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iGHOFISH Cyber Tournament

GHOFISH

iGHOFISH for the future Cyber Tournament is now underway for 2015 Anglers around the planet, courtesy of the free iGHOFISH fishing app, today can compete in worldwide cyber tournament and win awards for various gamefish species as well as monthly prizes. The app, which utilizes software developed by the Snook and Gamefish Foundation (SGF), serves as the official record keeper ...

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Global Navigation Solutions

Global Navigation Solutions

Appointment of Paul Stanley as Global Navigation Solutions Chief Executive Global Navigation Solutions (‘GNS’), the maritime services group, is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Stanley as Chief Executive with effect from 5 January 2015. During the last fifteen years, Paul has held a number of senior executive positions in the business information and software sectors, both within the ...

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Volvo Ocean Race – Abu Dhabi to Sanya

Volvo Ocean Race - Abu Dhabi to Sanya

Volvo Ocean Race: Fishing net hazards on 1st night of Leg 3 from Abu Dhabi to Sanya Leg 3 Day 1 – Abu Dhabi to Sanya (4,670 nautical mile journey) Boat speed: 7.3 knots. Speeding up after a slow start for the fleet… Position in fleet: 1st with Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing just 1.1 nautical miles behind. Team Brunel is ...

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Powerboating Courses

US Powerboating

California Approves US Powerboating Courses PORTSMOUTH, R.I.  – The California Division of Boating and Waterways has approved US Powerboating’s Safe Powerboat Handling and Basic Powerboat Cruising courses. California becomes the 12th state to approve these courses that meet or exceed the requirements for safe boating education. US Powerboating is an affiliate of US Sailing, the National Governing Body for the ...

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Boat and Yacht paint product Guide

Boat and Yacht paint

Step-by-Step Project – Boat and Yacht paint product Guides – How to prepare bare substrates All surfaces should be thoroughly degreased and free from any sanding debris prior to the application of any paint to the surface.   Fiberglass Dewax with Interlux Fiberglass Surface Prep YMA601V. Sand well (using 80-220 grit below water/180-220 grit above water) sandpaper. Clean thoroughly and allow to dry completely. Prime using an ...

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Windyty not only sailing Wind Forecast

Windyty not only sailing Wind Forecast

Windyty not only sailing Wind Forecast It’s hard to get excited about weather forecasts unless they promise warm and sunny days, but you might just make an exception for Windyty. The browser-based meteorological tool shows you living, breathing view of the world’s wind patterns along with overlays for everything from temperature to humidity. Arguably, it’s both beautiful and useful — ...

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Lowrance HDS Gen3

Lowrance HDS Gen3

Lowrance HDS Gen3, plus Elite CHIRP and SmartSteer two ways Lowrance put a lot of cards on the table yesterday. Foremost is a new HDS Gen3 series which combines the touch interface of the Gen2 Touch with a keypad similar to regular Gen2 models. Added are multi-touch gestures, built-in WiFi and Bluetooth, dual SD card slots (though micro size), and ...

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BOOT DÜSSELDORF 2015

Boot DÜSSELDORF

BOOT DÜSSELDORF 2015 14  17-25 January Begin your season at the world’s largest watersports trade fair: Test the latest equipment and accessories, meet the stars of the scene or book your next holiday at, on, or under water. Whether sailing in a large pool, plunging into the water at the diving tower or wake-boarding on water with a surface area of ...

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Extreme Racing cancelled due to strong winds

Extreme Racing cancelled due to strong winds in Sydney – champion The Wave, Muscat and Oman Air raring to go The start of the last Extreme Sailing Series Act 8 was postponed today after exceptionally strong winds in Sydney forced the fleet to stay ashore and left reigning champions The Wave, Muscat and sister ship Oman Air impatient to get ...

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Alfa Laval T8 – Energy efficiency at its peak

Alfa Laval T8 – Energy efficiency at its peak

Alfa Laval T8 – Energy efficiency at its peak The all-new compact gasketed plate heat exchanger The new Alfa Laval T8 gasketed plate heat exchanger is a perfect balance between optimal capacity, reliable performance and compact size. Equipped with exciting innovations such as Alfa Laval CurveflowTM, Alfa Laval ClipGripTM and the unique perpendicular corner guiding design, the T8 sets a ...

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