Owner Insights: Inside Aquila Power Catamarans

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FPC Emerald Coast Poker Run Celebrates 30th Anniversary With 92-Boat Turnout

For the second year in a row, late-September date proved to be winner for Emerald Coast Powerboat Week in Destin, Fla., as last weekend’s Florida Powerboat Club-produced event attracted 92 registered boats. Club president Stu Jones moved the event from mid-August to late September in 2021, and that happening pulled in a solid 84-boat fleet. […]

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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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Industry Insider: West Marine

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ABYC to host student career day at IBEX

As part of its ongoing efforts to engage future marine technicians, the American Boat & Yacht Council (ABYC) Foundation has partnered with the International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference (IBEX) to host an inaugural Student Career Day on Thursday, Sept. 29, in Tampa, Fla. Sponsored by Faria Beede Instruments, Jabsco/Xylem, Magic Tilt, Syntec, Transhield, and Yamaha, ABYC’s […]

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Dustin Connell – Featured on Bass Edge Radio

WILDWOOD, Mo. – Bass Edge Radio interviews 2022 2-Time MLF/Bass Pro Tour Champion Dustin Connell as the featured angler in their latest podcast presented by Megaware KeelGuard.  Show hosts Aaron Martin and Kurt Dove discuss with Dustin the best strategies to Win Bass Pro Tour events, smallmouth fishing on Cayuga lake and how it may translate to catching […]

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Carolina Skiff 22 Ultra Elite

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The Ike Foundation® Summer Recap and Youth Fishing Tournament Trail

The mission of The Ike Foundation® is to get kids fishing and in the outdoors, especially those who have not had the opportunity to do so. Ike’s Youth Fishing Tournament Trail was created to expand that mission with the introduction of fishing from a bass boat. The inaugural event was held on Lenape Lake, Hamilton […]

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Z-Man Remasters Colors for the JackHammer Chatterbait

New ‘Jack’ City’ Four fresh color patterns enliven Z-Man’s® celebrated ChatterBait® JackHammer™  It’s no stretch to call the ChatterBait JackHammer bladed jig the hottest big bass lure of a generation. Tourney box scores and 5-star angler reviews tell the story. Consult any online tackle retailer and settle in for hours of glowing reports, piles of monster bass […]

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3 Accessories to Make Boating More Convenient

New accessories make boating easier. Imtra The editors at Boating have teamed up with the experts at Imtra to bring you advice on how to keep your boat in Bristol condition and get the most from your hours spent out on the water. For more great tips, see Better Boating with Imtra » As boats are […]

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Tested: 2023 Yamaha Boats + Brand-new DRiVE X

We were able to test some of the latest and greatest from Yamaha Boat’s 2023 line-up. Check them out and keep your out for the official reviews in this year’s Boat Buyers Guide and Fishing Boat Buyers Guide. For more info, visit: yamahaboats.com. We tested the all-new Yamaha 222XD, one of seven new boats in […]

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Industry Insider: West Marine

Randy Vance stopped by the Fort Lauderdale West Marine store to chat with Tim Stiene, Category Manager for Parts & Electrical, about how the marine retail supplier is keeping boaters equipped with the products they need amongst post-pandemic supply chain interruptions. Visit westmarine.com or your local West Marine retail store to stock up your gear […]

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Kurt Mitchell – Featured on Bass Edge Radio

WILDWOOD, Mo. – Bass Edge Radio, presented by Megaware KeelGuard opens the mind of MLF/Pro Circuit Angler Kurt Mitchell as the featured Angler Spotlight in this top-rated podcast.  Bass Edge hosts Aaron Martin and Kurt Dove talk over with Kurt the late summer early fall patterns and his terrific run in Aug. culminating with a […]

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New Webinar Series from ABYC

PHOTO COURTESY OF ABYC The ABYC Foundation Educator Training Conference will welcome a new format this year. Starting September 20, it will be offering a new subscription-based monthly webinar series geared toward enhancing education for future and current marine technicians, in place of the former two-day virtual experience. “We are excited about this new model […]

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IBEX 2022 announces new networking events

IBEX 2022, set for Sept. 27-29 in Tampa, Fla., features networking opportunities and special events, including new opportunities to connect marine industry professionals. New for 2022, on Wednesday, September 28, the Emerging Marine Leaders (EMLs) will present the Strengthening Leadership through Brand Development and Networking session, hosted by Boating Industry. Attendees can connect, learn, and share […]

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What You Can Do to Protect Your Investments

THE HAWKS WERE CIRCLING IN WYOMING. What You Can Do to Protect Your Investments Weekly Market Outlook By Keith Schneider and Donn Goodman Jackson Hole, Wyoming is a beautiful sun-drenched city in the Summer, and cold (but great skiing) in the Winter. August offers low humidity with warm pleasant mountain weather during the day, then […]

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Nor-Tech 500 Sport

The Nor-Tech 500 Sport is capable of hitting astonishing speeds with the handle of a sport boat. Nor-Tech’s exclusive triple step hull adds high performance on this center console. With plenty of storage, double helm seat design, and space for entertainment, it’s sure to be a hit with your family and friends. Every super sport […]

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Nor-Tech 400 Supersport

The Nor-Tech 400 Supersport is quick and sweet on turns. This boat was designed for those who love high speeds on the water in both style and comfort. This hull is reliable for the whole family with plenty of seating and room for entertainment. Each detail and sleek feature showcases Nor-Tech’s high end and customizable […]

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Kiwis SailGP

While New Zealand sailing is on the return path to a full international sailing program, with some good successes, there have been a few ruts along the way. The roughest ride has come from the performance of the Kiwi SailGP team, which has turned in a very indifferent race record since their launch at the […]

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