Boating Tips: Figure of Eight Knot

Here’s another handy knot to know when docking your boat – the figure of eight. It is easy to master, and Harry will show you the ins and outs of tying this knot
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    As part of the MarineMax Advantage, our goal is to make sure you and your family feel confident and comfortable operating your boat. We support this with a professional orientation and free Coast Guard equipment with the purchase of a new or used boat from MarineMax. Once you're out on the water, we indulge your water gene by connecting you with events, destinations and information to enhance your boating experiences. Our video boating tips to help you continue to improve your boating knowledge from home.
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Kids in Boating

Boating is a great way to spend time with kids. This mix of classroom and hands-on training helps your honorary first mates get comfortable with boating.
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Learning the Ropes

Whether you're new to boating or need a refresher, learn the basics of boating and the rules of the water from our Coast Guard-certified captains.
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Women on Water

Exclusive classes especially for women ready to take the helm while gaining more confidence in the operation and care of their boats.
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