Sunday, September 5, 2021
Saturday, August 28, 2021
The Coast Guard Is Warning The Public With These Important Safety Measures Ahead Of Hurricane Ida
NEW ORLEANS —(USCG) “As we prepare for Hurricane Ida, we are urging people in the area to remain vigilant,” said Cmdr. Scott Williams, area commander for the Ida response. “Our ability...
Friday, July 2, 2021
Coast Guard Cracking Down on Boating Under the Influence This Holiday Weekend
The U.S. Coast Guard and its partner agencies are kicking off a national campaign this Fourth of July weekend aimed at preventing accidents and fatalities due to boating under the...
Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Boating Fatalities Have Surged During the Pandemic
Boating fatalities surged during the pandemic as more kooks and qualified captains hit the water. The U.S. Coast Guard released its 2020 Recreational Boating Statistics Report on Wednesday showing 767...
Friday, May 28, 2021
Coast Guard Reminds Boaters to Keep it Safe this Memorial Day Weekend
The U.S. Coast Guard is reminding boaters to be celebrate safely this Memorial Day Weekend. This week, the Coast Guard and Coast Guard Auxiliary have celebrated National Safe Boating Week,...
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Coast Guard Statistics Show Curbing Alcohol, Wearing Life Jackets Could Drastically Reduce Boating Fatalities
With Labor Day coming up, the U.S. Coast Guard has released its annual tally of boating casualty statistics that could help keep you safe if you’re hitting the water for...
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Two Rescued After Yacht Collides with Cargo Ship in English Channel
Two yachtsmen had to be rescued early Wednesday morning after their vessel collided with a cargo ship in the English Channel off Dungeness, Kent. The HM Coastguard reports that it received...
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Tariffs Causing Problems for America’s Recreational Boat-Building Industry
By Reade Pickert (Bloomberg) — They’re Donald Trump’s kind of business. They dominate the domestic market, rack up a trade surplus by selling to foreigners, and do a lot of...
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Mercedes Unveils $2 Million AMG Cigarette Racing Boat
By Hannah Elliott (Bloomberg) — Today in Miami Mercedes-Benz-AMG debuted its latest collaboration with Cigarette Racing, the 515 Project One. The $2 million superboat has 3,100 total horsepower and can hit a...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
WATCH: Fishermen Dive Overboard Before Being Run Over by Speedboat
Three fishermen are lucky to be alive after their boat was hit by another speedboat near the mouth of the Columbia River in Oregon last summer. Some scary video of...
Friday, May 26, 2017
Memorial Day Weekend Boating Safety PSA – How to Dock Like a Boss
Have a great Memorial Day weekend, everyone! Stay safe out there. And remember, drowning doesn’t look like drowning.
Monday, September 26, 2016
Man Lost at Sea Found Alive After Week-Long Search is Called Off
A 22-year-old Rhode Island man has been found alive after more than a week lost at sea in an inflatable life raft, the U.S. Coast Guard has confirmed. A spokesman...
José Fernández: Marlins Star Pitcher Killed In Boating Accident At Age 24
by Richard Luscombe (TheGuardian) Authorities in Florida are investigating the death of one of baseball’s best young players, the Miami Marlins pitcher José Fernández, who was killed in a boating accident in...
Friday, September 9, 2016
WATCH This Carbon Fiber Barracuda – The Most Extreme Boat & Yacht Sea Trial Ever
Watch Motor Boat & Yachting sea trial this stealth HIGH SPEED military interceptor vessel which can be deployed by ship or helicopter and is powered by a pair of burly...
Thursday, June 9, 2016
Monday, February 29, 2016
Major Marina Fire Destroys 50 Boats, Leaves Two Dead in Virginia
A major fire ripped through a marina just off Virginia’s Rappahannock River early Monday morning, killing two people and destroying dozens of boats. The U.S. Coast Guard’s Milford Station received...
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Beach Landings Are A Breeze With This Incredible Beach Crawler – VIDEO
No need to get wet when you are landing this Hard Drive Marine-designed craft that can literally crawl itself onto a beach. “Designed for extended stays and heavy work. The...
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
On-board Footage Shows Speedboat Hit Marker Buoy at 150 MPH
These guys are seriously lucky to be alive after this. The footage was filmed last week as powerboat racer Stuart Hayim was attempting to set a speed record around Long...
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Hilarious Anti-Drinking While Boating PSA is a Home Run
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9qHdPhkSSNQ This video is so perfect. It was created for AV-OG-TIL, a Norwegian NGO working to reduce the harmful effects of alcohol. The aim is to raise awareness around the...
Sunday, April 26, 2015
Two Killed, Four Missing After Sailing Regatta Hit by Storm in Alabama
A multi-agency search is underway and will continue through the night for at least five missing boaters after a strong storm system passed the Mobile Bay, Alabama area Saturday afternoon.
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