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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:  What color is your engine oil?  Join us as Captains Chris and Alyse Caldwell of Captain Chris Yacht Services tell you what to look for to determine if your fuel and oil are contaminated.  We'll include causes and cures for several common engine oil and transmission fluid problems. 

This episode will happen live at 10:00 a.m. eastern tomorrow, February 24.  Call (877) 497-1815 with your questions for Captain Chris and we'll answer them during the show!

Great Loop Radio:  Loopers will be heading up the Atlantic Intracoastal soon as they migrate north.  Join us at 10 AM eastern as Brad Pickel, Director of the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway Association, gives us current information on the status of the Waterway after Hurricane Matthew and how changes in Washington will effect the waterway.

Great Loop Radio:  Today's podcast at 10 AM eastern will provide a status update on the Dismal Swamp Canal which is currently closed due to damage sustained during Hurricane Matthew.  Our guest is Donna Stewart, the director of the Dismal Swamp Welcome Center.

Great Loop Radio:  Linus Wilson, author of Slow Boat to the Bahamas, is our guest on this week's episode. Linus shares information on weather, anchoring, and other details on his trip from New Orleans to the Bahamas.  This is a delayed episode that will air tomorrow, February 4 at 10am.

Harbor Host of the Year:  Harbor Host of the Year finalists have been announced.  Read why they were nominated and cast your vote.  The voting deadline is March 31, 2017.

Great Loop Radio: 
Capts. Chris & Alyse Caldwell of Captain Chris Yacht Services will join us to discuss types of dinghies, outboard engines, required safety equipment, and where to stow your dinghy.  Join live at 10 am eastern or listen on demand later.

Looper Lifestyle Seminar - Chicago: Registration is now open for the seminar happening in Chicago March 24th & 25th!

Boaters' Rights Lobbyist Fund:  AGLCA is now accepting donations to the boating industry's fund to fight upcoming anti-anchoring legislation.  As you make your decision on whether and how much to contribute, please keep in mind how much you save in dockage fees by anchoring for just one night.

Great Loop Radio:  Catch this morning's podcast at 10 AM eastern or listen later when Kim Russo and Janice Kromer discuss what's new with AGLCA.






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