Jeff Hemmel

Jeff Hemmel writes for boats.com, Boating, PersonalWatercraft.com, and Powersports Business. The former Senior Editor at Watercraft World, Jeff is a multi-time award winner as well as a 2008 inductee into the IJSBA Hall of Fame. His first book, "The Anti-Pirate Potato Cannon...and 101 Other Things For Young Mariners To Try, Do, & Build On the Water," received a bronze medal in the 2010 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards. For more info, visit Jeff Hemmel's website.
What makes a boat seaworthy?
Jeff Hemmel investigates what defines "seaworthy" and key boat traits to consider.
Jet Ski competitor during Jet-ski international cup
Personal watercraft racing mixes speed, sun, surf and sex appeal.
454 Mag Inboard With MerCruiser outdrive
Jeff Hemmel takes a close look at the most popular forms of inboard drive systems.