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Safe Boating Tips This Summer

Safe Boating Tips This Summer

Boating is a great summer activity, but it also can be dangerous if you’re not cautious. You can still have a blast while staying safe on a boat, and we want you to make sure you know these tips on how to stay safe while boating this summer.

Safe boating tips for summerLife Jackets and Float Devices – It is important for children to wear life jackets, as well as everyone water sport riders, whether that’s jet skiing, tubing, water skiing, etc.

Designate a Sober Driver – It’s very easy to get caught up drinking out on the water in the boat. It’s hot out, and you’re thirsty for a cold one. But let’s not take this lightly because drinking while driving applies to boating as well. Stay safe and make sure that someone is staying sober to drive.

Follow the Rules – Follow the marina rules and drive a safe speed while out in the water. Make sure to look out for other boaters, as well as swimmers or floaters. Be always on the lookout. Stay at a decent distance from other boats just in case.

Weather Watch – Check the local weather even minutes before you launch. The weather can change drastically in the matter of minutes, and you never want to be out in the water caught in a storm. It can be very dangerous to the riders and the boat.

Make it Known – Whether you’re alone or with other riders, make sure to alert someone on shore where you’ll be. This could be a family member at home or even someone at the marina. Leave your name, address, phone number, and names of other riders. This is just to stay on the safe side in case anything goes wrong.

Triangle Marine Center

At Triangle Marine Center, we have been serving Lake County and the surrounding Central Florida area since 1973. We have been providing local residents with the finest quality boats, accessories, and services. For all your boating needs, please contact Triangle Marine Center at 352-343-6146 today!

Anchor Your Pontoon with Fellow Pontoon Owners

Anchor Your Pontoon with Fellow Pontoon Owners

Instead of cruising the water with your boat this summer, grab other pontoon boat owners and make it a floating party. This is a great way to dock your anchor your boats next to each other, grab snacks, water games, and enjoy the party! How to Successfully Throw a Float Party The number one priority…

Why Choose Tidewater Fishing Boats

Why Choose Tidewater Fishing Boats

Looking to buy a good quality and affordable fishing boat? Tidewater Boats is your go-to company for the best saltwater fishing boats. Founded in 2006, they have become one of the most popular and fast-growing boating companies. The Benefits of Tidewater Boats Tidewater Boats offers boating options for your specific needs. Whether you are looking…

Why Do People Keep Naming Their Boats

Why Do People Keep Naming Their Boats

It’s likely the first thing friends or guests will notice when stepping onto your boat: its name! What’d you name it? Why’d you name it? Most boats are largely identified by the name that they are given. Naming your boat is a long-held tradition, which has created some memorable mentions throughout history but few people…

How to Be a Great Boating Guest

How to Be a Great Boating Guest

When you visit someone’s home, most people are very dedicated to being a good guest. Being a good guest means taking off your shoes, saying ‘please,’ using a coaster, and so forth. Being a good guest is how we show respect to the person hosting us. When you’re a guest on someone’s boat, it is…