boating apps

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Sep 2022

Did you know that some of the earliest evidence of boats stretches back to the 4th millennium BC? The ability to traverse long stretches of water enabled exploration and trade, expanding our horizons as a species like nothing else. Boats have come a long way from the dug-out trunks of trees that got us started....

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boat anchor

Did you know that when the Ancient Greeks invented the boat anchor, they called it “teeth?” Anchors have come a long way since then. They’re an essential part of any boat, and there are a wide range of boat anchor types to choose from. Problem is, which one do you choose? Some anchors work great...

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boat maintenance

It’s no secret that the Sunshine State loves its boats. Believe it or not, there are now over 1 million registered recreational boats in the state of Florida. This makes boating one of the most popular pastimes in the state, but that doesn’t mean everybody knows how to do it! Owning a boat doesn’t make...

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types of boats

There are countless recreational activities that require vehicles. There’s dirt-biking, four-wheeling, off-roading, RVing, and more. However, land travel isn’t for everyone. A lot of people prefer spending their recreational time on the water, as there are a lot of benefits of boating. For that, you’ll need a boat. The only question is, what type of...

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boat anchoring

Did you know that approximately 12% of households in America own a recreational boat? Yet, despite this, most boat owners don’t know how to anchor their boats properly, which can lead to all sorts of problems. Not only is it dangerous to not anchor your boat properly, but you can also damage your boat or...

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boating knots

02

Jul 2022

Knowing your basic boating knots can mean the difference between a fun journey and a disastrous one. The importance of boating knots can not be understated.   According to the U.S. Coast Guard’s Recreational Boating Report 2021, there were 4,439 boating-related accidents. Meanwhile, deaths for the same calendar year were 658.  When disaster does strike, you...

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hosting a boat party

Did you know that more than 87 million adults in the United States went boating? So if you’re ready to take the boat out this summer, you might consider hosting a party.  But you want to ensure that you impress your friends and family. It can feel difficult to figure out what to include for...

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boat cleaning mistakes

Almost 12% of households across the country own a recreational boat. These vehicles provide all kinds of fun during the warmer months on the water, whether that be a lake or in the ocean. There’s really nothing better than a day spent with family and friends on a boat and so many people agree! In...

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boating tips

Boats are more popular than ever in modern America. In recent times, watercraft sales reached almost $50 billion dollars in total per year!  Summer is just around the corner. Maybe you’re thinking of taking your boat out of storage and getting out on the water. But there are a few important things to do before you...

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boating trip

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May 2022

Did you know that around 100 million Americans go boating a year? Recreational boating can be a great way to destress and enjoy some fresh air and clear blue skies! But before you just jump on a boat trip, you need to bring some essentials along. Otherwise, you’ll have a bad time out on the...

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