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Very Sad Breaking News. Our Pal Chris Schmaltz Passes Away.

Chris at the helm!

We are very sad to report the passing of one of the good guys in the passion of classic boating.. Long time fellow Woody Boater Chris Schmaltz passed away yesterday around 11AM. To say we are all devastated here is…

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Carla Goes Coco For Coco Nuts. Write The Picture Caption Today!

You write the caption.

Leave it to our favorite Insurance partner Carla from Hagerty Marine Insurance… for having some fun with the gang at the 27th Annual Lake Chatuge Rendezvous on beautiful Lake Chatuge in Hiawassee GA this weekend. Oh sure, “other” boat shows

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The Antique Boat Center Announces Changes In Management!

Matt BJHJI becomes President of it all!

We could not be more excited for the good folks at the Antique Boat Center… and some of the big positive changes they have set in motion. I have personally known the gang for some time and it’s always exciting

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The Boatress Goes Woody Boating In San Diego! Thanks Tom, Dave and Dave!

Woodylishious and Dave out on the water in San Diego!

On Friday we did a short story about a new program we will now be rolling out so that folks can connect with others out there in Woody Boaterville. Here’s how it all came together. We did the story, long…

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That Was the Week That Was – by Tommy Holmes

 Tommy celebrating Johnnies trophies at Keels & Wheels 2014.

Thanks to long time fellow Woody Boater and Mr Century…the boats, not that Tommy is 100 years old..anyway thanks to Tommy  for sending in this fun Houston story. Take it away Tommy…
That Was the Week That Was
The classic…

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Happy Mothers Day. Smile Mom, It’s All About You Today!

Ken Furrers Mom in 1948!

Happy Mothers Day to all you Woody Moms out there. Today is all about you! Lets see your moms smile today!

From fellow Woody Boater Ken Furrer – Taken around 1960 Mom Dad and Little Ken!


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A Woody Wedding! I Think I am Going To Cry.

The lovely couple

Thanks to long time fellow Woody Boater Kevin McQuown for sending in this very cool photo series of his vintage wedding on Lake placid. Kevin and Taryn, are very into living with everything vintage cars, boats, all their furnishing (literally…

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A Email Everyone In The Hobby Of Classic Boating Should Read.

Woody Wave thanks

As the woody boating season officially opens here in Sunnyland,we thought we would share this wonderful email we just received here at Woody Boater HQ.  We receive countless emails from our citizens. many with, boats to sell, buy, feature, what

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Brand New For Winter – Express* Red Long Sleeve T Shirts!

We are very excited to offer our fellow Woody boaters a nice 2014 Winter collection Long sleeve t-shirt. This way you can keep...

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Rememebr that little fiberglass Sea Skiff we featured on ebay a while back! There she is at the International Show! new owner and big ACBS President Brian Gagnon knows how to have some fun!

If There Is A Woody Lake In Heaven, This Is It!

What could be better than stunning weather, with a group of pals that all want to do one thing! Go boating. Here is a...

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Our pal and fellow Woody Boater Charles Mistele at the helm of Miss America IX.. Now that is a hat!

Breaking News – Hagerty Names 2014 Hall Of Fame Inductees!

We interrupt part two of the Pacific Northwest ACBS Story for some humbling news. To Quote the news from the Hagerty website, “The Hagerty...

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M-Fine’s M-ighty Fine Penn Yan!

We talked about a bit in previous stories, but today its all about the M -fine Penn Yan. Officially a 1976 Bicentennial Penn...

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Tommy Mertaugh Memorial Scholarship Fund At The Great Lakes Boat Building School.

Late yesterday we received this note from The Great Lakes Boat Building School and E. James Mertaugh family regarding a new scholarship in the...

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