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Today's Date: Friday, December 29, 2017
Landsing Boat Show
Registration Underway for This Winter's "Becoming an Outdoors Woman" Program

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced registration  is set for Feb. 23-25, 2018 in Marquette County. This winter’s gathering will mark the 16th annual winter BOW program for women, ages 18 and older, who are seeking an opportunity to improve their outdoor skills in a relaxed, noncompetitive atmosphere.

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FEATURED NEWS
64 Chris-Craft Dealers Included in Top 100 Dealers of the Year Awards
Chris-Craft would like to congratulate 64 dealer partners for being included in the Top 100 Dealers of the Year Awards by Boating Industry. The Top 100 is the only independent ranking of boat dealers in North America, and recognizes dealerships that are unsurpassed in business operations, professionalism, marketing tactics, customer service and more.
Be Vigilant About PFDs
Releasing a new PFD to the marketplace is a lengthy task that consists of testing each of its materials.If you make certain to purchase a lifejacket with a Coast Guard approval number imprinted on it, you should have a product that will last a good length of time, if properly maintained. However, maintenance varies throughout.
Outboards Past, Present, and Future
Reading the monthly boating trade magazines, new boat and outboard sales are steadily making gains again; this from the steep downturn of the U.S. recession that began in 2008. (Really? A decade ago?) As boating comes back stronger, so does the interest in new outboards for all purposes, but especially fishing and pontoon boats. As interest in outboard engines increases, what form will it take?
World Cat Holds Second Annual Sales Training
World Cat recently held its annual 2017 Sales Training December 4 - 6, 2017, at their headquarters in New Bern, North Carolina. The boatbuilder also incorporated its inaugural service training over the same multi-day period. Presentations included selling the product, focusing on the unique aspects and benefits of the World Cat product and more.
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Yacht Solutions in partnership with Dream Yacht Charter, Pantaenius Yacht Insurance, and Great Lakes Scuttlebutt will send two lucky people on an epic trip to Antigua and Barbuda to experience all the excitement of the regattas and parties that are typical of Sailing Week. Imagine EIGHT tropical days filled with activities that have made these islands world-renowned, while cruising on a fully crewed luxury sailing catamaran! Contest closes 6:00 pm EST, Sunday, January 21, 2018!

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