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Press Release - It's NOT TOO LATE!

Press Release - It's NOT TOO LATE!










Register Today for the

51st Annual MRA Educational Conference

and Trade Show

REGISTER NOW for the 2023 Marine Recreation Association (MRA)

Annual Educational Conference & Trade Show

The perfect opportunity to meet and network with other

marine industry professionals and discover new strategies

to enhance your business operations and results!

This year's Educational Conference and Trade Show themed, Acknowledgment and Appreciation, is scheduled for October 16 - 18 at the beautiful Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines Resort in La Jolla, CA, overlooking the blue Pacific Ocean just twelve miles from the classic restaurants and entertainment of the Gaslamp Quarter in San Diego.

The Conference will kick off on Monday, October 16th with two special events during the day, and a Welcome Reception for all attendees and guests that evening:

The 28th Annual MRA Golf Tournament will play at the Morgan Run Club & Resort in Rancho Santa Fe with a shotgun start at 7:30 am, allowing participants to also take part in the afternoon Electric Boat Sea Trials.

• Later in the day, the Electric Boat Sea Trials will be held at Safe Harbor Sunroad Marina in San Diego Bay giving participants an opportunity to experience this emerging technology first-hand and learn more about the myriad of opportunities and potential challenges facing the marine industry.

• The Conference Welcome Reception will be held Monday evening in the Conference Trade Show pavilion at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines conference center. Trade Show exhibits will be set up and the evening is always a wonderful opportunity for attendees to meet and mingle in an informal and fun atmosphere.

Regular Conference sessions will start early Tuesday morning with breakfast in the Trade Show pavilion, the President’s Welcome, and Keynote speaker, followed by two days of educational seminars and roundtable discussions covering a broad range of marine industry management, operations, and marketing concerns.

The Marine Trade Show will feature 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 rapidly changing world.

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

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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 August 30, 2023