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New Moon Sportfishing's Captain 'Bamboo' Bobby Meekins' Dolphin Crush

Four anglers from Caracus, Venezuela chartered New Moon Sportfishing for a 3/4 day trip.


We went offshore with a nice load of live horse pilchards, trolling out to about 1000 feet of water. After about an hour and a half of some pretty low action, Captain Bobby Meekins spotted a real nice floater which turned out to be a 25 foot long piece of bamboo. Bulls-eye….the crush was on!

We could see the Dolphin everywhere, the ocean water surrounding the…


Added by Captain Jack on September 6, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Do you boat in Ft. Lauderdale? Be sure to pack your bait and tackle when boating

Boat in Ft. Lauderdale and Boating Port Everglades Inlet

If you own a boat in Ft. Lauderdale or the surrounding areas, the perfect way to pass your time while out on the water is to take advantage of the great Florida fishing available in the area. With access to both fresh and salt water fishing spots, you’ll realize the major bonus of having a boat in Fort Lauderdale is that you’ll be able to create your own personal fishing excursion plan.

So what…


Added by BoatBroward.com on August 13, 2010 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Plenty of Water Fun and Enjoyment

Towables and Inflatables: Plenty of Water Fun and Enjoyment

It is rare to go to the lake or beach without seeing people laughing and having loads of fun riding on towables being pulled behind the boat. Water sport enthusiasts also enjoy other products that are stationery rather than towed, but either way one thing is for sure: Those folks are having fun!…


Added by Captain Jonas on June 3, 2010 at 3:10pm — No Comments

Play It Safe In the Water

Play It Safe Out In the Water

Enjoying boating and other water sports is a good way to have an exciting summer season. However, failure to follow water safety guidelines can lead to injuries to participants, and damage to equipment. Before you go into the water, you need to know the basic principles for boat and water safety to make sure that you and your family have a great time, and stay safe.…


Added by Captain Jonas on May 17, 2010 at 3:28pm — No Comments

Boat Trailer Dangers

Ride down most any street along the Florida coastline and you’re going to see lots and lots of boats being pulled to and from the water by all types of vehicles. Look a little closer and you’ll see many of them not hooked up correctly. Apparently, there are many people out there who don’t realize just how vital it is for that boat trailer to be properly hooked to the vehicle.

I’ve seem them with the latch up and the chains that are designed as a safety precaution wrapped around the… Continue

Added by Amy Lee on December 2, 2009 at 3:04am — No Comments

What You Should Know Before Water Sporting In Florida

A number of laws come into play for water sporting in Florida. Like every other state, Florida, too, regulates major water sports like diving, skiing and hunting. It provides for a number of safety regulations that may be useful to you, even crucial, if you plan on any kind of water sports in Florida waters.

For waterskiing, state law has a number of regulations. A skiing vessel needs to have an observer, besides its operator, who can see how the skier is doing, and if…

Added by Captain Jonas on March 9, 2010 at 12:00am — No Comments

Choosing Florida Boat Insurance

If you have your own boat, you’re going to need insurance for it and there is a wealth of companies trying to sell you some. My dad taught me when I was still a girl how important boat insurance was but it’s unfortunate most people don’t get taught how to find a good boat insurance company.

Know this: all boat insurance companies are not the same.

Don’t just go with the first insurance company to come your way and remember that you don’t have to be locked into one offered… Continue

Added by Amy Lee on November 12, 2009 at 9:53pm — 1 Comment

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This discussion is being created to make everyone aware of the various advertising and sponsorships that are currently available or will be available in the near future.

Since the launch of the first BoatFlorida.com website back in early 2009, BoatBrevard.com has had over 40,000 unique users (different people/computers). The site continues to grow at a rate…


Added by BoatBroward.com on October 20, 2009 at 11:25am — No Comments

What is a Blog? Please read this before posting a new blog..

There appears to be some confusion on the difference between forum / discussions and blogs. In general, a forum/discussion is intended for two way conversations and/or questions and a blog can be thought of as more of a one way journal that can be commented on.

A blog (short for weblog) is a personal online journal that is frequently updated and intended for general public consumption. They are usually maintained by an individual with regular entries of commentary, descriptions of… Continue

Added by BoatBroward.com on October 20, 2009 at 11:25am — No Comments

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