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Skeeter Boat's Fishing 'Heartbeat' Runs Strong at 75 Years

From bow to stern Skeeter has been building fishing boats with purpose and passion.

In pro bass angler Brandon Palaniuk’s mind, Skeeter Boats and fishing are synonymous: “Skeeter Boats is fishing and fishing is Skeeter Boats. It’s 'eat, sleep, fish.' That’s their motto. … The heartbeat of this company is fishing." Celebrating its 75th anniversary this year, Skeeter has become a major influencer in the fishing industry, crafting boats that have changed the way people fish for freshwater and saltwater species.

Built by anglers for anglers, Skeeter fishing boats are purpose-built from bow to stern making them highly regarded by weekend warriors as well as pros like Palaniuk. In the video above, Palaniuk and fellow Skeeter pros Mark Courts and Ryan Rickard talk about the impact Skeeter has had on their careers and wish the company a happy anniversary.

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