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What Every Boater Should Know

What Every Boater Should Know

May 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

How many times in your boating life have you said, “I wish someone had told me that…”? If you’re like me — and most everyone else you’ll encounter on the water — you learned something about your boat and the hobby of boating the hard way. Although nothing beats experience and practice, I’ll share with […]

Featured Writer

Featured Writer

February 6, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Matt Howard is a lifelong boater, retired U.S. Marine, U.S. Coast Guard licensed Master, and yacht broker with United Yacht Sales. He lives in northern Virginia, and boats primarily on the Chesapeake Bay. He can be reached at matt@unitedyacht.com.

To Tie or Not to Tie?

To Tie or Not to Tie?

December 22, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Even though boating is all about freedom, sometimes you want (or need) to be tied down. However, you can’t just hitch your vessel to anything you choose, so knowing the general guidelines for proper fastening spots will help you enjoy your day on the water and keep you out of trouble. When arriving at a […]