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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Whether it’s the nauseating effects of motion sickness from travel, vertigo, or virtual reality that’s holding you back, you will now feel confident to stay in forward motion with the Reliefband® wearable wristband. As a proven, effective, drug-free solution for nausea, retching, and vomiting, the Reliefband wearable

tags: Clothing & Shoes

Monday, November 20, 2017

As you shop for the boater in your life, whether for the holidays, a birthday, or other special occasion, here are some gift ideas that any water enthusiast would love to receive: Mantus Backpack Features: • 100% Waterproof Main Compartment • 50 Liters of Storage • High Quality Waterproof TPU Material • 1 Way

tags: Accessories, Books & Charts, Clothing & Shoes, Furniture, Safety

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

MUSKEGON, MI - The Great Lakes are "Always fresh. Occasionally frozen." That's the tag line of a new Muskegon-based apparel company founded in July 2017 by Muskegon Catholic Central High School student Jackson Riegler, 17, of Muskegon. He named his company Oshki, which means "fresh" in the Ojibwe language. Ojibwe tribes lived

tags: Charity, Clothing & Shoes, Environmental Impact, Great Lakes

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Newly-launched startup FlipRocks announced the immediate availability of the FlipRocks Extreme Flip Flop with Interchangeable Gripping Soles. FlipRocks offer a unique spin on traditional flip flops with a number of design elements that deliver an unmatched balance of comfort, protection and support. An elevated toe guard protects

tags: Clothing & Shoes

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

The first annual Recycled Runway took place April 21st in an effort to raise money toward local waterway cleanups. This year’s focus was the Big Island Preserve, a natural oasis along the Sandusky Bay shoreline. Twenty-eight entrants stomped the catwalk in outfits designed using reclaimed materials or items that are typically

tags: Charity, Clothing & Shoes

Friday, June 9, 2017

For years, boaters and fishermen have trumpeted the benefits of polarized lenses to reduce reflected glare from the water surrounding them. Polarized lenses can make driving a boat safer by allowing the captain increased visibility to avoid collisions or help to navigate around objects in the water that would otherwise be hidden by

tags: Clothing & Shoes, Lake Erie

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Get onboard and out to sea with everything you need with a pair of DryFins! Make sure your summer cruise is smooth sailing with these comfy trunks. Bring them along on any family cruise without feeling the annoying chafing like you did from your old swim trunks. DryFins’ anti-chafing swimwear keeps you comfortable as you race

tags: Clothing & Shoes

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Whether you’re loading up the boat with a few buddies for a weekend fishing trip or setting your sights on achieving the coveted fantasy slam, staying sure-footed on deck is a must. Introducing the Kryptek Ankle Deck Boot from XTRATUF, a beloved fishing boot brand popular amongst recreational and commercial fisherman alike.

tags: Clothing & Shoes

Monday, July 11, 2016

The FIN from SoftScience is a water shoe, with built-in draining, system that grips and won’t mark decks — it's $79.99 (plus free shipping) at The Fin watermen’s shoe is designed by sailors for folks who live a life in, on and around the water. It dries quickly and features a self-draining system and

tags: Clothing & Shoes

Great Lakes - Winter 2018