Fishing & Boating News

Bass Cat Eyra Receives Trailer Boats Innovation Award for 2011

by: Gary Gould,

(Dec. 07, 2010 - Mountain Home, AR) Trailer Boats Magazine has Trailer Boats magazine has announced the Winners of its 3rd annual Excellence in Design Awards, a program that defines and recognizes all that is truly outstanding in boat design.

We are pleased to announce the the Bass Cat Eyra has received the award in the Freshwater Fishing Boats category for 2011.

Trailer Boats Excellence in Design Award Winners for 2011 will be featured in the January issue of Trailer Boats, one of Boating Industry's sister publications, which goes on sale Dec. 21. Web coverage going live on the TrailerBoats website in early January.

"We salute all of this year's winners for their courage to invest in new and unique ideas, particularly in these challenging economic times," said Publisher/Editorial Director Jim Hendricks. "It is this kind of risk-taking that the Trailer Boats Excellence in Design Awards program is designed to recognize and reward."

The US magazine said 14 companies took design awards across different boat categories.

The winners include:
Bowriders: Cobalt A-25
Deck Boats: Starcraft Star Step 200 IO
Cruisers & Cuddies: Regal 2550 FasTrac Cuddy
Pontoons: Avalon Ambassador
Sportjets: Sea-Doo 230 SP
Personal Watercraft: Sea-Doo GTI SE 130
Tow Boats: Sport Nautique 200
Freshwater Fishboats: Bass Cat Eyra
Styling: Formula 290 FX4, Princecraft SVX 29 I/O
Boats Under $25,000: Nitro Z-7
Value: Stingray 208LR, Crestliner 1650 Fish Hawk
Editor's Choice: Princecraft Platinum SE 207

The magazine will select its Zenith Award recipient. The winner will be featured on the cover of its March issue.