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How To Maintain Your Small Sailboat So It Will Be Lake Worthy For Years To Come

Posted by on Sep 16, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Maintain Your Small Sailboat So It Will Be Lake Worthy For Years To Come

If you have a vacation home on a large lake, and you’ve purchased a small sailboat to use on the lake, then you have to take steps to make sure the boat is well maintained. It is not an aluminum canoe or a fiberglass kayak that you can simply drag up onto shore and leave to the elements. A sailboat, even one that doesn’t hit the saltwater ocean, needs to be taken care of. Here’s how to do that. Wax and Polish For The Fiberglass The boat’s fiberglass body (and the gel coat top) needs to be protected. If you don’t wax and polish the body of the boat, the gelcoat will fade and disappear and then you will end up with exposed fiberglass. This will eventually start to fade and absorb color and look ugly. So, you need...

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How To Choose The Perfect Wakeboard

Posted by on Sep 14, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Choose The Perfect Wakeboard

Are you an enthusiast of outdoor sports? Are you tired of renting or borrowing a wakeboard and now you want to get one of your own? Owning a wakeboard can be a great way to take your wakeboarding enthusiasm to the next level. Even if the rental shop has no wakeboards available and you wouldn’t be able to find any to borrow, you’ll still be able to participate in wakeboarding activities. But even though you may be a fan of the sport, you may still find yourself confused when it comes time to pick out a board. Some things you should take into consideration are: Weight of rider(s): Generally speaking, the heavier you are, the longer board you’ll need. If you’ve already been renting a wakeboard, you probably already know approximately what size board you need. But if you’ll be...

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