Orlando Boat Show

Sunday, Mar 7, 2021 at 10:00am

Orange County Convention Center
9800 International Drive
Orlando, FL 32819

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12:00pm, 2:00pm and 4:00pm: The Twiggy, the Water-skIing Squirrel and Roxie Show

Fishing Zone Seminar Stage

Hear Great Tips On Saltwater and Freshwater Fishing and Win Fishing Trips With Professional Captains!

The Fishing Zone Fishing Seminar Schedule

1:00 pm - Capt. Jim Ross - How to Catch the Big Fish on the Indian River

3:00 pm - Capt. Tony Summers - How to catch the Big Bass in Central Florida's lakes

Fishing Zone Speakers

Hear Capt. Jim Ross & Win A Fishing Trip

Learn how to catch the big one from Capt. Jim Ross. Capt. Jim is heralded as one of the “pioneers” credited with bringing shallow water “sight” fishing to the Indian and Banana Rivers. For two decades Capt. Jim has been teaching his charter fishing clients highly productive techniques, creating memorable fishing adventures whenever possible.

Capt. Ross will give away a one half day fishing experience on the Indian River valued at $400 at each of his seminars scheduled on Saturday and Sunday.

Hear Capt. Tony Summers & Win A Fishing Trip

Capt. Tony Summers is a bass fishing guide in the renowned Central Florida area, although he does travel to Rodman Reservoir many times a year and even to the famed Lake Okeechobee. As a professional fishing guide, Tony's career objective is to not only grow his business, but to teach those anglers techniques and share information in which he learned through the years.

Capt. Summers will give away a one half day fishing experience on the Orlando area lakes valued at $350 at each of his seminars scheduled on Saturday and Sunday.Go Boating Central Florida Seminar Stage

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The Go Boating Central Florida Seminar Schedule

11:00 am - Discover Boating Expert Norm Schultz - Find Your Perfect Dream Boat

1:00 pm - Danny Harf & Danny Amir - Intro. to Local Towed Watersports: Education, Etiquette, Basic Lake & Wake Responsibilities

3:00 pm - Capt. Kerry Kline - Central Florida's Best Boating Spots

Go Boating Central Florida Speakers

Where to go and what to do on Central Florida's Lakes and Rivers with Captain Kerry Kline

Captain Kerry Kline, the owner of the local Sea Tow franchise, is no stranger to the waters of Central Florida Lakes as he's been serving boaters in this area for over a decade! He can tell you where to go and what to do in order to have the most fun on your boat. Captain Kerry is your go-to-guy if you ever need help on the water - from navigating a tricky spot, protocols if you run out of gas, or you need a timely tow home. Capt. Kline is deeply involved in teaching safe boating and advanced boating education courses throughout the area.

Capt. Kerry will give away one 1-year Sea Tow membership valued at $179 at each seminar on Saturday and Sunday.

Towed Watersports Industry Veterans team up to discuss Towed Watersports Basics

Danny Harf is one of the key owners of Ronix and has made one of the most iconic marks in our sport. He is the first person to ever land the illusive 1260 and has arguably been responsible for inventing more tricks behind a boat than any other rider. Danny has won every wakeboard contest-including multiple National, Pro Tour, U.S. Masters and X-Games Championship titles-as well as Trick of the Year. He has also inspired others through award-winning wake videos like Defy, which earned "Best Video of the Year" and "Best Video Performance." The Wakeboarding Magazine's 2020 Legend Award Winner has also designed some of the most influential and best selling wakeboard products over the past 15-plus years. An overall industry Icon, Danny is focused on building towed watersports and is the co-founder and organizer of the Thigh High Surf Series - a four-stop Central Florida wakesurf contest series.

Towed Watersports Industry Veterans team up to discuss Towed Watersports Basics

Danny “Dano the Mano” Amir announces the World’s largest pro and amateur wakeboard & waterski events, and is currently the official voice of the World Wake Association (WWA). With more than a decade on the mic, Dano is one of the most recognizable names in the sport - a familiar face to the athletes, brands and fans that make it tick. He travels the world 10 months of the year - narrating competitions, attending & emceeing industry events and—most importantly—watching the landscape of towed watersports evolve. He is also the host and founder of The Golden Mic Podcast - the only podcast dedicated to all aspects of towed watersports, primarily wakeboarding and waterskiing. Further, he is the co-creator & event organizer of Feet on Fire, Twin Lakes CornFest and the Thigh High Surf Series as well as an ambassador of the Water Sports Industry Association.

Find Your Perfect Dream Boat with Discover Boating's Expert Norm Schultz

Norm Schultz is an avid boater and angler, but his real pleasure comes from helping new boaters successfully navigate their first purchase and become participants in the boating lifestyle. He has been involved in the marine industry most of his life and served as CEO of the Cleveland-based Lake Erie Marine Trades Association for 34 years. A graduate of Indiana University, he is a resident of St. Petersburg, Florida where he serves as an appointed commissioner on the City’s Code Enforcement Board. He and his wife, Kay, boat and fish the waters of Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.

Discover Boating, a new display at the show will feature affordable boats to fit any liflestyle and occasion. If your new to the water, boating expert Norm Schultz will talk about boats, boating and answer any questions you may have. Norm will discuss different boats such as Bowriders, Center Consoles, Deck Boats, Flats Boats, Fresh Water Fishing Boats, Jet Boats, Pontoon Boats and Surf Boats to help you determine which one fits the type of boating that's perfect for you!


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