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Press Release: e-BOAT SEA TRIALS!

Press Release:  e-BOAT SEA TRIALS!


 MRA Educational Conference will feature special ELECTRIC BOAT SEA TRIALS for Attendees

Day-1 of the 51st Annual Marine Recreation Association (MRA) Educational Conference & Trade Show, set for October 16 - 18, will provide Conference attendees with an opportunity to experience first-hand emerging electric boat technology as it is poised to transform recreational boating.

The Electric Boat Sea Trials will start at 12:30 pm on October 16th at the Safe Harbor Sunroad Marina,
955 Harbor Island Drive in San Diego.

Participants will be able to choose from four boat models from Vita Electric Boats and the Safe Harbor Electric Boat Fleet.
Each 20-to-30-minute trial 
run will accommodate six persons per boat with the last trial scheduled for 2:30 PM.

> There will be no charge for this special pre-conference event, but attendees must make a reservation when registering for the conference.

> Snacks and drinks will also be provided for everyone at the marina, and boat-friendly footwear is required.

Transportation to the marina will NOT be provided and carpooling is encouraged.

Registration and event information for the

2023 MRA Educational Conference & Trade Show is

posted now on the MRA website at or

go directly to the Conference website at

>>> Register early to take advantage of the savings today! <<<

This year’s Conference theme, Acknowledgment and Appreciation, will focus on the future, looking forward to new challenges and achievements in the marine industry. The Conference will feature a broad prospectus of industry experts and information covering key industry operations, management, and marketing concerns. The Marine Trade Show will present the latest technology, products, and services from leading industry vendors and contractors focused on innovation, growth, and profitability as the marine industry evolves in today’s changing world.

Special hotel rates are also being offered at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines Resort from October 14th to the 18th, and attendees are invited to come early and stay late to enjoy the wonderful Southern California weather and amenities overlooking the white sand beaches and blue Pacific Ocean.

The Marine Recreation Association is a professional organization that represents marina owners, operators, and industry professionals located throughout the western United States with additional members in Canada, Mexico, and Australia. Created more than 51 years ago, the MRA actively promotes and represents recreational boating interests while providing educational management and operations seminars, and information for marine industry owners, operators, and staff.

For additional information about the MRA and all of its activities and interests, please contact Mariann Timms by phone at (209) 334-0661 or email at


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