Where in we identify the

not-so-secret meaning of the acronyms used here and there in the Marine Service Index:


ACC – Accessories

BL – Boat Lifts

DLR – Dealer

HDW – Hardware

MOT – Motors

OB – Outboards

RG – Rigging

SER – Service

TL – Travel Lift

YD – Boat Yard


Boating technical and safety classes, water safety, and water sports classes and schools

Aloha Paddle and Surf

 SUP & Kayak Paddle & Surf Shop

 Sales, Rentals, Classes and SUP Yoga

 Waterstreet Seaport, Lake Norman

 17505 W Catawba Ave, Cornelius NC 28031



American Red Cross

 Boating safety, CPR, first aid, swimming lessons

 2425 Park Rd, Charlotte NC 28203



Beachbum Ski & Surf

 Water Ski & Wake Board Training

 712 Berry Hill Dr, Norwood NC 28128



Blueway Outfitters

 Kayak & paddleboard lessons

 2626 Blaine Rd, New London NC



Carolina Canoe Club

 Technical & safety clinics for paddlers


Carolina Show Ski Team

 Annual Learn to Ski Day!



Catawba Sail & Power Squadron

 Education, Civic Service, School

 4743 Cascade Avenue, Rock Hill, SC 29732


Charlotte Power Squadron

 Seamanship, navigation & related classes

 PO Box 11223, Charlotte NC 28220



Charlotte Ski Boats

 The Farms Summer Wakeboard/Surf Camps

 *Enrollment limited to residents

 June 12-16; July 17-21; Aug 7-11


Charlotte Ski Boats

 Trump National Summer Wakeboard/Surf Camps

 *Enrollment limited to Trump members

  June 20-23; July 11-14; Aug 1-4


Charlotte Ski Boats

 YMCA Summer Wakeboard/Surf Camps

 *Enrollment limited to YMCA of Greater

 Charlotte members

 June 26-30; July 24-28; Aug 14-18



Coble Ski School & Camp

 Water Ski & Wake Board Training

 60 Coble Lakes Estate, Lillington NC 27546



Four Seasons Marine Supply

 575 Hwy 16 N, Denver NC 28037


 Private on board class


Great Outdoor Provision Company

 Kayak Training

 4341 Park Rd, Charlotte NC 28209



H2Osmosis Sports

 Slalom Clinics by Seth Stisher

 807 Heyward Cove, Charleston SC 29412



Lake Norman Sail & Power Squadron

 Seamanship, navigation & related classes

 PO Box 4799, Mooresville NC 28117

 704-895-4994 or 704-846-2865


Lake Norman Women Sailors

 Women Teaching Women to Sail



Lighthouse Marine Service

 Safe Boating & PWC license classes


NC Community Sailing & Rowing

 Sailing & rowing classes

 at Blythe Landing, Lake Norman



NC Fishing Adventures

 Day Camp for Boys & Girls, Ages 6-13

 252-432-4860 or 252-230-0428


NC Wildlife Resources Commission



Riverside Paddle & Row

 Riverside Marina, Lake Wylie

 Canoe, Kayak & Paddle Board

 Rentals on Lake Wylie

 1500 River Dr, Belmont NC 28012



Sea School

 US Coast Guard-Approved Courses

 for your Charterboat Captain’s License

 624 Marina Dr. #B, Charleston SC 29492



Seawolf Sailing Academy

 Learn to Sail

 40+ years sailing experience




SouthTown Riders

 Wakeboard camp private lessons

 for ages 6 – 18

 Private lessons for all ages

 Lake Norman & Lake Wylie

 3333 Scott Futrell Dr, Charlotte NC 28208



United Safe Boating Institute

 For info on safe boating courses

 1504 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh NC 27622



US Coast Guard Auxiliary-Lake Norman

 Seamanship, navigation & related classes

 USCGA Flotilla 26-03


US Coast Guard Auxiliary-Lake Wylie

 Seamanship, navigation & related classes

 USCGA Flotilla 26-02


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