Discover the latest tips and tricks for life on the water.
3 Essential Boat Knots

Mark from MISSION covers three essential knots that all boaters should know. These three essential boat knots will help make a day on the water easy and comfortable.

There are hundreds of knot options for very specific purposes, but the Cleat Hitch Knot, the Clove Hitch Knot and the Bowline Knot are truly the best basic boating knots to get you through your day (and make you look like a pro!) on the water.

From Pencil to Production: RONIN PWC Fender
From pencil to production. Tracing the line to product realization is not always so…straight. Read the story behind our RONIN PWC fender.
Beyond The Garage: Building An Idea-Driven Company
As an emerging force in the marine and boating sector, MISSION has always aimed to disrupt the industry by unveiling new products at every turn.
How to Tie-Up with Other Boats: Rafting Up 101
Rafting up (aka "raft up" or “tie-up”) is a term used to describe multiple boats tied together. Learn how to confidently tie-up with other boats here.
How to Choose the Right Boat Fenders and Bumpers
Boat fenders and bumpers provide protection between your boat and a dock. Learn how to select the right size and type of fenders and bumpers to protect your boat.
Behind the Scenes with JayByrd Films & Ben Groen | Epic Barefoot Shoot
Go behind the scenes with legendary drone pilot JayByrd Films (Jay Christensen) and World Champion Barefoot Water Skier Ben Groen on this epic over-the-water FPV drone shoot for MISSION Boat Gear.
Tips and Tricks to Learn How to Wakesurf
If you're looking to learn how to wakesurf, we've got you covered. Check out our tips and tricks to make getting up on the board and carving the wave easy and fun.
3 Essential Boat Knots | Learn to Tie
Mark from MISSION covers three essential knots that all boaters should know. These three essential boat knots will help make a day on the water easy, comfortable – and make you look like a pro!
Paddlemoms | Ep 3
It’s Wednesday night, which means one thing: it’s Paddle Night. Jill, Michelle, and Judy have made it a point (for the past 7 years!) to carve out one night a week for themselves. No work, no kids, no husbands and no phones. They’ve found that when it’s just them and the water, that’s where the best conversations take place.



Finding Time with Brogan Graham | Ep 2

Like so many of us, Brogan feels “busy” all the time. And with that feeling can comes a high degree of stress. Managing work and being on the road, while also trying to make the most out of being at home and being present, ain’t easy.

How to Get a Great Wakesurf Wave
To make sure your waves don’t fall flat this summer, we’ve put together a guide on the four elements that can make (or break) a surf wave. Ready to ride some killer waves? Let’s get started.
Your Guide to Stand-Up Paddle Boarding

Paddle boarding is a great way to get in a killer core workout and have fun with friends all while getting a gnarly view of the horizon. Let's dive into some SUP basics! 

How Do Wake Shapers Actually Work On Inboard Boats
Check out this 3-minute video from co-founder Kris Clover of MISSION Boat Gear and learn how wake shapers work on an inboard boat.
Behind the Scenes with Jaybyrd Films – MISSION FPV Drone Shoot
Go behind the scene on MISSION's FPV drone shoot with Jay Christensen of JayByrd Films.
The Ultimate Wakesurfer's Trip to Turks and Caicos | Travel Guide
What better place to test out and photograph our new 2021 products than the beautiful islands of Turks and Caicos? We were lucky enough to partner with our friends at Wake to Wake Watersports to put our MISSION gear to the test on that iconic turquoise water.
A Beginner’s Guide to Stand Up Paddle Boarding
The ease of getting started in the sport of Stand Up Paddle Boarding (SUP) continues to attract newcomers, and the fun keeps them coming back. Here are a couple of pointers that can help make the most of your first experience on a SUP.
What the Best Boat Safety Pros Do (and You Should Too)
Learn the basics of boat safety so you can enjoy a fun day on the water and keep everyone safe even when the unexpected pops in for a visit.
Is Boat Etiquette a Thing? Yes. Here's What You Need to Know

Every time we hit the water, we’re there to have a good time. But whether we’re wake surfing, fishing, or just cruising, boating is all about having fun – it’s our responsibility to respect other people, wildlife, and the environment. If you’re new to boating or just need a refresher, here are a few things to keep in mind the next time you’re out on the water.

Your Checklist | Mid-Season Boat Tune-up
Unlike the actual boating season, boating maintenance is a non-stop adventure and the time you spend staying on top of the routine will be returned as more time on the water later. Here’s a quick rundown of the mid-season maintenance items that every boat owner should add to their to-do list.
Teaching Someone How To Wakesurf | Step-by-Step
Help your friends and family learn the basics of wakesurfing so they can have a fun day on the water and experience the thrill of surfing an endless wave.
4th of July Boating Essentials

America’s birthday is also one of the biggest boating days/weekends of the year, and the festivities come with a little added pressure to have a good time. So if make sure you're stocked up on the essentials to avoid an unscheduled trip to shore.

What Makes MISSION Wakesurf Boards Different?
We created the MISSION wakesurf board line to give people access to legitimate surf platforms without asking them to fork over an entire paycheck. There’s no such thing as a one-size-fits-all board, so we launched four distinct boards that appeal to different surf styles and skill levels.