January 19, 2016
Our HUB Marine Team would like to sincerely thank everyone that participated in this year’s Snap Shots Photo Contest. We had over 120 incredible entries, which our staff had the opportunity to admire and vote on.
The contest was extremely close with Colleen Shantz earning the spot of Grand Prize Winner. Colleen will receive $500 off her next Marine Policy with HUB International, and her photo will be featured in the February edition of...
January 06, 2016
Come visit the HUB International Marine Team at the Vancouver International Boat Show on January 20-24th at BC Place.
We're located on the Concord level at booth 112 and will be showcasing many of the top photos from this year's Snap Shots Photo Contest. We will also have all the essential boating insurance information and handouts available, so please drop on by and say hi to the team!
November 20, 2015
At HUB International Marine Insurance Brokers, we share your passion for life on the water. As we mark the end of another great year of boating, we want to capture it and share it with thousands of your best friends in our second annual HUB International Marine Snap Shots Photo Contest. Congrats to all of those whose photographs have been featured here at www.HUBmarine.ca and on the pages of Pacific Yachting throughout 2015 and best of...
November 17, 2015
While other boaters may have winterized their boats and have stored them away for the winter, many boaters may still be using their vessels for hunting, fishing or transportation. Others may be out doing other activities such as kayaking, paddle boarding, and snowmobiling. Unfortunately, with cold weather and winter conditions the risk of a deadly accident is increased. Extra caution and preparation should be taken when taking your boat out...
October 29, 2015
Most boat owners recognize the importance of winterizing their boats to prepare for the winter season. They take great care in making sure their boats are properly winterized and stored, but their sails are not always given the same care.
When you are ready to put away your boat for the winter, make sure you take care of your sails too. Here are a few things to consider when planning what to do with or where to store your sails at the end of the...
October 01, 2015
We have put together a detailed list on the steps on 'How To Winterize Your Boat.' Feel free to use this checklist as a starting point, however always remember to check your boat owner's manuals for any recommendations on steps or products. Each vessel may be different, so you want to ensure that you are using the correct products when it comes to antifreezes, fogging oils, and etc.
Run the engine(s) to warm it up...