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Boating Fail: Keeping Your Cool(er)

Boating Magazine – World’s Largest Powerboat Magazine Boating Fail: Keeping Your Cool(er) How to Always double check your boat gear before hitting the road. Always double check your boat gear before hitting the road. more info…

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New York bill proposes ethanol-free fuel

TradeOnlyToday New York bill proposes ethanol-free fuel A bill that would allow marinas in New York to sell E0 gasoline, or fuel with no ethanol blended in, was heard this week by the Assembly Environmental Conservation Committee.  No vote was taken, but documents supporting the bill argued that E0 should be made available because E10, fuel blended with 10 percent ...

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MarineMax schedules new Florida opening

TradeOnlyToday MarineMax schedules new Florida opening MarineMax will open a new location this month at PGA Marina & Boating Center in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. With 52 retail locations, MarineMax is the nation’s largest boat and yacht retailer and is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “HZO”. PGA Marina was purchased last year by an affiliate ...

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Eco-Conscientious 82m Expedition Superyacht Project KILKEA by Bannenberg & Rowell to be launched this year

Luxury Yacht Charter & Superyacht News Eco-Conscientious 82m Expedition Superyacht Project KILKEA by Bannenberg & Rowell to be launched this year An imposing 82-metre luxury expedition yacht is currently under construction in Norway, due to be launched this year. The yacht, known as Project Kilkea was designed by Bannenberg & Rowell and represents an eco-friendly ocean-going exploration vessel, able to ...

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Golden Spinnaker Gala 2016

Yacht Boat News Golden Spinnaker Gala 2016 Fundraising Gala for Rio Games 2016 On Wednesday, May 4, the Sailing Foundation of New York (SFNY) will hold its biennial Golden Spinnaker Gala at the New York Yacht Club in Manhattan, benefiting the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Sailing Team athletes representing the United States at the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games this ...

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35 Tips (You Didn’t Know You Needed)

Boating World 35 Tips (You Didn’t Know You Needed) Experience may be the best teacher, but how about learning without experiencing the pain of a mistake? For example, two boaters were stranded in the Continue reading → The post 35 Tips (You Didn’t Know You Needed) appeared first on Boating World. more info…

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VIDEO: Surfing with the wind

Featuring Boating News, Stories and More | Soundings Online VIDEO: Surfing with the wind Conditions on the East River weren’t ideal for the State University of New York Maritime College sailing team to fine-tune their technique, but that wasn’t the point on this day. more info…

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Les Voiles de St. Barth

Yacht Boat News Les Voiles de St. Barth A change in conditions necessitated a change in gear today for hundreds of sailors competing at Les Voiles de St. Barth. After yesterday’s opening-day race was marked by fresh breezes of 15 knots, crews were forced to contend with a light flow of 5-9 knots, and it took great finesse to make ...

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