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2012-12-29 05:01:37

SAILING WORLD magazine just awarded Bluenose Yachts S&S 30 the Boat of the Year for 2013 in the daysailing category. A panel of experienced judges were overwhelmed by the Sparkman Stephens 30 stating she was "untouchable." Newport, Rhode Island (PRWEB) December 28, 2012 Bluenose Yacht Sales with sales offices in Newport, Rhode Island, and South Portland, Maine was recently awarded Boat of the Year 2013 by SAILING WORLD magazine for its entry of the Sparkman Stephens 30. Claimed by the...

2012-12-21 05:04:26

SAIL magazine, Cruising World magazine and Sailing World magazine all nominated the Sparkman Stephens 30 as Boat of the Year and Best Boat 2013. Bluenose Yacht Sales is the exclusive distributor the S&S 30 and is honored by these nominations. Newport, Rhode Island (PRWEB) December 20, 2012 Bluenose Yacht Sales with sales offices in Newport, Rhode Island, and South Portland, Maine was recently notified by three of the most prominent sailing magazines in the United States of their...

2012-11-16 12:20:39

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Nov. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The renowned South Florida-based Venture Boat Company is back and better than ever, with new additions to the lineup that close the gap between serious sport fishing and leisurely group excursions. Under the leadership and guidance of new owner, Lee Heaton, Venture Boat Company has undergone a complete modernization, adding a number of innovative improvements to their existing models, introducing new models and moving production to the...

2012-11-13 12:20:22

CAPE CORAL, Fla., Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Steele Development Group, Inc. today announced the international boat show debut of the innovative marine product "Hand-ee-Cleat(®)" at the recent Newport International and Fort Lauderdale International Boat Shows. These world class audiences greeted Hand-ee-Cleat(®) with a high level of interest and enthusiasm. Hand-ee-Cleat(®) is a portable cleat and hand-hold which can be temporarily affixed to any dock pole,...

2012-10-17 15:20:26

MIAMI, Oct. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In less than a week, Miami-based brand Deep Impact Boats will exhibit over 6 new, custom built boats at the Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show (October 25-29th.) Each boat is unique as they each have tailored parts and finishes to demonstrate the unlimited options available to customers. According to General Manager Tim Gallagher, Deep Impact boats are perfect for those customers with selective taste, they are able to manufacture the boat of their...

2012-10-15 23:20:10

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Pacific Union International is pleased to announce its support of Artemis Racing, Challenger of Record for the 34(th) America's Cup, through an exclusive marketing partnership. Through this partnership, Pacific Union will offer its real estate professionals and clients unique content and hospitality opportunities. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121015/CG93458) The America's Cup, dating back to 1851, is the oldest and most...

2012-10-10 11:22:47

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- As a nation enthralled with sports, Americans have a lot of choices for both indoor and outdoor activities. Whether it's a game of H.O.R.S.E on the basketball court, watching your kid score the winning goal on the soccer field, or a friendly round of golf among colleagues, there's always a sport you can participate in. So with all of these choices why should someone choose boating and fishing? The Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation's...

2012-10-01 02:26:48

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- As the leaves begin to change and the weather cools, it seems many people say goodbye to their favorite outdoor activities. But fear not outdoor lovers, the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation's (RBFF) Take Me Fishing(TM) campaign (www.TakeMeFishing.org) can help you keep your fishing poles and boating gear out a little longer with tips on how to enjoy the outdoors through fishing and boating activities this season. To view the...

2012-09-25 02:21:11

NEWPORT, R.I., Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In a competition featuring two of the most legendary yachtsmen in American history, and which saw the return of former America's Cup winner Dennis Conner, it was Dennis Williams and his 'Victory '83 team' that cruised to overall victory in last weekend's International 12-Metre North American Sailing Championships in Newport Rhode Island. Over the three day event held on Narragansett Bay, which features the most skilled 12-Metre sailors in the...

2012-08-07 02:26:30

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study by the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF) and The Outdoor Foundation reveals fishing and boating are among the most important 'gateway' activities that often lead people, especially youth, to pursue other recreation experiences. And for the first time in several years - fishing gained more participants than it lost - largely due to women taking up the sport. The study found that fishing remains one of the...