Life Jacket Prep Tips for the Summer Boating Season
12 Apr 2019

Life Jacket Prep Tips for the Summer Boating Season

While you’re inspecting your boat and getting it ready for summer, make sure that you have a properly fitting, U.S. Coast Guard-approved life jacket for every passenger on your boat. To make sure the life jackets fit each person, followRead More
7 Green Boating Tips for Earth Day (and Every Day)
12 Apr 2019

7 Green Boating Tips for Earth Day (and Every Day)

Happy Earth Day! Today is a day when groups organize special clean-up events at beaches, parks, trails and streams around the country. While today is a great opportunity to lend a hand and help out, we hope that you’ll alsoRead More
4 Spring Boating Safety Tips from a Sea Tow Captain
17 Mar 2019

4 Spring Boating Safety Tips from a Sea Tow Captain

With boating season upon us, it’s important to review safety standards before your maiden voyage of the year. The Sea Tow Foundation sat down with Capt. Mike DeGenaro of Sea Tow Charlotte Harbor to learn some tips to help prepareRead More
Miami Boat Show 2019 Results
10 Mar 2019

Miami Boat Show 2019 Results

[caption id="attachment_4276" align="alignnone" width="225"] Siblings in loaner life jackets at the Miami International Boat Show.[/caption] Thanks to the Sea Tow Foundation – a national nonprofit dedicated to the education and awareness of safe boating practices – more than 1,600 individualsRead More
Tips for Towing a Boat with an RV
25 Jan 2019

Tips for Towing a Boat with an RV

More people than ever are towing boat trailers behind their RVs (Recreational Vehicles) and travel trailers. However, towing a boat from the back of an RV generally is more complicated than towing behind a car, SUV or pickup. In theRead More
Boat safe, boat sober: Designate a sober skipper
15 Jan 2019

Boat safe, boat sober: Designate a sober skipper

May (18-24, 2019) may be National Safe Boating Week, but we encourage all boaters to boat safe year-round. Follow along this week as we provide tips to help you stay safe while out on the water. . Written by Joseph Carro,Read More
How to Avoid Common Boating Mistakes
6 Jan 2019

How to Avoid Common Boating Mistakes

Everyone makes mistakes, even the most seasoned boaters. They don't have to be the end to a great day on the water. With these tips from the Sea Tow® captains, you can be back on the water in no time!Read More
Tips for Snowbird Boaters Navigating Unfamiliar Waters
5 Jan 2019

Tips for Snowbird Boaters Navigating Unfamiliar Waters

Many northern boaters enjoy heading south for the winter months. Their "snowbird" nickname is given because their travel route mimics the migrating birds. While actual birds have built-in navigation assistance and fly in flocks, many of the boating snowbirds couldRead More