Major League Fishing 2023 Bass Pro Tour Roster 

TULSA, Okla. – Major League Fishing (MLF) today announced the roster for the 2023 Bass Pro Tour, the fifth season of professional bass fishing’s most competitive tournament circuit. The field of 80 of the world’s top bass-fishing professionals will compete across seven fisheries during the Bass Pro Tour regular season for a total purse of […]

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Walstrom Marine acquires Grand Bay Marine

Walstrom Marine has announced the acquisition of Grand Bay Marine as part of its ongoing effort to expand its operations across the Great Lakes region. Founded in 1997, Grand Bay Marine has been owned and operated by Liz Carney and her family, with locations in Traverse City and Charlevoix. Mrs. Carney and her husband, Kevin, […]

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Inside SOTW Mag: A Place In The Sun

<!– Magazine: Inside SOTW Mag: A Place In The Sun –> Asked why he traveled from Osage Beach, Mo., for the Sunsation Powerboats 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 Algonac, Mich., company’s […]

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Sailing to the Galapagos – a land of wonder

Sailing to the Galapagos Islands requires extensive preparation, but the rewards are other-worldly, as Jessie Zevalkink discovered The first morning of passage sailing to the Galapagos Islands I leapt out of my berth at 0600, seeking an hour alone. I’d hoped to rise earlier for a full two hours of dawn and silence, but one […]

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New Boat: X Shore 1

Fast and powerful and affordable, X Shore ups the electric ante—again. Fast and powerful and affordable, X Shore ups the electric ante—again. X Shore 1 In September 2022, Sweden’s X Shore boats unveiled what it hopes will be a game-changing entry into the electric market. It’s a 21 foot, 30-knot speedster called the X Shore […]

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Manitowoc Marina Expands

Manitowoc Marina is expanding into Michigan with the opening of Manitowoc Marina Yacht Sales of Traverse City. Located in the Centerpointe Office and Marina Complex, this new location will offer Axopar Boats, BRABUS Marine, Cutwater Boats, Rossiter Boats, X-Yachts and Baltic Yachts. manitowoc marina.com/michigan. Source: https://lakelandboating.com/manitowoc-marina-expands/

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Power Trip: Suzuki 200HP AP

.embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; } In this edition of a two-part series with our sibling brand Salt Water Sportsman, Randy Vance gets onboard an Avalon LSZ 2385 RL pontoon […]

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Crestliner names new GM

Crestliner Boats, a division of Brunswick Corporation, has named Jason Oakes General Manager of Crestliner Boats. In his role, Oakes will be responsible for leading and expanding the Crestliner brand. A 12-year marine industry veteran, Oakes has an established tenure with Brunswick and previously served as Director of Marketing for Lund Boats, where his responsibilities […]

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Riverfront Renaissance

Photo by Toledo Aerial Media A boatload of attractions — including the nation’s largest mural — along the Maumee make Toledo a mighty fine Lake Erie destination. By Damaine Vonada Despite all the natural assets that Toledo, Ohio, enjoys because of its location at the place where the gaping mouth of the Maumee River empties […]

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222 Offshore Australia A Scratch From Key West Worlds

<!– Racing: 222 Offshore Australia A Scratch From Key West Worlds –> A driving force in the Class 1 offshore racing resurgence since it began in 2019, the 222 Offshore Australia team has officially withdrawn from the American Power Boat Association/Union Internationale Motonautique Offshore World Championships, November 6-13, in Key West, Fla. The team announced […]

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