on May 29, 2023

Memorial Day is often considered the unofficial start of the summer season in the United States for several reasons: It’s important to note that the official astronomical start of summer is determined by the summer solstice, which occurs around June 20th or 21st in the Northern Hemisphere. The cultural significance and timing of Memorial Day have contributed to its association with the beginning of the summer season in the United States. Historical Significance: Memorial Day […]

Memorial Day

on May 20, 2023

Memorial Day weekend is coming, and in Florida holds significant meaning as a time to remember and honor the men and women who have died while serving in the country’s armed forces. It is a time for reflection, gratitude, and remembrance. Floridians observe this holiday by visiting cemeteries, attending memorial ceremonies, and participating in patriotic events. Memorial Day weekend also marks the unofficial start of the summer season, and it is a popular time for […]

Video Cameras on Boats

on May 14, 2023

Although a seemingly newer trend, video cameras on boats can provide many benefits for safety, navigation, equipment monitoring, and personal enjoyment. There are many benefits to boats having video cameras, including: Enhanced safety Video cameras can help boat owners and crew members monitor the vessel, its surroundings, and any potential safety hazards. This can include monitoring for intruders, monitoring the weather conditions, or detecting any other issues that could arise while on the water. Improved […]

Man Overboard

on May 7, 2023

What do you do? If someone goes overboard from your boat, the first thing you should do is stop the boat immediately and turn off the engine. Then, throw a flotation device or life ring to the person in the water and try to keep them in sight at all times. Next, designate someone to keep their eyes on the person in the water and continually point at them to help the rescue party keep […]