How to Properly Tie Up to a Sandbar

As an avid boater, there will consistently be moments where proper docking is not an option or necessary for what you want. Beaches and sandbars can be lots of fun, but improperly docking your boat to the sandbar or otherwise beaching your boat so that you can’t leave is definitely the opposite of fun. Veterans […]

AERÉ Marine Group Parters with West Marine South Florida for Hurricane Preparation

Fort Lauderdale, FL — AERÉ Marine Group is partnering with West Marine’s South Florida flagship store in Fort Lauderdale for a hurricane boat preparation event on Saturday, August 11 at 10 a.m. The event will help educate boaters how they can better brace themselves for the upcoming hurricane season and answer any questions they might […]

Prepping Your Boat for a Hurricane

Hurricane season is upon us, which means boat owners must brace themselves for the worst in case a storm hits. If the last several hurricane seasons are any indication, you can never be too prepared when it comes to protecting your boat from damage. Have a plan in place when a hurricane is imminent in […]

Benefits of Inflatable Fenders During Hurricane Season

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Keeping track of hurricanes and knowing how well suited your dock is for such a storm is half the battle but preparing your boat for a hurricane is more than lots of dock lines. Inflatable fenders are not only some of the most durable and flexible pieces of your hurricane preparation kit, they’re also highly […]

The French Riviera: The Premiere Location for Chartering a Yacht

French Riviera

  The French Riviera, or Côte d’Azur, is well known as one of the most luxurious destinations to charter a yacht. Summer is quickly approaching, and the world’s greatest yachts will soon converge at nearly every coastal town in France.   The Cities of the French Riviera There is no shortage of stunning villages and […]

De-winterizing Your Boat this Spring

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It’s springtime, and you are probably getting ready to get back out onto the water. If your boat has been packed up and not in use all winter, you will have to take some steps to make sure your boat is seaworthy (or lake worthy). This process is often called “de-winterizing” your boat. It’s a […]

Top Uses for Your Inflatable Dock

Inflatable Dock

Do you know what an inflatable dock or platform is? Chances are if you haven’t used one yourself, you’ve seen them popping up in marinas. A benefit of these floating docks is that they adjust with the tide or water level. As tides rise and fall, so do floating docks. This eliminates the risk of […]

AERÉ Marine Group will be at the Triton Expo

Triton Expo

Are you a boating enthusiast? Or maybe you’re a yacht captain or crew member. If you are, there is an event coming up you won’t want to miss. The Triton Newspaper is having its Spring Expo on April 11th, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Sails Marina 2150 SE 17th Street. Ft Lauderdale, FL. The event normally […]

How to Hang Your Fenders

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Marine fenders are devices that provide cushion between your boat and the dock or other boats around it. Fenders are critical to protecting your boat from damage. In this article, we will go over the best techniques to use under different boating scenarios. When Rafting with Other Boats It’s a good idea to use the […]

6 Essential Boating Knots

Boating Knot

A good working knowledge of a variety of knots typically used in sailing is one of the best tools anyone who plans on spending a significant amount of time on a boat can have in their arsenal. Knots are used for almost everything on a boat (particularly a sailing vessel) from securing gear to tying […]