Canadian Safe Boating CouncilThe marine industry and the volunteers who run the Canadian Safe Boating Council depend on YOU to make us aware of the goings on across Canada that warrant special recognition in the fields of recreational boating safety and environmental stewardship.

NMRA BoardThe National Marine Representatives Association (NMRA) recently elected its officers and board of directors. The leadership group will govern the organization in 2017–2018.

Colin Julie AngusThe Maritime Museum of BC is thrilled to host our second Nautical Nights Speaker Series featuring Colin and Julie Angus. This Speaker Series runs on the last Thursday of every month from September to April, with the exception of December.

Boating BC ConferenceThe 7th Annual Boating BC Conference presented by Mercury Marine is now open for registration. The event will be held November 21st and 22ndat the Pacific Gateway Hotel in Richmond, BC.

World Marinas ConferenceThe Greek Marinas Association (GMA) has been announced as host of the 2018 ICOMIA World Marinas Conference (IWMC) during the meeting of the ICOMIA Marinas Group in Vancouver, Canada on 14 October.

Fiona McGlynnBoth boaters and those who rely on boating to make a living lament that there doesn’t seem to be as many younger boaters these days.

Dee CaffariAs the head of a team that is circumnavigating the globe in the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-2018, Dee Caffari knows that skippering a yacht in all weather for more than eight months is a big challenge.

Marine Marketers Of AmericaAn in-depth look at the decline in America’s first-time boat buyers and strategies for reversing the trend will be the focus of a panel discussion, “Saving Generation Agnostic,” when Marine Marketers of America (MMA) hosts its bi-annual general membership meeting Nov. 2 during the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.

Boat WarehouseSeptember 18, 2017 – The 2018 model year was led by a great evening of reminiscence during the annual 2018 Dealer Meeting held in beautiful Bay Harbor, Michigan.

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DAVIS DEBUTS CARBON FIBER WIND VANES

Davis Carbon Fiber Wind Vanes

 

 

Whether learning to sail in an Optimist, perfecting technique in a Laser or taking line honors in the latest sportboat, the ability to visualize apparent wind angle and read the shifts is critical to sailing well. Traditional wind indicators tend to be fragile and easily bent or broken. Davis Instruments introduces Blacksmith Wind Vanes, made from super lightweight 3D carbon fiber and duraluminum to withstand the rigors of hard racing. For Opti sailors, an equally durable, carbon-free class legal version is offered. READ MORE

 

  

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Boating Industry Canada met with Jens Bering at IBEX 2017. Bering has recently been appointed to ...
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Everyone is invited to join Ontario Sailing to celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday and the sport of ...
Activity and positive energy continued throughout the conclusion of the International BoatBuilders' ...
This morning the winners of the 2017 Innovation Awards were announced during the annual Industry ...
A trio of Canadian dealers were recognized at the Smoker Craft Inc. 2018 model year dealer meeting, ...
Township of Georgina Mayor Margaret Quirk and Andy Adams discuss the Jackson's Point Harbour ...
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MARINEMAX AIDS IN BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS RECOVERY THROUGH DONATIONS TO RELIEF FUND

Marinemax 400MarineMax, the nation’s largest boating retailer and operator of MarineMax Vacations in the Caribbean, has announced that the company will be donating a portion of new charter booking fees to the rebuilding of the British Virgin Islands.

“We are extremely pleased to be able to make this commitment to the residents and businesses of the British Virgin Islands. Tourism is an integral part of the economy of the islands and we are proud to be aiding in the restoration” stated Brett McGill, President and COO of MarineMax. READ MORE

 

 

 

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