BoatU.S. MAGAZINE APRIL | MAY 2016
22 | Special Report: Building Up America’s Boat Clubs
By Troy Gilbert and Bernadette Bernon
Members are the life-blood of boat clubs. For some clubs, the time
may be right for a transfusion of new energy and ideas
Dick Bertram’s Brave Moppie, the revolutionary Deep-V hull
designed by C. Raymond Hunt, changed powerboat design
thereafter. See “Leaders & Legends,” page 58 for more.
48| BOATU.S. TURNS THE BIG FIVE OH!
50 | Timeline, 1966 — 2016
Take a trip down memory lane as
we look back at the innovations,
record breakers, and big news of the
last 50 years in boating
By Mark Corke, E. Mertz, Michael
Vatalaro, Melanie Neale, Bill Roche,
58 | Leaders And Legends
Meet some of the forward thinkers
in the world of boating, those who
moved the needle to make boating the sport we enjoy today
By Carol Newman Cronin, Tim Murphy, Michael Vatalaro,
E. Mertz, Bill Roche, Bernadette Bernon
FREE To First 500 Members!
To celebrate our 50th Anniversary,
BoatU.S. commissioned artist Erick Sahler,
reknowned for his vintage serigraphs, to
create a piece of art that brings the boating
community together. We’d like to send this
high-quality 18” X 24” matt-finish, heavy-stock poster, rolled and ready for framing,
to the first 500 members who visit
www.BoatUS.com/Poster and let us
know they’d like to have one. Thanks!