Tag Archives: Yamaha Marine Group

Yamaha releases second ‘Fishing with Helm Master’ video

Yamaha Marine Group announced today the release of “Using a Cast Net with Helm Master,” the second short video in the new “Fishing with Helm Master” series that portrays real-world fishing applications and maneuvering capabilities of Helm Master, Yamaha’s fully integrated boat control system. In “Using a Cast Net with Helm Master,” Yamaha Saltwater Pro and Captain George Mitchell demonstrates ...

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Yamaha Marine Group’s 2015 Kenai Classic Roundtable to address long-term future of national recreational fishing

KENNESAW, Ga. – As a sponsor of the third annual Kenai Classic Roundtable on National Recreational Fishing, which takes place in conjunction with the Kenai River Sportfishing Association’s (KRSA) Kenai River Classic, Yamaha Marine announced that this year’s panel will focus on a long-term view of recreational fishing and the strategies necessary to ensure continued growth of the sport. The ...

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Yamaha launches ‘Fishing with Helm Master’ video series

Yamaha Marine Group announced today the introduction of a new series of videos – “Fishing with Helm Master” – that portrays the many real-world fishing applications and maneuvering capabilities of Helm Master, Yamaha’s fully integrated boat control system. In the first video, “Catching Bait on Structure,” Yamaha Saltwater Pro and Captain George Mitchell demonstrates how Helm Master helps put you ...

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Industry mourns innovator Ham Hamberger

Sylvan "Ham" Hamberger, a long-time industry innovator and leader, passed away in Palm Desert, Calif., Friday. Hamberger, whom various sources peg at either 86 or 89, worked for a number of companies in the industry, including Mercury Marine, Yamaha and Boston Whaler during a 40-year career. He was elected to the National Marine Manufacturers Association’s Hall of Fame in 1985. ...

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Yamaha announces new Maintenance Matters website and online training module

KENNESAW, Ga. – Yamaha Marine Group today announced the launch of the all-new Maintenance Matters website, maintenance.yamahaoutboards.com, as well as the addition of the Maintenance Matters training module to its training curriculum at Yamaha Marine University Online. “Yamaha’s Maintenance Matters initiative is an ongoing educational campaign that helps boaters have an exciting and rewarding experience with their outboards,” said David ...

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Yamaha Marine announces new summer promotion

Yamaha Marine Group announced today the “Super Sizzlin' Summer Sales Event,” a retail promotion that offers two different consumer benefits depending upon the technology and horsepower of the eligible outboard purchased. “This promotion covers a wide array of Yamaha outboards, ranging from 2.5 to 350 horsepower, including new Yamaha four strokes released in 2015,” said Dale Barnes, Division Manager, Marketing, ...

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Yamaha Marine Group supports Striped Bass American Heritage Act

WASHINGTON – Yamaha Marine Group announced today its support of Congressman Tom MacArthur’s (R-NJ) Striped Bass American Heritage Act, which would designate this iconic species as the "National Fish" of the United States. Just as the bald eagle is the avian symbol of the U.S., the striped bass is a uniquely American fish that has been intertwined with the people, history ...

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