Recent News

It's Great Upstate This Weekend!

March 30, 2012

If you've got boating fever in upstate New York this weekend, you're in luck! The 2012 Great Upstate Boat Show is being held at the Adirondack Sports Complex in Queensbury, and our friends from Saratoga Boat Works and EZ Marine & Storage are ready to a show you a good time. Please stop by and say hello! There will be activities for the whole family, and you can register to win prize  throughout the weekend. Click here for a coupon for discounted tickets.   ...    Read More ]

Love Boating But Hate Docking?

March 29, 2012

You can ask any group of new boaters what they like least about boating, and nine out of 10 will say docking. That’s everyone from twin-screw cruiser pilots all the way down to the tiller-handled outboard jon boat fisherman. Your heart starts pounding, your palms start sweating, and you are desperately trying to remember all the “advice” you’ve ever been given about how to do it properly.  But it doesn’t have to be that way. Nope. There are a few things to remember,...    Read More ]

A Closer Look: Rinker Captiva 246 Bowrider

March 28, 2012

Whether you're ready to kick back or make waves, the Rinker Captiva 246 Bowrider is up to the task with a huge swim platform, sunpad and enclosed head, as well as racing-inspired bolster seats in the helm. Captain Steve walks us through this great sport boat! ...    Read More ]

Staying On The Cutting Edge...

March 22, 2012

We're always working on new ideas to keep every Rinker on the cutting edge of style. So cutting edge, in fact, that we had to tell the design department that we weren't taking pictures. saw nothing... ...    Read More ]

Rinker Hits Houston & Moscow

March 22, 2012

  These two cities probably don't come up together in casual conversation that often,but you can find Rinker Boats proudly displayed in Moscow, Russia, and Houston, Texas, this weekend! Moscow Boat Show — March 20-25 — Gart Marine Southwest International In-Water Boat Show — March 22-25 — Rinker's Boat World...    Read More ]

Flying Rinker?

March 22, 2012

There is absolutely no truth to the rumor that this is part of next year's Rinker lineup. Unless there's a HUGE public demand, of course! Amphibious that's cool....    Read More ]

A Closer Look: Rinker Captiva 220 MTX

March 21, 2012

With its stylish and practical forked bow design, the Rinker Captiva 220 MTX incorporates both beautiful form and unforgettable function. Captain Steve walks us through this great boat to point out all the incredible features. ...    Read More ]

Is Your Boat Ready For A Safety Check?

March 20, 2012

You’re out enjoying a great day on the water when all of the sudden you get approached by the local boating law enforcement. Whether it’s a DNR agent, a sheriff marine patrol or the U.S. Coast Guard, they will know exactly what to look for to see if you pass a basic vessel safety check. Do you know, without a doubt, that you’ve got everything covered? If not, the time to make sure is now, before you ever leave your driveway or marina. Here are some of the basic items that are sure...    Read More ]

Is Your Boat Ready For The Water?

March 16, 2012

You’ve spent all winter dreaming about getting your boat back in the water. But are you really ready? Some of the things you may take for granted once the season is under way have a way of getting misplaced, out-of-date or run down during those months of inactivity. So what’s the best way to make sure you’ve got everything properly squared away for a fun and “uneventful” first launch? Just follow this handy pre-launch checklist! • Keep it legal. In the weeks leading...    Read More ]

Splash Down!

March 15, 2012

Spring has sprung in southeast Michigan...Rinker's newest dealer in the Detroit area, Hideaway Yacht Sales just splashed their first boat of the year! Many more to come...check out their information online for a huge selection of Rinker Express Cruisers and Sportboats here......    Read More ]

Boat Show Fever Continues!

March 15, 2012

It's not too late to catch a boat show this season...go have some fun and get a great deal. The time is right to get your boat delivered in time to enjoy a looooooong summer on the water. This week, you can find Rinker at: Spring Boating Expo, Novi, Michigan — March 15-18 — Hideaway Yacht Sales, Freeway Sports Center & Krupa's Boat Mart Edmonton Boat & Sportsman Show, Edmunton, Alberta — March 15-18 — Free Spirit Marine Cape Fear Wildlife Expo, Wilmington, North Carolina...    Read More ]

And the winner is...

March 11, 2012

Congratulations to Craig Almquist for winning the most recent Rinker Owner's Photo Contest! Craig won a $50 Visa Gift Card just for taking a great shot of his boat in action. To enter the next round, just upload your best pic here... ...    Read More ]

Where In The World Is Rinker This Week? 3.2.12

March 1, 2012

Kamloops Boat Show — Mar. 2-4 — Little River Boat World Greater Philadelphia Boat Show — Mar. 2-4 — Dinbokowitz Marine & Ducky’s Boats  ...    Read More ]