You’re Invited to Jimmy Johnson’s Atlantic City Championship Fishing Week

20 DAYS until Jimmy Johnson’s Atlantic City Championship Fishing Week! As a proud sponsor, we’d like to invite you to join us for the Release Boatworks Kick-Off Party on Monday, July 12th at the Golden Nugget where we’ll have a mobile cigar lounge at the Release Boatworks & Gamefisherman tent! So far, 69 teams are registered for Jimmy Johnson’s inaugural …

InTheBite Features Release Boatworks First Build, 46′ GOLDFISH

IntheBite Magazine featured our first build, 46′ Release Boatworks GOLDFISH, in their most recent digital distribution. Here’s the story, written by Nichole Osinski. Over a casual lunch on the waterfront at the Palm Beach International Boat Show, Release Boatworks founder Jim Turner was asked what advice he would give to someone wanting to get into the boat building industry. “Lay …

Superyacht Gameboat: The Release Boatworks 55′ Walkaround Flybridge

We’re excited to announce that construction has begun on the first Release Boatworks 55’ Walkaround Flybridge, contracted by Certified Professional Yacht Broker Matthew Stone of International Yacht Company (IYC). “Passion, creativity, and vision,” Stone emphasized. “That’s what Release Boatworks brought to every single call, meeting, and yard visit during this 18-month design period.” Release Boatworks has the intention of building …

2021 Naked Warrior Project Fishing Tournament to Memorialize Navy SEALs and Support Gold Star Families

As Americans, we owe a great debt to the members of our armed forces who dedicate their lives to defend our nation. The Naked Warrior Project works to ensure that we preserve the memory of fallen warriors in the Navy SEAL and SOCOM/JSOC community and raise money to benefit the Gold Star Families. Release Boatworks is proud to sponsor The …

2021 Quest For The Crest Champions: Showtime Fishing Team Wins Second Burgundy Jacket

Photo Credit: Noah Robert of Liquid Film Group Showtime Fishing Team earned a second burgundy jacket and the title as 2021 Quest For The Crest Champions this past weekend, proving once again that hard work and determination yields trophies. After a 13th place finish on Friday’s day one of Final Sail, Captain Nick Carullo lead his team to victory aboard …

Production Update: 42′ Dayboat Flybridge

The production of 42’ Release Dayboat Flybridge “Bobo” is moving along nicely, and is being powered by twin Volvo Penta D11-725s with an inboard joystick and dynamic positioning, thanks to JT Marine Power! The design for this model has been engineered for years and highly anticipated, but hasn’t been finalized until recently. Another collaboration with renowned naval architect Erwin Gerards, …

2021 JJ Fish Week Results & Recap

March 2nd-6th 2021 during Jimmy Johnson’s JJ FISH WEEK, fishing teams across South Florida – Palm Beach, Broward, Miami-Dade & the Keys – hit the waters on their QUEST FOR THE RING & THE GUARANTEED MILLION! 82 teams joined for the ultimate sportfishing experience, which included a 2-day Billfish Championship, featuring a Catch & Release Division hosting 76 teams, and …

IGFA Adopts New Language for Electric Reels

The International Game Fish Association (IGFA) recently announced that it is adopting new language to the organization’s rules pertaining to the use of power-driven reels, most commonly referred to as “electric reels.” These reels have become increasingly popular in recent years, especially within the recreational swordfish fishery. To preface the new language outlined in detail below, the IGFA would like to stress …