Launch of the new National Boating Industry Safety Awards
30 Aug 2019

Launch of the new National Boating Industry Safety Awards

The Sea Tow Foundation, with the help and support of its newly launched North American Sober Skipper Advisory Council, formally announced the new national awards program in a press release last month. The National Boating Industry Safety Awards are designedRead More
PLB vs. EPIRB – Which beacon is right for you?
27 Aug 2019

PLB vs. EPIRB – Which beacon is right for you?

  If you’re considering renting an emergency beacon from the Sea Tow Foundation before a boating trip, there are two different types that you can chose from: EPIRB and PLB, but the question is, which beacon is the best oneRead More
5 Boating Knots You Need to Know
27 Jun 2019

5 Boating Knots You Need to Know

For an experienced skipper or crew member, tying the right boating knot for the task at hand is often a point of pride as well as safety and security. Attaching a new anchor? You’ll want to use an anchor bend,Read More
Start Preparing Now For Hurricane Season
19 Jun 2019

Start Preparing Now For Hurricane Season

Hurricane seasons just started, but as many people know, giant storms can decide to take aim at any time throughout the year. While the potential impact and landfall of these storms is unknown, boaters still should be prepared and knowRead More