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    Up for the challenge?

    The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has launched the U.S. Coast Guard Ready for Rescue Challenge, a $255,000 prize competition that seeks boater safety solutions that will help make it easier to find people in the water.

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    Air-Dryr Keeps Away Moisture-Induced Rust, Mold & Mildew

    Moisture is the bane of winterizing pontoon owners everywhere. Inducing everything from rust to corrosion, mold, mildew and wood rot, enough prolonged wetness can cause irreparable damage...

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    Ozark Poker Run Sept 15

    Looking for more details on the September 15 Poker Run on the Lake of the Ozarks? You've come to the right place.

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    BREAKING NEWS: Brunswick to keep Sea Ray, discontinue yachts

    Brunswick Corp. has ended the sales process for its Sea Ray and Meridian brands; it will continue production of the boats but will discontinue the yacht and sport yacht models.

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    Mercury Wins Sustainable Product of the Year

    Mercury Marine has been awarded the Sustainable Product of the Year award from the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council for its Active Trim technology.

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    Protomet Is Expanding

    Protomet Corporation is quickly ramping up its $30 million expansion project.

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    RBFF's Best Family-Friendly Places to Fish and Boat

    "This year we decided to ask some of our friends and partners where they like to go fishing, and the response has been overwhelming,

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    Yamaha Pro Jordan Lee Wins 2018 Bassmaster Classic (Again)

    Yamaha Pro Angler Jordan Lee is the 2018 Bassmaster Classic® Champion. Lee, who began Sunday’s championship round in sixth place, caught five bass that weighed 16 pounds, 5 ounces and won the 2018 Bassmaster Classic® with a three-day total of 47 pounds, 1

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    Mercury Marine mourns loss of Charlie Strang

    Mercury Marine is saddened by the death of Charles “Charlie” Strang who served as Carl Kiekhaefer’s top engineer for 13 years at Mercury Marine.

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    2018 Yamaha Classic Photo Contest

    Today the Yamaha Marine Group announced the launch of their 2018 “Yamaha Classic Photo Contest,” and you could be the next winner!

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    Evinrude Re-Brands Engine Oil

    The lineup of XD engine oil for Evinrude and Johnson outboards has been re-branded as XPS Marine. The same high-quality engine oils now leverage the XPS brand and are offered in three products – XD100, XD50 and XD30.

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    RBFF Sponsors Miami Boat Show

    In February, the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF) will sponsor the Progressive Miami International Boat Show with its Take Me Fishing™ brand, where an estimated 100,000 boating enthusiasts will gather.

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    West Marine Hires New CEO

    Marine, Inc., a leading omni-channel retailer exclusively offering boating gear, apparel, footwear and other waterlife-related products, announced today the arrival of their new Chief Executive Officer, Doug Robinson, who joins with three decades of speci

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    Lippert Components agrees to acquire Taylor Made Group

    Lippert Components Inc., a subsidiary of LCI Industries, has agreed to buy Taylor Made Group LLC. Terms of the agreement, which the companies expect to close in two weeks, were not disclosed.

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    Evinrude Achieves Wisconsin Green Masters Sustainability Status

    BRP, a world leader in powersports, announced today that Evinrude has received recognition as a Green Master in the Wisconsin Green Masters Program.

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    Looking For Electronic Gifts?

    If the boat-lover in your life is thinking about upgrading their electronics this holiday, West Marine has top-rated options with free shipping:

  • NMMA Certification Explained

    NMMA's Robert Newsome discusses how NMMA Certification goes above and beyond standards set by the U.S. Coast Guard.

  • Multimedia

    Meet This Enchanting 2018 Crest Model

    Fun colors, classic amenities, what's not to love about Crest's 2018 Calypso?

  • Mercury Introduces New V8 Vid

    New teaser video from Mercury Marine released

  • Life Of A Hook

    Behind the scenes with VMC

  • The Next Big Thing For Pontoon Ladders

    Dan Kincaid from northern Indiana has developed a system that, when attached to a rear-entry ladder, will raise and lower the bottom half with a simple press of a button.

  • Mercury Recaps Miami

    Mercury Marine has released a video of the introduction of and reaction to its new 3.4-liter V6 outboard and two other engines at the Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show.

  • Boat Loan Basics

    The experts at have shared their insights on the ins and outs of boat loans—explaining the basic steps needed to finance a boat purchase.

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    Get A Peek At Manitou’s 2018 Lineup

    With floorplan changes, fresh colors, and a completely new dual engine platform coming soon, next year is turning out to be fantastic already.

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    Hook The Holiday Season’s Hottest Gifts

    An easy way to spread holiday cheer to the anglers on your list is with the latest and greatest from Rapala and Respected Rapala Brands.