Hurricane Irma was the most intense storm Atlantic hurricane we have seen in over a decade!  She came in right on the heels of Hurricane Harvey, but luckily for Texas, and not so lucky for Florida, she took a different track.  She caused a meteorological phenomena we have not seen before; […]

Did Hurricane Irma Really Drain The Ocean In The Bahamas?

7/30/17 – During the Offshore Powerboat Association St. Clair River Classic event in Michigan, Keith Holmes’ 40-foot Cat Can Do Skater Powerboats catamaran and the Miss GEICO, a 44-foot Victory catamaran throttled by Scott Begovich and driven by Marc Granet, were involved in a racing crash.  Keith was the throttleman […]

Offshore Race Boat Owner and Throttleman Keith Holmes Passes Away In Race Crash

As boaters, we hear or read about tons of tips, but this one safety tip may be the most important one.  In fact, this isn’t even as much of a tip as it is a good standard operation procedure if you have a boat with an enclosed engine compartment where […]

Ignoring This Safety Tip Can Lead To Disasterous Consequences!

July 19, 2017 – A fire did over a million dollars in damage and consumed as many as 20 boats in a fire at the Pottsboro, TX U Dock at Highport Marina.  It took hours to put out the fire that was so big, it could be seen from miles […]

Massive Dock Fire Consumes Over 20 Boats!!