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CMI Performance Experience Deals Four Performance Enthusiasts to Poker Run

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Winner of 2006 Poker Run Photo Contest to gain entry to Poker Runs America 2006 Sarasota Season Finale October 6-7, 2006

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NEENAH, WI -- June 15, 2006 -- Custom Marine Inc (CMI) has announced the launch of a new contest to recognize performance-oriented boaters who participate in and support Poker Run events, which attract thousands of performance boaters from all over the United States and Canada. CMI will showcase the boats and what is under their hatches with the CMI Performance Experience - 2006 Poker Run Photo Contest, which will run from June 15 to August 15, 2006. Winner of the contest will receive a chance to participate in the Poker Runs America 2006 Sarasota Season Finale Poker Run to be held in Sarasota, Fla., October 6-7, 2006, where a purse of more than $10,000 in cash and prizes is at stake. The 2006 Poker Run Photo Contest is open to any boater who would like to showcase his or her powerboat that is rigged to deliver peak performance for the ultimate on-water experience. Boat owners can enter the contest by submitting photos of their boat on-line through the CMI web site at www.custommarine.com. No purchase is necessary to enter the contest.

"We want to say 'thank you' to performance boaters who actively support our industry and participate in the many Poker Run and other events held annually across North America," said Chris Morth, director of marketing and sales at CMI. "The CMI Performance Experience - 2006 Poker Run Photo Contest is a fun way for us to recognize and reward boaters who help to promote the on-water fun and boating camaraderie generated at those events."

Contest Details

To enter the CMI Performance Experience - 2006 Poker Run Photo Contest, boaters are asked to submit a photo of their boat, and a photo of the engine compartment, to Custom Marine Inc Each day, an entry's photos will be selected and posted daily on the CMI web site from midnight to 11:59 p.m. CST the following day. If a contestant's boat appears on the web site, the contestant will be required to contact CMI within 48 hours of the time posted to identify their boat and claim the daily CMI/Poker Runs America clothing prize and one entry in the 2006 Poker Run Photo Contest Grand Prize drawing.

The Grand Prize drawing will be held August 21, 2006 when one contestant will win an entry for the Poker Runs America 2006 Sarasota Season Finale, to be held October 6-7, 2006 in Sarasota, Fla. The winner will receive a prize package valued at approximately $2,000, which includes a Poker Run entry for one boat and four persons, passes for all meals and party functions, and two rooms for two nights at the Sarasota Hyatt Hotel. Additionally, the winner will also be eligible to win more than $10,000 in cash and prizes during the Poker run event.

Additional information about the CMI Performance Experience - 2006 Poker Run Photo Contest is available on-line at www.cusotmmarine.com.

About CMI

Custom Marine is an industry-leading manufacturer and marketer of OEM and aftermarket exhaust headers, exhaust systems and components designed for any recreational and high-performance marine application. CMI's combination of engineering, manufacturing and design excellence allow the company to deliver products that offer the superior quality, performance and stunning good looks every performance-minded boater demands.

Media Contact:

Chris Morth
Custom Marine Inc.
920-720-4225
cmorth@custommarine.com