Strength In Numbers

The BAO is the voice of the boating public and industry in Columbus.  Our membership amplifies our message.  Become a BAO member and lend to the conversations that will create a better boating tomorrow.

Your Membership Matters

Your membership fee supports BAO advocacy of numerous environmental and legislative issues that impact boating in Ohio.

Marine Related Businesses

$ 225

  • Marine related businesses sell or provide a service that is directly tied to the boating lifestyle.  For example shops, and apparel brands, furniture sales.  Anything that supports the boating lifestyle would be considered a Marine Related Business.

Marine Support Businesses

$ 550

  • Marine support businesses provide support services to marine industry members and/or the boating public.  These businesses are engaged in the care and keeping of watercraft, storage, electronics, flooring, dock sales, etc.  These businesses directly support the boats, boat owners, or dealers.

Marine Anchors

$ 1250

  • Marine dealers and brokers actively engaged in the sale of boats, PWC’s, and other watercraft.  Yacht clubs and Marinas would also fit in this category.

Member Benefits

• Subscription to the Boating Association of Ohio's Quarterly Newsletter
• Access to Boating Association of Ohio Member Events
• Promotion & Listing of Your Business on OnTheWaterOhio directory and map