Posted by: Liz
March 31, 2011

Liz

Congratulations, Explorers!

3.31 ETBWinner

In September 2010, we teamed up with Discovery Education in the hopes of inspiring a love of the great outdoors – including a love of boating and fishing – in young people by co-creating a fun, interactive yet educational website called ExploretheBlue.com. To build excitement, we launched an essay contest supported by The Sports Authority that asked kids to describe their favorite boating or fishing memory. The contest was extremely exciting from our end. We…

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Posted by: Liz
March 24, 2011

Liz

We Know You’re Ready, but is Your Equipment?

3.23 equipment

On Monday, we welcomed the first day of spring with open arms and, though official dates vary slightly from state to state, that means fishing season is almost here! Whether you’re an avid angler anxiously anticipating the moment you can cast your first line, or a novice looking to create new memories with your family, we know that YOU are ready and rearing to get out on the water. But is your equipment? Remember, unless…

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Posted by: Liz
March 18, 2011

Liz

Boat Safe

3.18 boat safe

We’re about to launch into peak boating season and if you haven’t bought your boat yet, now is the time! Once you do (or if you’re renting a boat this season), you’ll want to keep in mind some responsible boating best practices so you and your friends and family stay safe on the water. Believe it or not, boat safety begins long before you ever leave the shore. There are a number of things you…

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Posted by: Liz
March 10, 2011

Liz

Catch the Fever

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So here we are, a mere 11 days away from the official first day of spring. With weather patterns acting funky all over the country, I’m sure I’m not the only one who’s starting to feel the pangs of cabin fever. You don’t actually need a cabin to experience cabin fever. Wikipedia defines it as a claustrophobic reaction that takes place when a person or group is isolated in a small space with nothing to…

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Posted by: Liz
March 4, 2011

Liz

Are you following?

TwitterContest

For those of you who haven’t heard, we made a major announcement last week about our brand new mobile site, which is viewable at TakeMeFishing.org/mobile from smartphones, giving access to TakeMeFishing.org’s best assets right in the palm of your hand. To celebrate, we’ve decided to give you the opportunity to win some extremely cool stuff.  So if you’re not already following @Take_Me_Fishing on Twitter, now would be a good time to start. On March 3,…

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