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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Most boat sales staff understand that customers want value from their purchase of a new or used boat. Dealers and brokers can now help their customers get more from their boat purchase with a free BoatUS 90-day Membership with Unlimited Saltwater/Freshwater towing with every sale. During the 90-day trial membership period, customers

tags: Boat Club, Dealerships

Monday, December 3, 2018

What do you get a boater for the holidays? How about providing some much needed on-water and on-road help – including free tows back to his or her home dock – in case of a breakdown? Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) has three holiday gift ideas that are perfect for any boater, sailor or angler. An

tags: Boat Club, Gift Ideas, Hauling, Towing

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

The Association of Bahamas Marinas (ABM), in partnership with Marinalife, recently announced the launch of Voyager, a membership program that offers participating boaters exclusive benefits such as discounts, cruising guides and invitations to special events. The program, which is designed to encourage and support personal cruising

tags: Applicable Everywhere, Boat Club, Coupons & Discounts, Travel

Monday, October 22, 2018

The members of the Wisconsin Boating Club in southeastern Wisconsin would all raise their hands in a positive salute to that question. The WBC is located in the Milwaukee area, but its members hail from many of the surrounding suburbs and outlying communities. This family-friendly organization has been in existence for more than 60

by: Katie Kolberg Memmel

tags: Boat Club, Lake Michigan, Lifestyle

Friday, September 28, 2018

We all need people — others to help fill our lives with adventure, fun, and passion. Of course, we all have some form of a family that we inherit at birth to share our lives for good or bad. However, it seems that many of the happiest people I know create a circle of friends that enjoy similar activities. Their common interests

by: Ken Quant

tags: Boat Club, Racing, Sailing

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

The very nature of boating is social. A crew is vital for safe docking, sail handling, and watchkeeping on all but the shortest of trips and in all but the smallest of boats. Plus, it is more fun to share your time on the water with friends. One of the best ways to meet other boaters and build that community is to join a club. One

tags: Boat Club, Education

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

United States Power Squadrons® – America’s Boating Club®, the country’s largest nonprofit boating organization, recently announced the release of digital assets to enhance boating education with the launch of America’s Boating Channel on YouTube and americasboatingchannel.com. Funded by grants from the

tags: Boat Club, Do It Yourself (DIY), Education

Monday, September 10, 2018

 

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by: Zuzana Prochazka

tags: Racing, Yacht Club, Boat Club, Education, Lifestyle

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Weego, innovators of compact, safe and reliable portable jump starting power packs, heats up boating season by recently launching a powerful new online offer for boaters – a free 1-year BoatU.S. Membership with the purchase of any Weego jump starter. “We’ve already seen synergies from our partnership with BoatU.S.,

tags: Batteries & Chargers, Boat Club, Coupons & Discounts

Friday, June 8, 2018

Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) is the nation’s largest recreational boating advocacy, services and safety organization, making boating better for America’s recreational boaters since 1966. A look at a few numbers behind the more-than-half-million-member association gives insights into its impact on

tags: Boat Club, Lifestyle