West Marine Partners with BOTE as Exclusive Retail Partner for BOTE Rover Aero

Watsonville, Calif., — West Marine, the leading resource for cruisers and anglers, is proud to announce that they are BOTE’s official retail partner for the new-to-market BOTE Rover Aero Classic Inflatable Stand-Up Paddleboard/Skiff and is the only retailer offering the BOTE Rover Aero in-store and online outside of BOTE itself.

“West Marine is thrilled to be able to partner with BOTE to offer this high-end exciting product to fishing and paddling enthusiasts,” said Laura Barry, West Marine director of communications. “We are committed to offering the most innovative products to our customers and being the resource to help them live their best life on the water. The BOTE Rover Aero provides another way for us to do just that.”

Designed to be a paddleboard first and a “power board” second, the BOTE Rover Aero is an inflatable stand-up paddleboard that allows you to mount up to a six-horsepower outboard engine. The board is constructed from military grade PVC and uses drop stitch technology, making it durable and well-suited for areas of rough terrain. The generous rocker and flat bottom allow it to ease through various water conditions.

Product specifications include:

·      12 feet 6 inches long

·      40.5 inches wide

·      11 inches thick

·      Average of 63 pounds

·      Maximum capacity of 500 pounds

Included with the BOTE Rover Aero are an AeroGo Rechargeable Pump, moto rac, moto rac receivers, hand pump, rac receivers, adjustable paddles, grab strap, paddle sheath and sandspear sheath.

About West Marine

For more than 50 years, West Marine has been the premier retailer of boating, fishing, sailing and paddling gear. With 244 stores located in 38 states and Puerto Rico and an eCommerce website reaching domestic, international and professional customers, West Marine is recognized as a leading resource for cruisers, sailors, anglers and paddlesports enthusiasts. West Marine associates share the same love for the water as our customers and provide helpful advice on the gear and gadgets they need to be safe and have fun. To learn more about West Marine, please visit the West Marine website at www.westmarine.com.