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The Boater's Lounge - Ep 10 Boat Handling & Safety!

We brought Bob Arrington, experienced captain, writer, consultant & speaker on the podcast this week for PART 1 of his educational series with us. This week we are coving a huge pain point for most boaters – new and veteran captains! – the docking and boat handling experience at marinas.

Listen here.

In this episode, hear Bob go over…

  • How to best maneuver in the marina basin
  • Techniques to help ease docking anxiety
  • Questions to ask before arriving at the marina to be prepared
  • How to prepare your vessel for docking
  • and what impact tides & currents have on your vessel and how to work with them to ensure safe handling and docking.

To learn more from Bob Arrington, check out his website here: https://www.bobarringtonboating.com/

Have a guest or topic you’d like us to have in the Boater’s Lounge? Let us know! Email our team at marketing@oasismarinas.com.