Tag Archives: sailing

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

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Boater Christmas Gifts

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

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Floatel, Boatel! Beats the snot out of a

Floatel, Boatel! Beats the snot out of a hotel! http://ow.ly/pQl0P

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Have a Mini Captain in training? Here’s

Have a Mini Captain in training? Here’s a guide to help teach the basic nautical rules! http://ow.ly/pQiCZ

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

All Paws on Deck! Safe boating for your

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

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Marine Debris Decomposition Rates

Think tossing that aluminum can overboard is ok? Think again!While average decomposition time depends upon numerous factors including material type, size, exposure to sunlight, and location (beach, sea, etc), it is clear that it doesn’t happen overnight! Furthermore, trash in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bowline & cleat hitch refresher course

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

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

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!

Video | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments