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Crestliner Awards Angling Aces Student Scholarships

Crestliner Boats has awarded over $20,000 in scholarships as part of its Angling Aces Student Program aimed at educating and supporting youth fishing. “One of the main components of the Angling Aces program is supporting young anglers, both single students pursuing professional angling, and the teams that are just learning the craft,” said Lori Kneeland, Crestliner director of marketing. “It’s ...

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Former boat builder Irwin Jacobs, wife found dead in Minnesota home

Irwin Jacobs, former CEO of now-bankrupt Genmar Holdings, at one time billed as the world's largest boat-building company, was reportedly found dead in his home this morning alongside his wife Alexandra. Police in Orono, Minnesota, west of Minneapolis, were called to the 13,000-square foot Lake Minnetonka hilltop mansion of Jacobs this morning. They reported finding two deceased people in bed, ...

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Crestliner introduces new, enhanced models for 2019

Crestliner Boats recently announced new and redesigned models for its 2019 line-up. The next generation of the Crestliner Fish Hawk series expands the Deep-V line-up; a brand-new 1650 Fish Hawk joins the family; the 1800 Bay enhances the Mod-V series; and the Chase Pontoon series bolsters Crestliner’s recreational options. In addition to the new models, Crestliner has added upgrades across ...

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Crestliner to launch redesigned Fish Hawk series

Crestliner Boats announced the complete redesign of its bestselling family of boats, the Fish Hawk. Inspired by hardcore anglers, the new Fish Hawk includes more advanced fishing features, increased onboard comfort and power, plus a new model to expand the family: the 1650 Fish Hawk. “We fully believe it’s possible to make great boats even better, and the new Fish ...

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Crestliner awards first year of ‘Angling Aces’ scholarships

Crestliner recently awarded four scholarships as part of its new Angling Aces Student Program. The program, which launched in March of this year, awarded two individual scholarships and two team scholarships, totaling $6,000. "One of the main components of the Angling Aces program is to support young anglers who would like to pursue professional fishing, as well as young angling student ...

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Crestliner launches ‘Angling Aces’ student program

Crestliner has introduced "Angling Aces," a program aimed at nurturing high school and college-aged anglers' passion for fishing, guiding them toward higher education and careers related to the sport. In addition, the program aims to help student anglers perfect fishing techniques, become advocates for the outdoors and resource conservation, and learn and practice on-water safety. "The Angling Aces student program ...

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Crestliner introduces new Sprint Series pontoon

Crestliner has unveiled its brand-new Sprint Series, an entry-level pontoon for novice boaters and those looking for on-water versatility. The Sprint comes nearly a year after Crestliner re-entered the pontoon market with its Rally Series. "The Sprint fills a hole in the pontoon market," said Crestliner President Eric Hendrickson. "There is a large contingent of boaters out there looking for ...

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Crestliner introduces new Bass Hawk for 2018

Crestliner's new Bass Hawk builds upon the hull design of the Fish Hawk and features the raised bow and stern decks similar to the company's PT series. "We're really excited to introduce the Bass Hawk not only to hardcore bass anglers, but also to muskie and multiple-species anglers," said Jake Mirabal, Crestliner product manager. "The Bass Hawk's rugged build allows ...

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Crestliner, MarineTech partner on power steering system

Crestliner Boats, along with Brunswick Boat Group's freshwater brands, is partnering exclusively with marine accessory manufacturer MarineTech Products to incorporate Panther XPS, a hybrid cable and hydraulic power steering system, into its aluminum boats. "We view this partnership with MarineTech as a huge step forward in technology for our lineup," said Jake Mirabal, Crestliner product manager. "We're always looking for ...

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