Regulator 26 Lost At Sea Back In The East

    Almost four years after it was lost at sea, a boat made right here in the east is finally home. The Queen Bee, made by the boat manufacturing company Regulator, located in Edenton, was found off the coast of Spain back in January. On Tuesday night, the company held an event to reveal…

Groups weigh court options after E15 ruling

The National Marine Manufacturers Association is reviewing its litigation options after a three-member panel of judges from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit dismissed the marine industry's challenge to allowing E15 into the fuel supply. See Related ArticlesTrashing E15 to the corn blocAppeals court dismisses E15 challengeDealers say ethanol damage increases with droughtNMMA…

2012 Current Pirates Cove Billfish Tournament Leaderboard

  Category 1 - Team Award Place Boats Name Points Prize 1st Safari Kevin Gaylord (Captain) 630 $67,172 2nd Bi-Op-Sea Jesse Granitzki (Captain) 630 $40,303 3rd Bid Time Matthew Carter (Captain) 490 $26,869 Category 1 - Most Points Each Day Day Boats Name Points Prize Tuesday Tarheel John Bayliss (Captain) 350 $11,063 Wednesday Bi-Op-Sea Jesse…

Dealers say ethanol damage increases with drought

Some boat dealers in states affected by drought and high temperatures say they’re seeing an increase in boats with ethanol damage. Kansas gas station is first to offer E15 “We’re seeing more boats affected by ethanol because the boats are sitting longer,” Jeff Seims, at Blue Springs Marine near Kansas City, Mo., told Soundings Trade…

It is Official: Team Right Hook is 2012 White Marlin Open Tuna Winners!!

08/08 Right Hook Heathsville, VA Norman Pulliam Yorktown, VA 238.0 $324,516.00 Photos 08/07 Canyon Runner Point Pleasant, NJ Dave Dunton Milford, OH 236.0 $253,825.00 Photos 08/08 Tra Sea Ann Brielle, NJ Christian Manetta Brick, NJ 229.0 $24,758.00 Photos 08/09 Fish Whistle Ocean City, MD Stephen Schwing Catonsville, MD 58.5 $55,460.00 Photos

Money for dredging local inlets drying up

  Crews have started the dredging process for Bogue Inlet. They will be making their way down to New River Inlet, New Topsail, Carolina Beach and Lockwood's Folly Inlet in the next few weeks. Army Corp met with town leaders Monday to go over finances. The dredging process costs each inlet $500,000 per year. Come…

2012 Virginia Beach Billfish Tournament Teaser II

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Em6sFG0ioNw&feature=colike Countdown is on. In a few weeks, 75 of the best boats will go on the bite off Virginia Beach--don't be left at the dock. Get your entries in! http://www.vbbt.com/

Fishing industry suffers setbacks in New Jersey

This is about the big one that got away. Not a fish, but fishing, a sport and an economic engine in decline. In recent years, the sport of saltwater fishing in New Jersey has lost more than one of every 10 jobs lost industry-wide, nearly $200 million in sales and $109 million in contributions to…

Viking 70 Breaks All-Time Record in Billfish Tournament

The New Gretna boat released 26 white marlin in the contest sponsored by the Ocean City Marlin & Tuna Club. The 35th annual Overnight Billfish Tournament is complete and the event included 114 billfish caught and released by 36 boats competing for more than $60,000 in cash and prizes. The 2012 tournament started July 29 and ended…

“Open Boat” this Saturday – see the NEW 42 Viking Open!

  Viking 42 Open - Just Arrived!     Join Hank Sibley this Saturday from 9-3 in Hampton and see our unique new Viking 42 Open, just arrived from Viking today. And don't forget to ask Hank about the special pricing on our end-of-model-year Regulator 23.     Remember that there are always forty plus new and used boats to see…

Bluewater Yacht Sales Featured Boat New 2012 Regulator 23  Special Price on a Special Boat Call Today      Your New Regulator 23   Take advantage of end of model year savings on our last in-stock 2012 Regulator.  Bluewater can have you out on the water for the best part of the fishing season. All of…

Yamaha unveils new summer promotion

Aug. 1, 2012 13:00 UTC Yamaha’s New “Say Y.E.S. and Go Boating” Gives Dealers a Late Summer Sales Opportunity KENNESAW, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yamaha Marine Group today announced “Say Y.E.S. and Go Boating,” a new promotion designed to give dealers a boost during the late summer selling season. The promotion applies to eligible, new Yamaha 2.5…

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