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  • Navionics recently introduced Fishing Ranges, a new tool to customize your chart views in the Boating app.

    DATE:August 19th, 2018
    Navionics recently introduced Fishing Ranges, a new tool to customize your chart views in the Boating app.   Display up to 5 depth ranges at the same time on the SonarChart™ layer, to plan your fishing trips and target the best place to cast the lure.   To use the new feature, you need the latest version of the Boating app, with an active Navionics+ subscription.   How to get it 1. Update your Boating app to the...
  • The Happiest 2nd Place Finisher

    DATE:August 19th, 2018
    Photo courtesy of FLW     The Happiest 2nd Place Finisher   St. Croix pro James Niggemeyer picks away at Ouachita and comes away satisfied and thankful to be fishing the Best Rods on Earth     Park Falls, WI (August 16, 2018) – In the 2006 comedy Talladega Nights, the lovable and eccentric stockcar driver Ricky Bobby put being runner-up into perspective: “If you ain’t first, you’re last.” The infinitely upbeat 2018 FLW Cup runner-up,...
  • Yamaha Donates Outboards to NOAA Protected Resource Division while Encouraging Advocacy to protect Calif. Coastal Marine Life and Conserve Marine Fisheries

    DATE:August 19th, 2018
    Yamaha Donates Outboards to NOAA Protected Resource Division while Encouraging Advocacy to protect Calif. Coastal Marine Life and Conserve Marine Fisheries KENNESAW, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yamaha donated five F40 four-stroke outboards to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric (NOAA®) National Marine Fisheries Service’s (NMFS) Protected Resource Division (PRD), which is the most recent initiative in a long-term effort by Yamaha to protect marine life and encourage conservation on the Calif. Coast. This...
  • Talk Anywhere Onboard Raymarine’s New Wireless Ready Ray90 and Ray91 VHF

    DATE:August 16th, 2018
    Wireless handsets with inductive charging and lithium-ion batteries allow you to roam freely onboard and keep watch on vital communications.     Talk Anywhere Onboard Raymarine's New Wireless Ready Ray90 and Ray91 VHF     WILSONVILLE, OR (August 15, 2018) - Traditional marine VHF radios keep you confined to the helm with their short handset coil-cords that limit your ability to move about. Raymarine’s new Ray90 and Ray91 modular...
  • Ranger Pro Mark Rose Wins FLW Tour Angler of the Year

    DATE:August 16th, 2018
    Ranger Pro Mark Rose Wins FLW Tour Angler of the Year   Ranger pro James Watson receives 2018 Forrest L. Wood Sportsmanship & Community Leadership Award     FLIPPIN, Ark. (August 15, 2018) - Ranger Boats Pro Mark Rose was officially awarded the 2018 FLW Tour Angler of the Year award during the Forrest Wood Cup at Lake Ouachita, Arkansas. The longtime Ranger pro has shown remarkable consistency and is widely regarded as one of the best sticks on tour. Along with...
  • Skeeter Hosts Annual Northern Dealer Meeting in Breezy Point, MN

    DATE:August 16th, 2018
    Skeeter Hosts Annual Northern Dealer Meeting in Breezy Point, MN Unveils All-New 22-foot-Deep-V, the WX2200 Presents All-New 2019 Skeeter FX Apex Addition Recaps current “Fall into Savings” sales promotion Showcases New Models Equipped with Humminbird® Electronics KILGORE, TEX., August 16, 2018 - Skeeter Products, Inc. recently hosted its annual Northern Dealer Meeting in Breezy Point, MN, at the Breezy Point Resort, where Skeeter built momentum for what is expected to be another...
  • Evinrude Angler Clent Davis Nabs Top Spot in FLW Forrest Wood Cup

    DATE:August 15th, 2018
    Evinrude Angler Clent Davis Nabs Top Spot in FLW Forrest Wood Cup STURTEVANT, Wis., August 14, 2018 – Evinrude announced today that its professional angler Clent Davis won the Fishing League Worldwide (FLW) tournament held August 10th-12th on Lake Ouachita in Arkansas. From Montevallo, Alabama, Davis clenched the Forrest Wood Cup win with 15 bass weighing in at 36 pounds 13 ounces. Three other Evinrude pros finished in the top ten, including Justin Atkins...
  • Brunswick Corporation completes acquisition of Power Products’ Global Marine & Mobile Business

    DATE:August 10th, 2018
    Brunswick Corporation completes acquisition of Power Products’ Global Marine & Mobile Business   FOND DU LAC, Wisc.  (August 9, 2018) – Mercury Marine’s parent company, Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Power Products – Global Marine & Mobile, which includes the global marine, specialty vehicle, mobile, industrial power, and transportation aftermarket products businesses of Power Products. Brands included are: Ancor, BEP,...
  • Two Time’s A Charm: AWWS Wisconsin Title Goes To Locals Wiesner, Schrauth, Who Boat 45-Plus Pounds–Again

    DATE:August 9th, 2018
    Two Time’s A Charm: AWWS Wisconsin Title Goes To Locals Wiesner, Schrauth, Who Boat 45-Plus Pounds--Again   First, it was an AIM Weekend Walleye Series Nitro Boats Open Championship win in 2016, also on Lake Winnebago, with 47-plus pounds, crushing the field by more than 20 pounds. Well this year, Josh Wiesner and Brad Schrauth did it again, boating a mere 45.23 pounds to best the 2018 field, win $8,000 and net a berth in the 2019 Warrior Boats National Championship Shootout. And...
  • It Takes Teamwork To Win Team Of The Year, Say Wisconsin Division’s Newest AWWS Titleholders

    DATE:August 9th, 2018
    It Takes Teamwork To Win Team Of The Year, Say Wisconsin Division’s Newest AWWS Titleholders   The 2018 AIM Weekend Walleye Series Wisconsin Yamaha Motor Corp USA Team of The Year winners couldn’t have said it better: to be consistently on your game through a season that began in early April means you’d better have a lot of knowledge about the water you fish, and teammates to help you plan your game. That’s what A.J. Schmidt, from Fremont, and partner Mike Kasper, from Neenah,...