Common Boat Injuries and What Causes Them

July 14, 2016

Listen up.  Safety is the most important element to a day on the lake. It's way more important than the best wakesurf board or the fastest boat. (Yeah, yeah, I know. Sounds lame. But true.) An accident doesn't just ruin your day. It can have serious consequences in the long-run. And lest you think you are too good for accidents, know this: Accidents can happen in any weather condition with an operator with two or twenty years of experience. In fact, the Recreational Boating Statistics report states, “In 2014, the Coast Guard counted 4,064 accidents that involved 610 deaths, 2,678 injuries and approximately $39 million dollars of damage to property as a result of recreational boating accidents.” Big. Time. Bummer.   PC: @chadmcshane...

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The Ultimate First Aid Kit for Your Boat

June 02, 2016

Going out on the boat this weekend? PC: @matt_edmondson217  (Matt is one of our brand ambassadors!) Summer days are calling you to load up the boat and try out a few new tricks! But before you launch, consider putting together a boat-specific first aid kit. An emergency can happen at any time, and being prepared is crucial. How frustrating it would be to go looking for medical supplies in five places on the boat when your friend cuts his leg? Put everything you need in one nifty container for quick access. A tackle box works great! Choose the size according to how many people you typically host on your boat and the amount of supplies needed. PC: @n8irwin (Nate is one of...

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