Thursday, January 18, 2018

Do Life Jackets Right

Do Life Jackets Right

February 1, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

. According to the U.S. Coast Guard, the authority on boating safety, drowning prevention begins with requiring all boat operators to have wearable life jackets for each person aboard. Choosing the proper life jacket takes a bit of knowledge and effort, but it really comes down to remembering three simple rights: the jacket must be […]

Charleston Christmas Parade of Boats

Charleston Christmas Parade of Boats

July 17, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Come join the boating community of Charleston at the 35th Annual Holiday Parade of boats on Saturday, December 10th at 5:30 pm.  Parade takes place in Charleston Harbor, starts at Mt. Pleasant and ends in the Ashley River. Please be advised wind and currents may affect the parade. Boaters are welcome to join to the […]

Boaters, Make a Difference

Boaters, Make a Difference

July 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

As boaters likely reap the most pleasure from our local waters, we should protect the marine environment. Protecting pristine waters, clean beaches, and a viable marine habitat is something we owe ourselves and future generations. I’ve witnessed the destruction caused by careless ways — a gull’s wing fouled by a plastic bag, a sea turtle’s […]

Know Your Limits

Know Your Limits

July 22, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Boating for many means experiencing exhilarating freedom and adventure. Out on the water, there are no drawn lanes to be dutifully followed, and boaters can enjoy breaking the surly bonds of land-borne life. At the same time, boating requires a measure of self-sufficiency and accountability; boaters need to be knowledgeable and prepared when heading out […]