Boating How-To


FS Seminar – Properly Trimming Your Boat

George Gozdz, host of Reel Time Florida Sportsman, shows how to properly trim your boat using both the trim angle of the motor and trim tabs. Having the correct trim while running will allow for a much safer and more comfortable ride.

Boating Gear

The Princeton Tec Vizz Headlamp features 165 lumens and a burn time of 150 hours.

New Lights for Outdoors

Tech improvements in LED lights and batteries open a new era in lighting gear. The new LED bulbs that manufacturers use in these lights run cooler, use less energy and throw light that heightens color better than conventional incandescent bulbs.

Flats Boats


Pro-Line Pro-Lite Flats

For three weeks, Florida Sportsman staff ran a Pro-Lite 18 Flats on the Indian River Lagoon, minutes from our office in Stuart.

Bay Boats


Dusky 19 Bay Shark

If you want to mount a trolling motor on an affordable, offshore-viable boat, definitely check out the 19 Bay Shark

Center Consoles


FS Review: Regulator 34 CC

Florida Sportsman Boating Editor, Dave East, speaks with a Regulator Marine representative Chris about the new Regulator 34 Center Console.

Express / Cuddy


Triton 351 Express

Exclusive photos of the Triton 351 Express from Florida Sportsman magazine. It’s a 34-footer with center-console helm, lounge seating foward, and a forward cabin.

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Dream Boats


FS Dreamboat Contest Winner Heads to Costa Rica

Capt. Charlie Phillips, winner of the Fishing NoSara Prize Package given away as top prize for the Florida Sportsman Dreamboat Contest earlier this year, returns from his fishing vacation this week.