BWI Award Winners
Published: April/May 2014
At the recent annual meeting of Boating Writers International (BWI) at the 2014 Miami International Boat Show, four BoatUS Magazine features were honored for excellence in journalism in the 20th Annual BWI Writing Contest. Judged by active members of the boating media, this year's contest attracted 370 entries in categories ranging from fishing to travel, boat tests to social media. This year, the BWI awards attracted 337 entries from 131 participants. Here are this year's winners:
By Beth Leonard
ESD is when 120-volt AC leakage from boats or docks electrocutes or incapacitates swimmers.
By Tom Neale
We may have been safer during that tornado in our well-anchored, well-built boat
By Lenny Rudow
Keeping the gelcoat properly maintained is a way to protect your boat's fiberglass.
By Tom Neale
Trust your senses and listen to what your boat's telling you before it's too late.
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