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America's Great Loop Cruisers' Association
(AGLCA)TM is an organization of people who share a sense of adventure and a curiosity about America's Great Loop. Our association's primary purpose is to disseminate information and enhance the overall experience for those learning about, dreaming of, as well as exploring and safely cruising --America's Great Loop. Explore our site! There is much to see!
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Great Loop Radio:  Marine systems expert Steve D'Antonio tells us why we shouldn't go easy on our diesel engines and explains the damage that can happen when running at a light load for extended periods of time on today's podcast at 10 AM eastern.

Loop Segment:  The Mobile Bay to the Keys route segment has been updated in the About the Route section.  Check it out! It includes a sample itinerary with things to see and do, forum postings, podcasts and so much more right at your finger tips.

Great Loop Radio:  Today we will discuss the Erie Canal and its bicentennial celebration with Steven Gosset of the New York Power Authority.  The NYPA assumed ownership of the NY State Canal Corporation, including the Erie Canal, earlier this year.  Listen live at 10 am eastern or on demand at a convenient time for you.

Harbor Host of the Year: Congratulations to Herb Seaton, our new Harbor Host of the Year!  Our heartfelt thanks to Herb for all the support he's given to his fellow Loopers!

Great Loop Radio:  This week we're taking one of the trending threads from the discussion forum and moving it to our podcast.  Jim Healy joins us to discuss AIS today at 10 am eastern or you can listen at another time.

Deadlines Approaching!: March 31 is the last day for members to vote for Harbor Host of the Year.  March 31 is also the deadline for ordering "Class of 2017" T-Shirts.

Spring Rendezvous: New registration option now open!

Great Loop Radio:  Lobbyist Jerry Paul of Capitol Access along with Mike Bodin of the Marine Trawler Owners Association will give us an update on the current status of the bills filed in Florida in regards to boaters' rights to anchor.  Listen live at 10 am eastern today or on demand later.

Great Loop Radio:  Guests this week are 10-year old Lucas Pronk and 7-year-old Marcos Pronk.  The boys will share details of their Great Loop adventure so far and talk about some of their highlights.  We'll also talk about a new program AGLCA is introducing to facilitate the sharing of information among special interest groups like families doing the Loop.  Listen live at 10 am eastern today or on demand later.

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