Quick Hits: May 26, 2020

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As the weather warms throughout the United States and the country slowly moves towards reopening public lands and waterways, a coalition of national outdoor groups have teamed for Recreate Responsibly, a list of recommendations from public health experts and leaders in the outdoor space. “These unusual circumstances mean that all of us, from seasoned outdoor enthusiasts to families heading out to their local park for the first time, could use a little guidance about how to stay safe. The Recreate Responsibly guidelines offer a starting point for getting outside to keep yourself healthy and to maintain access to our parks, trails, and beaches,” said organizers in a statement

Propspeed is not just for running gear. The New Zealand-based foul-coating release system has proven to work effectively on Lumishore LED underwater lights via rigorous testing by the company. “We pride ourselves on delivering unparalleled LED light solutions for both above and below the waterline. The best way to enjoy the near-limitless color combinations we offer is to ensure your lights are clean,” said Lumishore president Eifrion Evans in a statement.


Sea Tow Saves Cold-Stunned Turtles

Its Corpus Christi outfit is rescuing turtles that were affected by the deep freeze in Texas.

Southern Marinas Sells Portfolio

The group had made six acquisitions last year and had a total of 12 properties under its umbrella.

2020 Neptune Award Winners Named

The annual marketing awards drew 129 entries in 20 categories.

‘A Great Start to 2021’

An onslaught of new and returning customers kept dealers busy in what is typically a slower time of year.

Nautique Names VP of Sales

Rick Skinner joins the Correct Craft subsidiary after 30-plus years with water-sports equipment manufacturer HO Sports.

MarineMax Expands Territories for Cruisers, MJM

The dealership will offer the brands at several of its locations, including Boston, Baltimore, Jacksonville and Charleston.

Groupe Beneteau Hacked

The breach was detected last week, resulting in a full network shutdown and production stoppage at several locations.