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Fanatic says, “There’s good boats, there’s great boats and then, there’s a Grady-White boat.”

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Grady Fanatic, Mike Firetti is having a hard time sleeping these days in anticipation of taking ownership of his next Grady-White–a 370 Express. He’s calling this boat his new Grady “1250”. A number that totals the four Grady-White models he’s purchased, which includes a Tournament 275, an Express 330, a Freedom 275 and now the latest, an Express 370.

“It’s not the Destination, It’s the Trip” says Grady Loving Family

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Plenty of people in eastern North Carolina know the Taylor twins and their mischievous ways. Which, by the way, are legendary. Together they’ve made some amazing memories on Grady-White boats. In fact, some of their earliest shenanigans on the Pamlico River centered around a 16-foot Grady-White dual console their father bought them for skiing and duck hunting in the late 1960s. They enjoyed that boat so much that when they would see Eddie Smith, Grady-White CEO, they’d ask, “When are you going to build a larger dual console?” Today, they’re living the dream with family and friends on their 2015 Freedom 335!

Smooth Riding Grady Goes Out for the Win

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Longtime friends and business partners Anthony Williams and Patrick Kranick couldn’t believe their luck when they purchased their dream boat, a Grady-White Canyon 336 named Katessa II! And, it appears their luck has continued as they came in second place the first time they fished the Outboard Division of the Big Rock Blue Marlin tournament this June.

Love for Each Other, Boating and Their Gradys Runs Strong After 25 Years

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When Mike McCain and Debra Freeman started dating in 1994, they didn’t know where their shared love for boating would take them. But after 25 years, a growing family and eight Grady-Whites, their love for boating has expanded into a family affair.

40 Years and 10 Grady-Whites: Joe Besnard's Grady Fanatic Story

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What began as a quest for a safe, strong boat turned into 40 years' worth of Gradys for one Clearwater family. Throughout the years, Joe Besnard has owned 10 Grady-White boats! Here's his story about some of his most memorable purchases and why he's still a Grady fan after 40 years.

Grady Fanatic Joe Borrison Says “Stop Dreaming and Start Cruising” as He Describes his Annual Pilgrimage to the Abacos

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A trip to the Abaco Islands, boating capital of the Bahamas, is a dream vacation. Their turquoise blue waters, protected from the wind and waves by hundreds of islands and a huge reef system, make them the best cruising grounds in the Northern Hemisphere. But Joe Borrison’s dream was to arrive at this boater’s paradise aboard his own boat with his own fishing rods, tackle and diving equipment.

Seven Time Grady-White Fanatic Tim Smith’s 30 Year Love Affair

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Tim Smith, seven-time Grady-White owner, admits, “A couple of times I thought THIS boat will last me a lifetime,” but then he notes, “life changes, and then your boat changes too.”

Swimming, Scuba Diving, Offshore Fishing, Evenings Out and Island Hopping for Prize Lobster–Versatility and Super Quality Steer These Fanatics to Fourth Grady-White

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Scott Anderson and his wife, Sarah, and teenage sons, Luke and Wade, typically spend about 400 hours a year on their boat doing just about everything that you can imagine on the water. Truly, they are living The Grady Life! Their loyal ownership and enthusiastic enjoyment of our boats make them featured Grady-White fanatics.

Fanatics Fuel Florida Fishing Fervor in Fourth Grady-White

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Mark and Robin Sellinger get an A+ on their choice of boats for sure! Their enjoyment of four Gradys over the years to pursue their passion for fishing reminds us all of how the exceptional detail aboard every Grady-White enhances enjoyment–from casual casting to tournament-winning technique. Get to know these fanatics!

Growing Guys and Gals Take Along Their Grady Pals

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Canine Grady fanatic “Tarheel” handles her Grady crew with a firm hand….er, paw…as she gets the family’s third Grady underway for a day on the water. First Mates Lisa and Darrin Cutrell, as well as their human son, Dawson, “snap to” when Tarheel barks commands.

Fishing Fanatic Grady Family Enjoys Life in Paradise

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Cesar Castillo enthusiastically enjoys his second Grady-White, a Canyon 366, and we proudly proclaim Cesar and his family as the August 2018 Grady-White fanatics. He tells it best about the family’s ultimate boating experiences aboard their Grady-White.

Boat Lovers, Dog Lovers, Converts!

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Meet Tom and June Linke, and “Schooner” (the wire-haired fox terrier in charge) aboard their new Freedom 235. Tom says they formerly owned a “Brand X” boat, but once they took a test ride the family was convinced they had to “Get the Grady!”

Love blossoms on a Grady-White!

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David Chappell and his family were assisting Grady-White during a photo shoot in Morehead City in June of 2015. Marketing Vice President Shelley Tubaugh asked if son Ben knew any young ladies of about his age who were boaters, and who might be available to model. Ben knew Sydney Pfaff casually from work at a local restaurant, and asked her if she wanted to participate.

Grady-White Fanatics—The Reedys of Maryland: A Four-Generation Grady Family

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The Reedy family’s “Grady bug” started with Gary’s parents, Bill and June Reedy, and their 1988 Seafarer 22. Bill passed away in 2010, and that first family Grady is now owned by his grandson Nick Reedy and Nick’s wife, Katie.