS1350 drive trains, producing 1,000 hp per engine. Cruising […]

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Blackfin 302DC

Weekend water retreat. by Alan Wendt Unless you really know somebody, or are somebody, getting your hands on a new boat has been a challenge the past three summers. Photos Courtesy of Blackfin COVID confinement and quarantine curbed traditional travel and brought an unprecedented number (39% of new boat sales) of first-time boaters into the […]

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Pursuit S 268

The sporting life. by Peter Frederiksen The Pursuit S 268 Sport merges center console fishing style and amenities with an abundance of comfort features for family cruising and entertainment. Photos Courtesy of Pursuit Smooth hustler Pursuit has a long relationship with Yamaha, and the S 268 is offered with twin Yamaha Digital F150s with Helm […]

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Kawasaki SX-R review: Stand-up Jet Ski delivers extreme performance

Hugo Andreae takes his first ride on the Kawasaki SX-R stand-up Jet Ski to see if this pumped up speed machine really is the next big thing in water toys. Hugo tries hard to look like he knows what he’s doing – nobody is fooled! All photos: Hugo Andreae Being a 52-year-old bloke, I’m not […]

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