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America's Great Loop Cruisers' Association
(AGLCA)TM is an organization of people who share a sense of adventure and a curiosity about America's Great Loop. Our association's primary purpose is to disseminate information and enhance the overall experience for those learning about, dreaming of, as well as exploring and safely cruising --America's Great Loop. Explore our site! There is much to see!
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Great Loop Radio:  Catch this morning's podcast at 10 AM eastern or listen later when Kim Russo and Janice Kromer discuss what's new with AGLCA.

Great Loop Radio:  This week's episode gives details on the upcoming "Looper-palooza" events being held January 20-21, 2017 in Fort Myers, Florida.  Our guest is Robert Creech who is presenting at two of the three tracks during the event, and attending the third as a participant.  Listen live on Friday, Dec. 23 at 10 am eastern or listen on demand at a later time.

Great Loop Radio: Join today's podcast at 10 am eastern as we talk with Kate Payne and Tom DeBacco about their Great Loop Adventure.  Find out how these two 30-somethings were able to leave work behind and do the Great Loop long before retirement.
Great Loop Radio:  Today's podcast is discussing engine room fire suppression systems with AGLCA members Blair Bugher and Curt Corda.  Blair will talk about some of the features and technical information about these systems, and Curt will share his personal experiences with an engine room fire.  Podcasts are also available on-demand.
Great Loop Radio:  Are you confident in your maintenance skills? Do it yourself maintenance aboard your boat can make the difference between cruising or waiting for the repairs to be completed while you are stuck at the dock. Captains Chris and Alyse Caldwell of Captain Chris Yacht Services share details about the systems you have aboard your boat and teach you which ones you can maintain yourself on today's podcast.
Cost of Looping Estimator: The Cost of Looping Estimator available to our members now has search capabilities.  Search based on the type of boat or cruising preferences to see what others spent to do the Great Loop. Find it in the Member Resources area.
Great Loop Radio:  If you have the Great Loop on your bucket list but you or your mate need some help getting started then listen as Captains Chris and Alyse Caldwell of Captain Chris Yacht Services talk about cruising FUNdamentals! Listen Friday at 10 am eastern or listen on demand at another time.
Great Loop App: The AGLCA App is now available in the Apple and Android app stores. The App enables you to find other Loopers nearby. Click here for instructions.
Great Loop Radio:  Gold Looper Tom Ray shares details of his most recent boating adventure, a cruise down the Lower Mississippi River. Listen live today at 10 AM eastern.
Harbor Host of the Year: We are now accepting nominations for the True North Harbor Host of the Year award. Nominate a Harbor Host now.


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