A Fellow WoodyBoater Gets Hitched!


Alex Kent takes the cake

A couple years ago at the large Gull Lake Show we met Alex Kent and his cousin. You remember, they have a very cool 25 Sportsman and a Blue Rocket. Well, looks like Alex got married this weekend, and the wedding cake! Yup, a 25 Sportsman, Dutches, which was given to Alex as the next care taker. Here are some shots of Alex and Dutches.. And the cake!

Dutches the boat – Mahogany perfection

Dutches the CAKE! Peanut Butter Explosion to be more precise.

Alex out on Gull Lake


Alex’s cousin  Wiley and the family rocket

In the family for good

You can read all about Alex and cousin Wiley HERE

Great guys! What a family.

15 replies
  1. Rick
    Rick says:

    Very cool cake but exactly what engine would fit under that unproportional engine cover? And did the baker not count the number of deck seams? That said congratulations Alex and it is a way cooler cake than I’ve ever had.

  2. ScottK
    ScottK says:

    Wait…..who did Alex marry?
    His cousin?
    The Blue Rocket?
    The cake?…..mmmmmm peanut butter explosion
    I’m confused.

    • Ned Protexter
      Ned Protexter says:

      He married the Wicker Sister on the left.

      Come check them out while they check you in for the wood boat show in Okoboji, IA on July 29.

  3. Dave
    Dave says:

    Good memories, as usual, from previous show up on Gull Lake in MN.
    The upcoming BSLOL show up on Gull Lake at Bar Harbor this summer is going to be spectacular from what I have learned. It will have important and historic significance!

  4. Old Salt
    Old Salt says:

    Is that a bacon layer cake? and where is the picture of the bride in the sportsman? This must be fake news!

    Congrats Alex and ____________?

  5. m-fine
    m-fine says:

    Peanut Butter Explosion sounds really good right about now!

    Also, if Alex figured out a way to get married without having to have a wife, I am really impressed! I have to imagine that in the long run, marriage is a lot cheaper and easier when there is no wife involved.

  6. Wilson
    Wilson says:

    Today’s paper says there will be no more swim suits for Miss America and this story indicates no bride for the groom…What are we coming to?

  7. Alex Kent
    Alex Kent says:

    Matt, Thank you for the write up and kind words! The cake was a total shock to me and had no idea of it even happening.
    For the those who have asked this is my bride and now wife, Jordan. Thankfully she loves wood boating just as much as myself 😉.
    Thanks again to all!

    If any of you are interested please come to our show in Okoboji this year. We would love to see as many boats on the dock as possible 👍🏼
    Just go to our website http://www.okobojiclassicboats.com download and fill out the registration!

  8. 72Hornet
    72Hornet says:

    A very beautiful wedding of Alex and Jordan! I have it on good authority that Dutchess II may have fallen in to disrepair….
    Anxiously awaiting confirmation on that!

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