Category: Boating

Home Boating
Safe and Smart Boating
Post

Safe and Smart Boating

Forestville, WI – Putting its best oar forward, Into the Outdoors Educational Network and Future Angler Foundation (FAF) won the “Community Outreach Award” from the National Safe Boating Association (NSBA) at the 2022 International Boating and Water Safety Summit (IBWSS). Admittedly, that’s a mouthful, so in simple language, FAF invested in series of exceptional educational episodes, aired on...

Hurricane Announces New SunDeck 2600 Design
Post

Hurricane Announces New SunDeck 2600 Design

Elkhart, Ind. – Hurricane deck boats, legendary innovator in versatile deck boat designs, announced today the launch of a new hull for model year 2023 – the SunDeck 2600. The SunDeck 2600 outboard deck boat offers boaters a spacious design, and a safe and stable platform with the power and performance for an exhilarating time...

Hobie Releases the all-new Mirage® Passport® R Series
Post

Hobie Releases the all-new Mirage® Passport® R Series

Rotomolded pedal kayaks R Models upgrade popular fishing and recreational pedal kayaks OCEANSIDE, Calif. (July 19, 2022) – Hobie, the leading manufacturer of premium kayaks and watersport products, launched the newest additions to their 2022 product line today with the unveiling of the Mirage Passport 12.0 R and the Mirage Passport 10.5 R. The first...

Spring Commissioning: How to Ready Your Boat for the Water
Post

Spring Commissioning: How to Ready Your Boat for the Water

Finally. As winter gives way to spring and temperatures begin to rise, feelings of anticipation and excitement take hold of boaters and make them all but forget the long months of cold they’ve just endured. Finally, it’s time to get the boat out and ready for the season. If you live in an area with any...

“Spring Aboard” and Take a Boater Education Class
Post

“Spring Aboard” and Take a Boater Education Class

Spring has arrived and that means many residents and visitors will be flocking to Florida’s beautiful beaches and waterways. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) wants boaters to “Spring Aboard” and get educated prior to the kick-off of the boating season to make the most of their time on the water. Spring is...

Minnesota Boater Education Bill Forges Ahead
Post

Minnesota Boater Education Bill Forges Ahead

Minnesota state legislators last week introduced companion boater education legislation (SF3392, HF3787) to expand existing youth operator requirements to eventually phase in all boaters. Introduced by Senator Carrie Ruud (R) and Representative Erin Koegel, the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) supports these companion bills in its larger effort to establish and increase boater education across the...

Denver Fly Fishing Show: An Exhibitor’s Recap
Post

Denver Fly Fishing Show: An Exhibitor’s Recap

Each year, The Fly Fishing Show is held at multiple locations across the United States as an event for anglers to meet and talk with representatives from brands focused on fly fishing, scout out trips to take in the upcoming months or years, learn tips and tricks in seminars and from casting instructors or fly...

Skeeter Recognized for Excellence in Customer Satisfaction
Post

Skeeter Recognized for Excellence in Customer Satisfaction

MIAMI, FL. – Skeeter, a leader in performance fishing boats, announced today during the Miami International Boat Show® that the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA®) has again recognized Skeeter with a CSI Award for excellence in customer satisfaction in the Fiberglass Outboard Boat category. This year’s award is the twenty-first consecutive award for Skeeter. “Our...

Discover Boating Unveils New Campaign With Invitation to ‘See You Out Here’
Post

Discover Boating Unveils New Campaign With Invitation to ‘See You Out Here’

Discover Boating, powered by NMMA and the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas, debuted its 2022 campaign during the Discover Boating® Miami International Boat Show®’s Opening Night Industry Bash. The campaign, set to launch this spring, features the theme, “See You Out Here,” creating a unifying voice and addressing the changing interests of boaters and...