Weems Plath Crew WatcherWeems & Plath will be the exclusive manufacturer and distributor of CrewWatcher, a system of beacon and app that is an affordable crew overboard alarm & locator.

ICOMIA LogoThe International Council of Marine Industry Associations’ (ICOMIA) Superyacht Refit and Coatings Applicator Groups met on Tuesday 26 September at the Novotel Monte Carlo for their annual superyacht session held prior to the 2017 Monaco Yacht Show.

St Onge RecreationScarab led off the 2018 model year with their 2018 Dealer Meeting held in beautiful Bay Harbor, Michigan. Scarab announced 2018 awards to the top dealerships and their representatives from around the world.

Sea Doo RXT xBRP recently launched the 2018 Sea-Doo watercraft line and will showcase the new models for the first time publically at the IJSBA World Finals. Sea-Doo is bringing the ‘Escape the Everyday’ Experience to the Lake Havasu City, Arizona based event on October 5-8.

Ibex Seastar SolutionsDespite Hurricane Irma being a challenging situation leading up to the event, the International BoatBuilders' Exhibition and Conference (IBEX), which took place September 19-21, 2017 in Tampa, Florida, attracted nearly 6,500 marine industry professionals, a 4% increase over 2016.

Vancouver International Boat ShowWestern Canada’s largest annual boat show, the Vancouver International Boat Show, is returning in the New Year, giving boaters the first opportunity to see the most sought-after boats and accessories in the industry.

Sept 26, 2017

Boating Ontario 50th Anniversary Conference 400Nominations are now being accepted for the Boating Ontario Awards of Excellence - Submit your nominations before October 23, 2017

ABYC and Georgian CollegeWe have just learned that Georgian College and the Marine programs are now part of the ABYC (American Boat and Yacht Council) Marine League of Schools.

 

 

 

LeBoat Rideau CanalOttawa Tourism is getting set to officially welcome Le Boat, Europe’s largest operator of self-drive boating vacations, to the Rideau Canal in 2018 as the company’s first destination outside of Europe.

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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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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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