What's the difference between inshore and offshore safety gear?

What's the difference between inshore and offshore safety gear?

Don't be left stranded when it comes to safety. Make sure you have the right equipment onboard by understanding what's needed inshore and offshore. 
November 13, 2018 by Castleford Media
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What's the difference between outboard, sterndrive and jet engines?

What's the difference between outboard, sterndrive and jet engines?

Boats come with a number of different kinds of engines. What are the differences between them and what are the pros and cons of each?
October 31, 2018 by Castleford Media
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4 apps to make boating better

4 apps to make boating better

The rise of the smartphone has resulted in a number of great apps for boaters becoming available. Here are four of our favourites.
October 16, 2018 by Castleford Media
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Why it's important to minimise boat wash

Why it's important to minimise boat wash

Boating is an activity where your actions impact everybody around you in the form of wash. But what is wash and why is it a problem?
October 05, 2018 by Castleford Media
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How to fish with bait

How to fish with bait

Fishing with bait is as old as fishing itself. But while it seems simple on the surface, beginners often have many questions - here we look at three.
September 06, 2018 by Castleford Media
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How to clean your boat's interior

How to clean your boat's interior

Cleaning your boat's interior might seem like a chore, but it should be an essential part of your routine if you want to keep your boat in good nick.
August 31, 2018 by Castleford Media
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A guide to outboard trimming

A guide to outboard trimming

Learning to drive a boat might seem straightforward enough, but there's one thing that always catches people out - engine trimming. How is it done?
August 29, 2018 by Castleford Media
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How to choose a stereo system for your boat

How to choose a stereo system for your boat

For music lovers, a marine stereo system is a must-have accessory to add to your boat. Here are three tips for buying one that'll suit your needs.
August 03, 2018 by Castleford Media
A guide to boat ramp etiquette

A guide to boat ramp etiquette

There are a few things we need to remember when using a boat ramp. When everyone follows the rules, all the boats get in the water faster.
July 16, 2018 by Castleford Media
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How to back a boat using just your mirrors

How to back a boat using just your mirrors

Backing your boat can seem a difficult task when you first try it but it doesn't have to be! Here's our top tips for backing your boat like a pro.
July 09, 2018 by Castleford Media
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