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Harbormaster Day Celebrations 2020

US Harbors Celebrates 2020 Harbormaster Appreciation Day

9/16/2020 by Anastasia Fischer

We’ve got big plans for this year’s Harbormaster Appreciation Day! 4 Weeks of Give-Aways: The team here at US Harbors, along with our partners at Hamilton Marine, Fisheries Supply, Grundèns, Rugged Seas, and Sea Tow are celebrating Harbormaster Appreciation Day all month with weekly give-aways: win one for yourself &… SEE MORE

Chris Bedford, Meteorologist

New Podcast Episode: Chris Bedford, Meteorologist to the Sailing "Stars", Talks Coastal Weather

9/15/2020 by US Harbors

In this episode of our USH Harbors podcast–All About Our Coasts–Chris Bedford, famed meteorologist who has forecasted for the world’s most prestigious sailing races, talks about the challenges in predicting coastal weather, what recreational sailors should know about weather data and forecasts, and about what AI is good at–and not… SEE MORE

Sea Glass by Peter Ralston / ralstongallery.com

News from Our Coasts: September 2020

9/15/2020 by US Harbors

NEWS & UPDATES FOR SEPTEMBER News & Virtual Events from Our Partners Updates from Our Coastal Business Community Photos of the Month We are excited to announce the second annual National Harbormaster Appreciation Day will be celebrated on October 8th, 2020. The holiday, registered with the National Day Archive, is… SEE MORE

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Boating and Water Safety 101

9/7/2020 by US Harbors

The end of summer means it’s time for a quick boating and water safety reminder. A few simple safety precautions can make all the difference on the water. In addition to checking the tides and weather you’ll encounter, read our tips below for a quick water safety refresh. Children and… SEE MORE

CT Fishing Report Week of Oct 28th, 2019

Connecticut Fisheries Division COVID-19 Updates

9/2/2020 by US Harbors

On March 24, 2020, Governor Ned Lamont issued an Executive Order opening lakes, ponds, rivers and streams to fishing statewide.  Opening the fishing season early helps to limit community spread of COVID-19, by eliminating the large crowds that often accompany the traditional Opening Day of fishing in April. During this time… SEE MORE

NOTICE FROM US HARBORS

In light of global health concerns and the widespread cancellations of large gatherings, we recommend that you check directly with the organizer to confirm event status prior to attending.

Upcoming Boating Events Filter

Shoals Dragon Boat Festival

Bon Secour, Bon Secour River, AL September 26

Once you hear about dragon boat racing and become involved in this world of sport, community and fun, there is no turning back. There is much more to it than a great day on the water. There are different and interesting ways to experience the sport for both team members… SEE MORE

United States Sailboat Show

Annapolis, MD October 8 - October 12

In October sailors from around the globe will gather on miles of docks in beautiful downtown historic Annapolis to celebrate 50 Years of Sailboat Shows in Annapolis. The United States Sailboat Show is an internationally acclaimed sailboat show, recognized as the world’s largest and most prestigious sailboat show. Boat show goers will enjoy… SEE MORE

Baja Ha-Ha XXVII 2020 Cruisers Rally

San Diego, CA November 2 - November 14

The next Baja Ha-Ha will be November 2 - 14, 2020. We will begin accepting entrants at noon May 6, 2020. The Baja Ha-Ha is a two-week cruisers rally from San Diego to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, which takes place every fall. For answers to frequently asked questions, see our How… SEE MORE

The Row The Great Lakes Challenge

Chicago, IL July 15 - December 1

Welcome to The Row the Great Lakes Challenge with USRowing! This challenge allows you to record your miles either by using the ergometer or rowing in a single scull on the water, as you virtually row across the Great Lakes. Rowers can begin recording their mileage on Wednesday, July 15,… SEE MORE

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