Fratelli Aprea 780 Tradizionale

Pride and tradition run deep. by Ken Kreisler The Fratelli Aprea 780 is a boat with both a heritage and tradition borne of a sturdy and robust working-class fishing boat design dating back to the 1800s — one that was a mainstay on the Amalfi Coast. Photos Courtesy of Fratelli “Timeless elegance built by hand […]

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Waterfront: American Dream

From entry-level to CFO, a Viking lifer’s career and the adventure machine he never imagined he’d call his own. John Kasinski enjoys a new phase of yacht ownership and reflects upon a 33-year career. John Kasinski was 21 years old when he started to work for Viking Yachts in 1989 as the Accounts Payable Clerk. […]

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Plano Expands EDGE Tackle Storage Line

EDGE series continues to solve anglers’ storage problems one box at a time. With a mission to solve every angler’s storage problems, Plano has expanded their line of EDGE boxes offering even more customization and storage options to their already award-winning offerings. With input from anglers and pros alike, the newest expansions include added solutions […]

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Profiles in Leadership: Alisdair Martin

By Wanda Kenton Smith When the industry was forced to pivot in the early days of Covid-19, a very bright and industrious young professional worked tirelessly behind the scenes to lead and create innovative ways to promote and engage the boating public.  At the time, Alisdair “Ali” Martin was president and CEO of TRMG, a […]

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How to Bling Out Your Boat

Whether your craft is showroom-fresh—or maybe just needs a little freshening up—there’s always a reason to add a little bling to your boat. Courtnie Tosana / Unsplash Not all that many years ago, boating “bling” wasn’t really a thing. Oh, sure, early craft had it, even if the term was years away from being defined. […]

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Malibu Releases Largest Model Ever Built

26 LSV 22 LSV PHOTOS COURTESY OF MALIBU Malibu has added two new models to its Luxury Sport V-Drive series: the 26 LSV and the 22 LSV. At over 26 feet long, the 26 LSV is the largest Malibu model ever built, and can accommodate up to 17 people — perfect for large parties looking […]

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Invictus GT320S to Debut at Cannes Yachting Festival

PHOTOS COURTESY OF INVICTUS Boasting a sporty character, attention to detail and impressive performance with creative use of space, the new GT320S from Invictus is set to make its world premiere at the Cannes Yachting Festival September 6 – 11, 2022. Powered by twin Yamaha 300 hp engines and able to support a maximum power […]

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