Friday, October 13, 2017The National Sailing Hall of Fame (NSHOF) celebrated its seventh class of Inductees on Sunday, September 24, during ceremonies hosted by New York Yacht Club at their magnificent Harbour Court clubhouse in Newport. The backdrop for the Induction could not have been more fitting: a busy Newport harbor on a glorious early fall afternoon.
Monday, August 21, 2017The Coast Guard Foundation, a non-profit organization committed to the education and welfare of all Coast Guard members and their families, announced that in 2017, it has awarded a record 166 new scholarships. Combined with ten multi-year scholarship recipients and three Fallen Heroes Scholars, the Foundation is currently assisting
Friday, August 4, 2017HydroHoist Marine Group continues to receive accolades for its newest product – the HP Extreme. The product was awarded 2017 Top Product of the Year Award by Boating Industry. “The HP Extreme is the easiest load and launch of any PWC docking platform on the market, with features unmatched by any in the boatlift
Friday, May 5, 2017South Shore Marine is pleased to announce that Brendan Sexton recently completed the Yamaha Master Technician Certification. This certification is the highest level of training a Yamaha outboard service technician can achieve. Brendan is among the elite 294 Master Technicians in the United States. The test is extensive and
Thursday, February 23, 2017Sail Place, Inc., with locations in Muskegon, Mich., and Kenosha, Wis., has been awarded Beneteau’s “Fastest Growing Sailboat Dealer of the Year” Award. “We were very happy to learn of the news and accept this award ”, says Dave Dave Fulbright of Sail Place in Muskegon. “We’ve been a Beneteau
Friday, August 19, 2016Sixteen iconic figures in the rich maritime history of the Door Peninsula and three local Coast Guardsmen were honored at the annual Mariner Award Dinner held at the Sturgeon Bay Yacht Club on Monday evening, August 8. A joint effort by the Door County Maritime Museum and Sturgeon Bay Yacht Club, the Mariner Award is presented
Monday, March 14, 2016Earlier this year Tom Grupstra, Tim Line, and Karl Dunlap, Marine Service Technicians at Washburn Marina, achieved professional certification in diesel engine repair and gasoline engine repair by American Boat & Yacht Council (ABYC). This challenging accomplishment leads to a higher goal of becoming recognized as a Master
Tuesday, November 4, 2014Reefpoint Marina in Racine was recently awarded a four star “1st status by the popular ActiveCaptain boater app. Reefpoint is the only marina on the Great Lakes to earn this recognition, which is based strictly from boater reviews. ActiveCaptain is an interactive boater app used by over 200,000 boaters across North America,