Why The Biggest Names in Boating Are Talking About Safety

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Nor-Tech Owners Fun Run Set For Lake Of The Ozarks

<!– In the News: Nor-Tech Owners Fun Run Set For Lake Of The Ozarks –> Nor-Tech owners headed to Lake of the Ozarks for Shootout week, August 24-28, will have an event of their own to enjoy on the Central Missouri waterway. Dubbed the Lake of the Ozarks Nor-Tech Owners Fun Run, the Midwest Boating […]

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Freedom Boat Club celebrates 50K-member milestone

Freedom Boat Club announces U.K. expansion Freedom Boat Club recently announced a significant milestone as it surpassed 50,000 memberships across its 360 global locations. With their application to the Freedom Boat Club Seattle, Walter and CJ Robles signified this achievement. The Robles are like many who have joined the Freedom community since its inception. Two busy […]

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Everglades Boats names new director of business development

Everglades Boats recently announced Caroline Cozier has joined its team as the Northeast Director of Business Development. In her position, she will lead Everglades’ growth initiatives in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Great Lakes, and Canada. “We are very excited to have Caroline on the Everglades team. Her energy, industry knowledge and demonstrated ability to build strong […]

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Lake Cumberland Poker Run Celebrating Sweet 16 In Style

<!– In the News: Lake Cumberland Poker Run Celebrating Sweet 16 In Style –> Building on the momentum of its 15th anniversary in 2021, the Lake Cumberland Poker Run is on track for another excellent turnout during next month’s event at State Dock Marina in Jamestown, Ky. Scheduled for Sept. 9-11, the two-day poker run […]

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Statement Marine Introduces Next-Level 43-Foot Quad-Engine Center Console Catamaran

<!– In the News: Statement Marine Introduces Next-Level 43-Foot Quad-Engine Center Console Catamaran –> For the past 15 years, Statement Marine in Clearwater, Fla., has continued to push the envelope in the performance boat industry. Now, in typical Statement flare and fashion, the company that has been building offshore V-bottoms, catamarans and center consoles since […]

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Fantastic At 40: Sunsation Sun Run Hits All The Feels

<!– Event Coverage: Fantastic At 40: Sunsation Sun Run Hits All The Feels –> Asked why he traveled from Osage Beach, Mo., Wednesday for yesterday’s Sunsation 40th Anniversary Sun Run on Lake St. Clair in Michigan, Performance Boat Center’s Brett Manire offered an answer that would become a recurring theme during the celebration of the […]

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Scout 377 LXF Boat Test

  Scout 377 LXF The 377 LXF is an all-new model, built as the ideal blend of performance, luxury and styling. Loaded with Scout innovation, this model has a lithium ion battery with battery management system (no generator necessary); portside swing-in boarding door with ladder; double sun deck lounge with cushions, armrests and underside storage […]

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Who Should Pay for the Fuel When You’re Chartering a Fishing Trip?

High gas prices affect how often anglers go fishing, or if they can afford a trip with their favorite captain. file photo Gas prices are high. But they’ve also dropped recently, and we can only hope that trend continues. Still, today’s pump prices are tough on the boater. Gas prices might not be too noticeable […]

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August Event Outlook: Three Gems Ahead Of One Grand Finale

<!– In the News: August Event Outlook: Three Gems Ahead Of One Grand Finale –> There is good news and bad about August 1. First, the good—it means you have one full month of summer boating ahead. Now the bad—it means you only have one full month of summer boating left. Perspective is everything, right? […]

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Sunsation Sun Run Sitting Pretty At 81 Boats

<!– In the News: Sunsation Sun Run Sitting Pretty At 81 Boats –> It’s been more than 15 years since Sunsation Boats, which is celebrating its 40th anniversary, has hosted an exclusive event for its loyal customers. During its lifespan, the Algonac, Mich., company has gone from producing popular semi-custom, stern-drive-engine-powered V-bottom sportboats to building […]

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Big Thunder Marine’s Fifth BFD Fun Run Is Another Big Freaking Deal

<!– Event Coverage: Big Thunder Marine’s Fifth BFD Fun Run Is Another Big Freaking Deal –> For the past five years, the team at Big Thunder Marine in Lake Ozark, Mo., has poured a lot of resources into putting together the Baja, Fountain and Donzi Fun Run—BFD for short—for its wide-ranging customer base on the […]

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Performance Boat Center Fun Run Celebrates The Outboard Revolution

<!– Event Coverage: Performance Boat Center Fun Run Celebrates The Outboard Revolution –> For the third year in a row, outboard engine-powered catamarans and center consoles—and even one brand-new Velocity V-bottom sportboat—descended yesterday on the Lake of the Ozarks in Central Missouri for the Performance Boat Center Outboard Fun. The MTI, Performance Powerboats, Sunsation Boats […]

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Second-Time Nor-Tech 390 Owners Find Better Balance With Quads

<!– New Products: Second-Time Nor-Tech 390 Owners Find Better Balance With Quads –> Just two years ago, Canadians Scott Winch and Cathy Bain took delivery of a Nor-Tech 390 Sport center console powered a trio of Mercury Racing 400R outboard engines from Double R Performance. The Ottawa, Ontario, couple enjoyed the triple-outboard-equipped 39-footer, but they […]

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Big Time

Offshore fishing tournaments are not for the faint of heart—or tight of purse strings. While big money tournaments, like the Atlantic City Quest for the Ring, promise more than $1,000,000 in payouts, a crew entering the tournament and participating in all the calcuttas is in for nearly $30,000 before even fueling up the boat. With […]

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Performance Boat Center Outboard Fun Run Heading For The Cave

<!– In the News: Performance Boat Center Outboard Fun Run Heading For The Cave –> With a mix of 60 outboard engine-powered catamarans and center consoles currently signed up and registration still open for the Outboard Fun Run on the Lake of the Ozarks in Central Missouri, Performance Boat Center is looking at its third […]

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Reunions, Wishes And Wild Generosity In The 1,000 Islands

<!– Event Coverage: Reunions, Wishes And Wild Generosity In The 1,000 Islands –> For three days last week in a tiny corner of our deeply flawed and chaotic world, everything was perfect. That corner was Clayton, N.Y., the site of the 1,000 Islands Charity Poker Run, now in its fourth year after two years of […]

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Second Tiki Lee’s Shootout On The River Is Another Home Run

<!– Event Coverage: Second Tiki Lee’s Shootout On The River Is Another Home Run –> After Friday’s overwhelmingly positive poker run and Saturday’s top-speed contest, it’s official, the Tiki Lee’s Shootout On The River in Sparrows Point, Md., is here to stay. Take it from two people who didn’t just participate in both the poker […]

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Make-A-Wish Rides And The 1,000 Islands Breakfast Club

<!– Event Coverage: Make-A-Wish Rides And The 1,000 Islands Breakfast Club –> Between long days on the water and reunions of long-lost go-fast boating friends that often last late into the evening, poker runs don’t lend themselves to early wake-up calls. And yet there we were today at 7 a.m., on the docks of the municipal […]

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