South Florida

Pursuit Boats Pursuing Larger Manufacturing Facility

Construction should be completed in August for a new building at the Pursuit Boats facilities in Fort Pierce, Florida, timing that coincides with the beginning of the 2018 model year debuts. The increased pace of recent product introductions has led …

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New Stuart Location for Boat Owners Warehouse

There’s no need for those in Stuart to have to drive nearly an hour south to Riviera Beach to shop in a Boat Owners Warehouse store. On April 12th, the marine retailer opened its fourth and northernmost location. The 7,200-square-foot …

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Haulover Marine Center Opens

The largest dry storage facility in South Florida, Haulover Marine Center, celebrated its grand opening and dedication last month. Officials from Westrec Marinas and Miami-Dade County Parks figuratively cut the ribbon on the facility following a $25 million renovation project. …

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Peterson Fuel Delivery Celebrates 20 Years

What started as one man’s vision to become the best fuel delivery service to vessels of all types is today just that as Peterson Fuel Delivery celebrates its 20th anniversary. The Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based company, recognized by its yellow fuel …

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Nautical Ventures Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Nautical Ventures Celebrates 30th year

What started as a Hobie, kayak and sail dealer in 1987 is today a major marine superstore!  Now with three South Florida locations, Nautical Ventures celebrates its 30th year- the diamond anniversary. In December, the company enjoyed an early celebration after being …

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Take a Holiday Cruise-cation

Catamaran Guru

Cool cruising destinations await for the holidays in South Florida’s back yard. From Palm Beach to Miami, the Florida Keys and neighboring Bahamas, there are great spots for everything from a weekend getaway to a Lighted Boat Parade to a …

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Hauling Out Catamarans in South Florida

Hauling out Catamarans in South Florida

After spending almost a quarter century under sail, cruising catamarans are my favorite boats. As a professional captain, I have crossed oceans and seas on monohulls, catamarans and trimarans of all sizes, but it is always aboard a cat I …

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