The 15th annual Summer Sailstice will take place on June 18-19, uniting nearly 19,000 sailors with a schedule of local events that encourage communities to join in on the fun and celebrate sailing.
BoatUS is the nation's leading advocate for recreational boaters. It provides its more than 500,000 members with government representation, services such as 24-hour on-the-water boat towing and roadside assistance for boat trailers and tow vehicles, boat insurance programs and benefits that include marina and West Marine shopping discounts.
A boat name can reveal much about the personality of a boat owner. Are they into fishing? Reel Therapy on the boat’s transom certainly shows it. Do they have kids in school? What College Fund? says it best. Work in the finance industry? Liquid Assets is suitable.
After nearly two decades at Soundings and Soundings Trade Only, managing editor Rich Armstrong is moving on to become managing editor of BoatUS magazine, which is based in Alexandria, Va.
Starting July 1, all Virginia operators of motorboats over 10 hp and personal watercraft will be required to comply with a 2007 state law by taking a boating safety education course.
BoatUS is celebrating its 50th anniversary with local celebrations, including a May 7 event in Port Townsend, Wash.
BoatUS announced two 50th anniversary appreciation events to celebrate its half-century milestone.
In 1966, boaters could buy a new midsize cruiser for about $7,000, outboard engines had just surpassed 100 hp and recreational boating was growing on a large scale across America.
A California TowBoatUS company was singled out for its professionalism at the annual BoatUS Towing Services conference in Jupiter, Fla.
A panel of 11 national boating leaders who serve as a sounding board for BoatUS gathered last week with senior leadership from the boater organization in Williamsburg, Va., to discuss key issues affecting recreational boating.
BoatUS said a new partnership with the unified booking and marketing platform Dockwa enables the boater group’s members to find and book a slip with just a few taps on Dockwa’s app.