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How Fast Is Too Fast? — Performance Boating Tips

Matt Trulio recently interviewed Tres Martin, the founder of the Performance Boat School and renowned driving instructor, reviewing some safety tips in relation to the ever-popular question… How fast is too fast when it comes to performance boating? Check out a portion of the article below, or read it in full here.

How fast is too fast?

Martin broke his answers […]

Powerboat Nation Provides Insight To 500 HP Engines

Check out a portion of the article from Powerboat Nation below, or click here to read the piece in full.

As the industry is evolving, so are the powerboats of today, and what makes this so significant is the fact the the engine and propulsion providers are really focusing on the 520, 525, 565, and 570 horsepower ranges. The primary […]

By |January 27th, 2014|News Blog|0 Comments

Effects of Weather Swings on Your Boat

After the nation’s cold snap, boat owners should check their boats for damage and prepare for the next temperature drop…

As it warmed up this weekend across much of the nation, Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) says that now may be a good time to check on your boat in winter storage. In fact, BoatUS has offered […]

By |January 20th, 2014|News Blog|0 Comments

Up 5% In 2013, Boating Industry Continues Rebound

CHICAGO – December 26, 2013 – The National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) today announces that as 2013 comes to a close, the U.S. recreational boating industry will continue its post-recession climb with an estimated 5 percent increase in new powerboat retail sales. The increase comes on the heels of the industry’s 2012 rebound when new powerboat retail sales […]

By |January 13th, 2014|News Blog|0 Comments

10 Simple Rules for Better Docking

Approaching the dock — particularly in front of a crowded marina — can be one of the most nerve-racking experiences on the water. But it really shouldn’t be. I’ve got 10 simple rules that, if followed to the letter, will not only make you better at close-quarters maneuvering and docking, but will also make you a better all-around boater.

Rule […]

By |January 6th, 2014|News Blog|0 Comments