Latest Boating Stories

2013-07-18 23:00:23

The Michigan boat accident lawyers at Buckfire & Buckfire, representing drowning injury victims, discusses new statistics that reveal decrease in boating accidents. Southfield, Michigan (PRWEB) July 19, 2013 According to a recent study released by the United States Coast Guard on May 13, 2013 (http://www.uscgboating.org/assets/1/workflow_staging/Page/705.PDF), in Michigan, in 2012 there were 103 boating accidents, down from 129 in 2011. In 2012, sixteen people were killed in Michigan...

2013-07-02 23:17:41

“Mission Baltic” accomplished with distinction: Esimit Europa 2, the overall winner and monohull course record holder at Germany’s Kieler Woche and winner of the largest Scandinavian regatta, ÅF Offshore Race Stockholm, Sweden (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 After more than 40 hours of sailing at the 350 nautical mile long ÅF Offshore Race in Sweden, Esimit Sailing Team crossed the finish line first on 2nd July at 3:33 am and therefore secured their 22nd line honours. Skipper Jochen...

2013-07-01 23:22:10

d’Oliveira & Associates is celebrating boat season by providing information on Rhode Island’s “Operation Dry Water” and releasing a new infographic. (PRWEB) July 01, 2013 Rhode Island is nicknamed the “Ocean State” because it has over 400 miles of coastline and 35 islands within its borders. With such easy access to the ocean, the state has a lot of boat activity. Whether it’s a fishing boat bringing in the catch of the day or a sailboat sightseeing, operators should...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.