Cool Boating Gifts for the 2020 Holiday Season


Boating’s 2020 Holiday Gift Guide delivers a list of boating gifts from the expensive to the affordable (cheap, even!) and in a variety of categories from DIY, to clothing, to marine electronics, accessories, and more. It is a gift list curated by the world’s foremost powerboating experts, the editors of Boating, to help you choose […]

A Tribute to Local Fish Fries


The fish is often beer-battered perch, but can also be walleye or cod, served with fried potatoes, coleslaw and a slice of buttered rye bread. (Tim Bower/) The moment I slammed the truck door shut, I knew we’d be taking a detour. The cab was, uh, fragrant. “Did you get the crawlers?” asked my good […]

Scania DI13 Diesel


The DI13 offers rapid delivery of torque for quick ­acceleration. (Courtesy Scania/) Scania might not be the first name that comes to mind when you think of marine diesels. But that could well change thanks to a powerful, lightweight and efficient new model showcased in a twin-inboard installation powering the new 46-foot Billfish from Viking […]

Catching Up With Wakeboarding Videographer Ben Le Claire


Winching makes for some cool shots. (Oly Care/) A lot has changed since we checked in with Canada’s Ben Le Claire. The last time was in the summer of 2016, right as he’d wrapped up filming and winching through the Paris floods. The video became an instant hit, and later an award-winning piece that aired […]

Biggest Center Console Boats In The World

Ryan McVinney rounds up the largest center consoles in the world right now.

Fishing Report from St. Petersburg – Late October Afternoon // Inshore Action Charters


Part 3 of a 3 part series of Fall inshore fishing reports from Tampa. Capt. Matt Luttmann of Inshore Action Charters 2:45 PM We arrive on the south end of St. Petersburg for our afternoon fishing trip with Capt. Matt of Inshore Action Charters. Matt grew up a few beaches north and has been fishing […]

How to Maintain a Straight Course in Open Water


A straight line is the shortest distance between two points, but it might be the least comfortable if seas are rough. Consider a zigzag tacking course, hitting the waves obliquely to lessen pounding. (Tim Bower/) I’m sitting on the cooler seat of my Regulator one recent morning, about 14 miles south of Shinnecock, on a […]

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BIGGER Sheds now with a 20m clearance. The Boat Works has increased capacity, investing again in additional marine infrastructure that has created the largest superyacht refit sheds for the Gold Coast. The new development offers boat owners and Captains even bigger sheds with a staggering 20-metre clearance. New Sheds to be 20m clearance x 50m […]

Fishing Report from Tampa Bay – Late October Morning // Ebb and Flow Charters


Part 2 of a 3 part series of Fall inshore fishing reports from Tampa Bay. Capt. Charlie Howell of Ebb and Flow Charters 7:45 AM Charlie pulled into Gandy as the sun was breaking the horizon with a full live-well and a plan to get on the fish. We were waiting for a high tide, […]

New Solace 41 Equipped With Volvo Aquamatic System

Solace has developed their 41 with a new propulsion system. Dual Volvo Penta Aquamatic drives with D6 diesels are destined to make the boat powerful, efficient and fun to drive. Each 440 horsepower D6 is turbocharged for efficiency and supercharged (yep, supercharged, too) for quick response. And…we are expecting an all new, very green twist […]