Tips for Beginner Jet Ski Riders

Never jet skied before? You’re in for a treat! It can take a little while to really get the hang of jet skiing, so read on for a few handy tips for beginner jet ski riders. Safety first The first thing you need to do is make sure you’re riding safely. Always wear a life… Read more »

Why Are Family Vacations Important?

Have you been promising your kids that you’ll take them on vacation but have yet to do so? Maybe you’ve been creating excuses as to why you haven’t gone; there is too much work to do or there isn’t enough money. It’s time to stop making excuses because family vacations are more important than you… Read more »

Stay Safe on the Water with These Five Steps

Here at Woody’s Watersports, we always want those who ride our jet skis to have an amazing time out on the water in the safest way possible. Luckily, we can sum up our safety goals with one word: SIPDE. That stands for Scan, Identify, Predict, Decide, and Execute. Let’s dive in! Scan Just like driving… Read more »

Benefits of Soaking Up Some Sun

If you’re renting a jet ski from Woody’s Watersports this spring break, then it’s safe to say that you’re going to be out in the sun a lot. But have no fear: soaking up all of those rays has its benefits—with the right sunscreen protection of at least 30 SPF on, of course. And actually,… Read more »

Make a Splash at the Spring Break Waterfront Festival

Is the stress of your semester finally getting to you? Or maybe your work weeks are starting to feel longer than just five days. It must mean that spring break is almost here! If you haven’t planned your trip yet, why not check out what’s going on at Madeira Beach? The Spring Break Water Festival… Read more »

Valentine’s Day Events in St. Petersburg

Planning a romantic vacation to St. Petersburg for Valentine’s Day? Check out one of these great events in the area that are sure to offer a great time to couples, friends and singles alike. Rapp Brewing Company wants to know: will you Beer My Valentine? Come by the brewery, located at 10930 Endeavor Way, Suite… Read more »

How to Make Sure a Life Jacket Fits Correctly

Everyone knows how important it is to wear a life jacket when out on the open seas. But if it doesn’t fit properly, it won’t be effective. So how can you make sure your life jacket fits correctly? Sizing Life jackets for children are broken down by weight into three categories: infant/toddler (8-30 lbs), child… Read more »

How to Save for a Vacation

Picture this: it’s Monday morning, and you’re at the office, but your mind is miles away. You’re imagining yourself enjoying cool water, warm sand, maybe a spin on a jet ski …. But then reality kicks in. How will you ever afford a vacation like that? We’re here to tell you not to despair! With… Read more »

Why Adventure Should be on Your New Year’s Resolution List

Another year means another chance to start fresh and make positive changes in your life, replacing bad habits or creating plans to get healthy through diet plans or exercise goals. Regardless if you have one or 100 resolutions for 2018, your overarching goal for the New Year is to somehow improve your life. The real… Read more »

Natural Ways to Treat Sunburn

Even though it might be snowing every day in other parts of the country, sunny Florida is still experiencing warm temperatures. If you’re a Floridian, or like to fly south for the winter, then you’re probably engaging in your daily outdoor, summertime activities, like bike rides, walks on the beach, and water sports. Even though… Read more »