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Latest Boating Lifestyle Articles

  • Boat Life Lessons from the Half-Million Member BoatUS Team

    Boat Life Lessons from the Half-Million Member BoatUS Team

    Scott Croft shares boat life expertise gained as lifelong boater and public affairs leader for BoatUS member services, advocacy and boat safety [Podcast] Anchors Aweigh is a podcast for all boaters, from aspiring to experienced. Featuring in-depth conversations with boating experts and industry leaders, and packed full of tips, tricks, gear, and industry info, boaters of…Read More »
  • More Than 63,000 Boats Damaged or Destroyed by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

    More Than 63,000 Boats Damaged or Destroyed by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

    Boat US reports on thousands of recreational boats badly damaged or completely destroyed by 2017 Hurricane Harvey and Irma in the U.S. [VIDEO with PHOTOS] The hurricane season in the U.S. and Caribbean islands was particularly bad for both residents and boaters during the 2017 hurricane season. While some areas got “lucky” (like parts of…Read More »
  • Designer Ken Lange Develops Trailer-able Powerboat For Sailing Enthusiasts of All Ages

    Designer Ken Lange Develops Trailer-able Powerboat For Sailing Enthusiasts of All Ages

    Ventura 23 sailboat is a trailer-sailor designed to meet needs of both younger and older generation sailors with amenities usually seen on a larger boat With approximately 4.1 million U.S. participants last year alone, sailing is undoubtedly a beloved hobby for all generations. However, approximately 6.8 million Americans use assistive devices like canes to aid…Read More »
  • Talking Boating News with Soundings Trade Only Senior Reporter Reagan Haynes

    Talking Boating News with Soundings Trade Only Senior Reporter Reagan Haynes

    If it’s happening in the boating industry, Reagan Haynes has probably written about it, interviewed someone about it, or has a plane ticket to go cover it Anchors Aweigh is a podcast for all boaters, from aspiring to experienced. Featuring in-depth conversations with boating experts and industry leaders, and packed full of tips, tricks, gear, and…Read More »
  • 4 Tips for Keeping Yourself Safe While Boating in the Winter

    4 Tips for Keeping Yourself Safe While Boating in the Winter

    Keep your boating season going with these winter boating safety tips to safely extend your boating into the cooler months Boating is a popular hobby among many people all over the world. It’s a fun thing to do when the weather is nice and you just want to get out on the water. Many people…Read More »
  • Fully Autonomous Cargo Ships May be Closer Than We Think

    Fully Autonomous Cargo Ships May be Closer Than We Think

    Could we soon see autonomous cargo ships, or “captain-less” ships, on our waterways? Here are the pros and cons of this technology on ships Autonomous car developments have been at the forefront of vehicular technology recently. Debates about safety have certainly been a driving force of these conversations. And now, a new autonomous technology is…Read More »
  • Injured in a Boating Accident? What To Know About Proving Fault

    Injured in a Boating Accident? What To Know About Proving Fault

    A guide to a boater’s personal injury case – types of boat accidents, common causes and who at fault – when injured in a boating accident When it comes to personal injury cases, you likely hear about car accidents. But as an avid boater, it might be your water vessel that you are more worried…Read More »
  • Details of Amels New Secret Creates Waves Before Monaco Yacht Show

    Details of Amels New Secret Creates Waves Before Monaco Yacht Show

    Dutch yard Amels’ 74 meter superyacht to debut at Monaco Yacht Show promising an impressive display The Monaco Yacht Show comes with the promise of luxury fleets of the latest in boating. While it’s possible to write for pages on the lavish displays you can expect at this year’s show, one of the top picks is Dutch…Read More »
  • Mohave County Sheriff Department Warns Boaters To Use Navigation Lights

    Mohave County Sheriff Department Warns Boaters To Use Navigation Lights

    Arizona lake officials remind boaters that not using boat navigation lights not only risks boat safety, but also ignores the laws on the water Whether it’s along a path, on the road, or in the master bath of up to 46% of homeowners’houses, good lighting is essential for proper safety and accident prevention. For this…Read More »
  • ‘Our Big Adventure’ – Just Saying Yes to Living Aboard

    ‘Our Big Adventure’ – Just Saying Yes to Living Aboard

    Taking the plunge into the living aboard a boat lifestyle – how one boater has made the dream a reality [Podcast] Anchors Aweigh is a podcast for all boaters, from aspiring to experienced. Featuring in-depth conversations with boating experts and industry leaders, and packed full of tips, tricks, gear, and industry info, boaters of all levels…Read More »