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VIDEO: Emirates Team New Zealand dominates America’s Cup

Emirates Team New Zealand won the America’s Cup on Monday, earning its first cup 14 years after losing it in a 7-1 victory. Now, enthusiasts are speculating how the team will change up the rules for the 36th challenge. During the last America’s Cup race, the Kiwis lost an 8-1 lead over Oracle Team USA,

Sea Tow offers tips for watching fireworks from your boat

The Sea Tow Foundation is urging boater safety and offering tips for viewing fireworks on the water this July Fourth, a time that can be associated with accidents. Boaters will fill waterways, coasts, and lakes to get a front-row seat of the fireworks displays, but the Sea Tow Foundation says night boating, along with smoke

NMMA looks to grow boating in Portugal and Spain

The National Marine Manufacturers Association and the U.S. Commercial Service are leading a fact-finding mission to Portugal and Spain to learn about the growing boating market in the Iberian Peninsula. The trip will take place in Lisbon and the Algrave, Portugal, and Barcelona, Spain, Oct. 8-13. During the trip, members will explore potential business opportunities

IMBC looking for presenters for annual conference

The International Marina and Boatyard Conference has posted a call for presenters on its website. The conference, produced by the Association of Marina Industries, is scheduled for Jan. 31-Feb. 2 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. Presentations should be designed for intermediate to advanced levels of experience without overt company or

Go Boating NJ offers boater resources

The Marine Trades Association of New Jersey is continuing its Go Boating NJ campaign, offering current conditions of New Jersey’s waterways, safety information and resources for boaters. In New Jersey, there are 127 miles of coastline, hundreds of miles of bay-shore, many inland lakes and tributaries and 17 of 21 counties bordering on saltwater. The

Vetus hires new customer service and marketing coordinator

Vetus-Maxwell, Inc., which manufactures a variety of marine products including bow thrusters, has hired Karla Kavanagh as its customer service and marketing coordinator. Kavanagh will provide customer support from the company’s base in Hanover, Md., as well as assist with strategy and execution. She will also manage Vetus-Maxwell’s boat show presence. “We look forward to

Recent Reviews on Boatersbook

Pacific Fire and Marine Reviewed by -Kevin B., Yorba Linda, Ca


Recertification of onboard system

This season we needed to re-certify the engine compartment automatic fire extinguishing system on our 12 year old boat. Pacific Fire and Marine responded to our inquiries very quickly. John answered all of our questions and provided assistance with

Outboard Wizard, The Reviewed by -Guiseppe G., Islip Terrace, Ny

Star 6/15/2017

Lower unit 225 Johnson ocean runner

Ralph is a stand up Buisness owner he said i got this he took care of my problem his lower unit mechanic rebuilt my lower unit took out for a test drive yesterday very stoked for this weekend. And he's got parts thats hard to find to his workers were

Copier Specialists Reviewed by -Sarah M., Newport Beach, Ca


Great copier

I called Copier Specialists looking for a new copier for my small office. Said was friendly and helpful. The copier works great and I haven't had any problems so far!

Copier Specialists Reviewed by -Doug M., Fountain Valley, Ca


Great Sales AND Service

I've been a Copier Specialists customer for over five years now, and have been very pleased with their products, knowledge, and customer service. They keep me updated with the latest technology, which increases the efficiency of my office. It's impre

California Yacht Marina - Port Royal Reviewed by -Lilly G., Costa Mesa, CA



Located in Redondo Beach, close to Los Angeles, this California Yacht Marina, Port Royal location is one of my favorites! To be honest, I am a huge fan of California Yacht Marina though. What makes them so great is the fact that they are a family-own

California Yacht Marina - Wilmington Reviewed by -Lilly G., Costa Mesa, CA


Best marina experience!!!

I adore California Yacht Marina and all of their locations! Their Wilmington location is just as amazing as the others. It's a wonderful place to be and have your boat. Their staff is always amazing and delightful. Their marina is always clean and we

California Yacht Marina - Chula Vista Reviewed by -Lilly G., Costa Mesa, CA



I've written reviews for their other locations and I must disclose that I am a huge fan of every California Yacht Marina I've visited; their Chula Vista location is no different! The staff here is amazing, everything is clean, well-maintained and ca

California Yacht Marina - Cabrillo Reviewed by -Lilly G., Costa Mesa, CA


California Yacht Marina- Cabrillo is the BEST!!!!

I am a fan of California Yacht Marinas and all of their locations - Cabrillo is no different. Their staff is wonderful, helpful and friendly. The facilities are clean. Great security. Everything is well managed and maintained. California Yacht Marina

Marine Waste Pumping Reviewed by -Francisco R., Miami Beach, Fl


Quick, Convenient, Professional

I operate a tri deck motor yacht and needed a quick convenient pumping service. Tim was professional and used sanitary precautions to protect our vessel. He was easy to reach and promptly available. He came to me. Nice! I highly recommend and will co

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