National Safe Boating Week | May 16 - 22, 2020
Boating is an incredible past time but like many of our favorite activities safety is of the utmost importance. During National Safe Boating Week, we take a moment to review some of the most important boating safety tips and the critical importance of always wearing a life jacket on the water. Share this information with family and friends who join you on the boat. You can never be too careful - fun boating is safe boating!
May 15: Wear Your Life Jacket to Work Day
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Safe Boating Week Social Media GiveawayJoin in the (safe) fun! Submit a photo or video of you practicing safe boating with #SafeSkipper for a chance to win an exclusive T-Shirt and a Go-Boating kit. Winner will be announced on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. See full rules here.
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Brush Up on Boat Safety
Classes and SeminarsMarineMax offers a variety of classes to keep you safe on the water. From navigation classes to Women on Water® to classes just for kids, we have you covered! In our classes you'll learn to tie proper lines, dock the boat safely, boat operation and handling, rules of the water, and so much more.
5 Tips for Safe FishingFishing from a boat allows for so much more opportunity for catching fish. However, it also provides more opportunity for dangerous mistakes to suck the fun out of your day. Here are five tips you should know before you go.
Pet SafetyAs with any day out on the water, safety is the primary concern. This goes for your pets, too! We want to make sure that everyone, even those with four legs, have a fun and safe day on the boat.