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Spend less to…Boat more! Throwback Pricing at VMG Norfolk!

Remember how affordable things were in 2004? When that dollar could go a little farther? Milk was $2.90 a gallon. Gas was $2.01 a gallon. Movie tickets were $8 each… Well, to help that dollar go farther, VMG is going … Continue reading

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Quick! To the Boat Cave!

There are tons of reasons to go boating! And here are just a few (with hyperlinks that have many!): Top 10, starting with work/life balance. Top 10, starting with adventure. It’s relaxing, and we all could do a little more of … Continue reading

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Boater Christmas Gifts

Last minute shopping? Check out these awesome boater gift ideas! http://boatingtimesli.com/NY/boaters-gift-guide-2/  

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Sounds like this family’s ship came in.

Sounds like this family’s ship came in… http://ow.ly/pQnVb

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All Paws on Deck! Safe boating for your

All Paws on Deck! Safe boating for your furry friend! http://ow.ly/oktlQ

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How to Pump Out Your Holding Tanks (and get rid of pesky smells)

Boaters share a common desire to play in and on sparkling clean waters. Growth in boating is placing an additional environmental on crowded recreational waters. Good environmental citizenship will help ensure our continued delight in clean waters. How to pump … Continue reading

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Bowline & cleat hitch refresher course

Click here to watch a tutorial! Bowline Cleat Hitch Extra fun! Blood knot

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How Sailboat Racing Looks to Non-Racing Spectators

An Irishman narrates the 2012 Olympic sailing and, I have to say, if a non-racer were watching, this would probably be spot-on to the commentary in his/her head!

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Nautical Linguististics

Well, this list of nautical terms doesn’t cover the concept of going “down below” versus “downstairs,” but it does help figure quite a bit of those weird nautical terms. Enjoy!

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Though not believed by all, and not consistent across all fisheries or regions, many fishermen believe in or follow some of these superstitions:

Click here if you want to know where fishing superstitions got there start! If you just want to read, ponder, laugh and snort, please continue! ·         A cloudy day is a good time for fishing.  ·         A dog seen near … Continue reading

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