Boating

Great Lakes Nautical Festival, “ Los Trompos ”, etc.

The Los Trompos facility is at Beacon Park in Detroit for one more weekend. // Photograph courtesy of DTE Energy Reno Necklace In 2004, Reno Collier embarked on the America Tour, opening for Larry the Cable Guy on stages across the country. Following the success of the tour, Collier was …

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Jupiter boaters may soon see an extended slow wake zone

Boaters could face new rules in Jupiter. If Florida’s Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commissioners give the green light, boaters should slow down in part of the intracoastal waterway, commonly referred to as the resident “Jupiter”. Narrow “Nina Fusco Selden is in favor” I think it would be totally awesome not …

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Coast Guard reminds boaters of new engine cut-off switch law

Boat engine safety kill switch lanyard emergency cut-out cord. Image-Walmart JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard reminds mariners of a new law requiring pleasure craft to use an engine shutoff switch (ECOS) and associated ECOS link (ECOSL). An ECOS is an emergency ignition cut-off device that stops the engine if …

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A life of two women in ‘Céline and Julie go boating’

Almost an instant classic when it was released in 1974, the filmmaker Jacques Rivette has since made a name for itself on the back of its transmogrifying fantasy comedy, Céline and Julie go boating (Céline and Julie go by boat). Shamelessly challenging and revealing in its sideways conception, Rivette’s film …

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Sea Tow publishes survey of summer boating trends in 2021

In the era of the coronavirus pandemic, finding ways to recreate outdoors has become an important survival tool. Last year, the boating industry saw a record number of new boat owners on the water. New boaters and seasoned boaters alike have changed their social distancing habits naturally while making the …

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Brunswick Corporation unveils its “Next Wave” strategic plans

Brunswick Corporation launched its 2021 Virtual Investor Day on Brunswick.com. The event, hosted by Brunswick’s senior leadership team, unveiled the ‘next wave’ of company strategy outlining the next phase in the evolution of the company, products, technologies, experiences unique and business synergies. Additionally, Brunswick provided more context to its recently …

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The booming nautical industry | Business

OCONOMOWOC – The boating industry is currently in the midst of its busiest time in history, at least according to a Lake Country dealer. Erik Tinus, owner of Tinus Marine at Oconomowoc, said boat sales have increased significantly since the start of the pandemic and last year was a banner …

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New sailing rules proposed for a popular Jupiter spot

Boaters who cruise the popular Jupiter Narrows – a sapphire water funnel that slides past Coral Cove Park – will have to regulate their speeds on weekends and holidays if a proposed rule passes with FWC Stewards on Wednesday. The recommendation to begin enforcing a minimum slow-speed wake zone north …

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