Quantcast

Latest Boating Stories

2013-12-22 23:02:50

Improved technology in telescopic mast products leads Serapid to believe there will be an increase in sales in composite manufacturing. Sterling Heights, MI (PRWEB) December 22, 2013 Serapid inc., a producer of lifts and horizontal motion products made with its exclusive rigid chain technology, has seen an increase overall in sales of its telescopic mast products. A new version for theatrical equipment was introduced at the recent LDI trade show in Las Vegas this past November, an...

2013-12-04 23:29:35

Bluenose Yacht Sales has chosen Elixir Yachts in San Francisco, California as a stocking dealer for the Sparkman Stephens 30. The S&S 30 is an award winning Boat of the Year in 2013 as selected by a panel of judges from SAILING WORLD magazine. Newport, Rhode Island (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 Bluenose Yacht Sales, exclusive distributor for the award winning Sparkman Stephens 30 has named Elixir Yachts as a stocking dealer for the S&S 30. Elixir Yachts received their first...

2013-12-02 23:02:35

Outrigger Enterprises Group to Provide More Than $500,000 Worth of Support to PVS Worldwide Voyage Honolulu, HI (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 Outrigger Enterprises Group has announce the launch of a strategic partnership with the Polynesian Voyaging Society (PVS), pledging to provide more than $500,000 worth of support to further the mission of the PVS Worldwide Voyage through various fundraising efforts, cross marketing and global hosting at Outrigger hotels and resorts throughout the...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'