Burling and Co finally pick up a win in SailGP

Peter Burling and his Kiwi crew delivered an impressive win at the British SailGP Regatta in Plymouth beating the all-dominant Aussies for the first time this season Peter Burling and Blair Tuke alongside their kiwi crew, including new tactician, Jo Aleh have taken victory in the British SailGP regatta in Plymouth in impressive style finishing […]

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Crevalle 33 CSF

Quality, performance, excitement. by Ken Kreisler What happens when a seasoned team of boat builders and designers combine their visions with the goal of bridging the gap between fishing, cruising and family fun? Photos Courtesy of Crevalle What happens is the Crevalle 33 CSF, a center console easily merging the best of an action-packed offshore […]

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Maritimo M60

True blue: Maritimo’s latest model is a reminder of where it all began for the Australian builder. by Kevin Green When prolific Australian boat builder Bill Barry- Cotter decided he wanted to launch a new company in 2004 dedicated to the cruising owner, he did so with the company’s first Maritimo 60. All Photos Courtesy […]

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Pardo GT52

Elegance under power. by Ken Kreisler You can’t help but notice the standouts in a marina, showing off a distinctive profile, a reverse plumb bow, an expert paint job defining clean lines and decks. Photos Courtesy of Pardo These are the kind of boats that literally beg you to come over and have a look. […]

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Summer in the “The Snows”

Photo Courtesy of Les Cheneaux Islands Chamber of Commerce Those who have explored Michigan’s 36-island Les Cheneaux archipelago realize what a hidden treasure this area is. Tucked into the northern coastline of Lake Huron, the communities of Hessel and Cedarville remain anchored to their history while cruising toward their future. By Dianna Stampfler The narrow […]

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Fulton Bolt-On 2,000-Pound Jack

Fulton Bolt-On 2,000-Pound Jack Courtesy Fulton Fulton’s 2,000-pound-capacity F2 aluminum tongue jack features a heavy-duty, articulating foot plate for storing the growing number of large, heavy trailer boats. The jack’s 7-inch-diameter cast foot plate has a unique ball-and-socket joint that accommodates uneven surfaces. The hand-crank jack provides 13 inches of height adjustment and swings up […]

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XTRATUF Sport Deck Boots

XTRATUF Sport Deck Boots Courtesy XTRATUF The new Ankle Sport Deck Boot features a 6-inch low-profile silhouette for waterproof comfort. The Pro Lite outsole is super-durable, slip-resistant, nonmarking and ultralight. Mesh uppers are breathable, and front and back bootstraps make for easy on and off. Available in men’s sizes 7 to 14 in blue, gray […]

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Countdown to Cannes Yachting Festival 2022: Sanlorenzo SP110

Moored stern to the quay at the 2022 Cannes Yachting Festival, the new Sanlorenzo SP110 is going to be the talk of the show. The lower saloon, leading down from the cockpit, was clearly inspired by Sanlorenzo’s sub-brand Bluegame. But this takes that concept to the next level, literally, opening up the after end of […]

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Two sailors’ epic eastbound journey halfway around the globe

A double-handed passage from Turkey to Seattle was an adventurous solution for Peter and Ginger Niemann Departure time is a time of optimism for Ginger and me. All the stress of decision making and the work of planning and provisioning is behind us, and we are almost always full of good hope for an upcoming […]

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MRAA opens 2022 Dealer Week registration

The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas announced its Board of Directors for 2021 As marine dealership teams navigate continual disruption in the market place, switching from an environment where boat pre-orders were stacking up to one where inflation, interest rates and fuel prices are causing boat sales to slow, it’s critical that dealership leaders […]

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Priority One partners with DealerRock for DMS integration

Priority One Financial Services, a full-service finance company offering flexible, business-ready finance and insurance solutions for marine, RV and trailer dealers, recently announced a partnership with DealerRock, a modern, cloud-based dealer management system (DMS). The new system integration instantly connects customers with the financing they need and simplifies information sharing between dealers and Priority One. […]

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ICAST 2022 Best of Show Award Winners

ICAST Edition By Tackle Warehouse | updated July 2022 The votes are in… shop the 2022 ICAST Best of Show Awards now! Be sure to also check out the Tackle Warehouse Viewer’s Choice Awards – Coming Soon! Shimano Stella FK Spinning Reel | Best Freshwater Reel | ICAST 2022 2022 ICAST Award Winner Best Freshwater Reel Upgraded […]

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Countdown to Cannes Yachting Festival 2022: Otam 58 GTS

Based by the sea in Sestri Ponente, near Genoa – and very handy for the airport – Otam makes big statements in small numbers. The new GTS version of the shipyard’s popular Otam 58 joins the Open and Hard Top models and boasts a re-style by BG Design that features a wraparound windscreen and a […]

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Featured Boat: 2022 Nor-Tech 460 Flyer Open Bow

<!– Featured Boat: Featured Boat: 2022 Nor-Tech 460 Flyer Open Bow –> A one-of-a-kind creation for a buyer looking for something breathtaking with a versatile dayboat layout, the first Nor-Tech 460 Flyer Open Bow is available for purchase through American Custom Marine in Kimball, Mich. The 46-footer, which turned heads during the Boyne Thunder Poker […]

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Nick Honachefsky’s Top New Products from ICAST 2022

It’s no secret the Covid-19 pandemic pretty much shut down the world’s supply production chain, but even through challenging times, the fishing industry managed to crank out some top-notch new products to showcase at ICAST. Usually, it’s a top-10 roundup, but this one goes up to 11 (for all you This is Spinal Tap fans). […]

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New GBX Racing Team Joins UIM Class 1 World Championship

Powerboat P1, the exclusive international rights holder to the UIM Class 1 World Championship, has announced that Alex Pratt is launching a new Class 1 race team ahead of the next event in Michigan City on Aug. 7. Throttleman Pratt competed alongside driver Miles Jennings for Cayman Islands-owned 345 Racing in the opening two rounds […]

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Riviera 645 SUV

Big & Bold, Inside & Out The new Riviera 645 SUV combines large, versatile spaces with smooth performance that will keep everyone happy whether at the dock or underway. The flagship of Riviera’s SUV line, the 645, is a perfect family or couple’s cruiser with a variety of accommodations ideal for different sizes and types […]

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Inside SailGP: what next for sailing’s greatest show?

  It’s billed as the most spectacular show in sailing, but does SailGP deliver? Helen Fretter talks exclusively to the key players to find out ‘Box office stuff’ is how Ben Ainslie described the opening day of last month’s SailGP event, in Chicago, USA. And truly, it was: the sun shone, the wind blew, the […]

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Second hand boats: getting a yacht survey

Commissioning a yacht survey before buying a boat is essential due diligence, giving the buyer an independent review of the complex craft with numerous systems they are about to buy. But how should you go about it? ‘Subject to survey’ might be the most powerful caveat to a serious offer on a yacht, yet what […]

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