Spousal Conversion Kit
Let the water and wind work their magic. Take your significant other boating. Being on the water, experiencing the fun and excitement, is the best way to convince your family and friends to become boaters. Follow our tips for converting your significant other.
7 Days to Boat Ownership
Before You Begin
Before You Begin
Before you begin your seven day quest to boat ownership, take an opportunity to go out on a friend's boat with a few people including your Significant Other (S.O.). This will give your S.O. a…Lear More
Make 'em curious – Change your homepage to a picture of your Dream Boat or other intriguing boating image. With any luck your S.O will be motivated to start researching boating. Then you'll have a chance…Lear More
Educate Significant Other (S.O.) on how accessible the boating lifestyle is by pointing out that 90 percent of Americans live within an hour drive of a body of water they can boat on…Lear More
Dinner with Friends
Plan for your dinner date with friends to be close to a boat dealership. Make sure that you pass the dealership both on the way to dinner and going home. On the way to dinner, subtly…Lear More
Do some research that shows how the costs of boat ownership are compared to the costs of other family leisure activities. This is a great opportunity for you to personalize the expense of boat ownership…Lear More
Experience the Lifestyle
Get your S.O. in the mood for boating by purchasing them a captain's hat for the ride along. Present the gift to them when you pick them up. Repeat the following statements on the way…Lear More
For the Whole Family
Check out video testimonies of consumers who have already purchased a boat. Videos of families enjoying the boating lifestyle and real people telling their story of boat ownership will help your S.O.…Lear More
You have covered all of the bases except one – together time. Talk to your S.O. about not only all of family time you'll be able to spend together on the boat, but couple time as well…Lear More
Tips & Scripts
Sample scripts for persuading your spouse
Quick Tips from Other Boating Families
Attend a Boat Show or Demo Days Event
Boat shows and demo days are perfect places to introduce a significant…
Book a Dinner Cruise
Few things are more romantic than dining aboard a boat.
Enjoy a Nature Cruise
Experience Nature's wonders from the deck of a boat.
Family Picnic on a Boat
Make dinning afloat an integral part of their boating experience.
Have a Party Afloat
Birthday celebrations and neighborhood parties held on a boat won't soon…
A Romantic Proposition
Asking for your lover's hand while afloat ensures that you have a story to…
Take a Boating Vacation
Explore that lake or river or ocean just beyond a day's drive away.