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Be Prepared

Be Prepared

April 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

. According to the United States Coast Guard (USCG), nearly 95 percent of all boating incidents happen within three miles of shore.  This means that most recreational boaters are in that zone every time they venture out on the water. On land, help may be minutes away, but on the water, emergency medical treatment could […]

All in Stride, Handicapable Boating

All in Stride, Handicapable Boating

February 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

. Living with any type of disability presents numerous challenges in everyday life, such as being excluded from enjoyable activities like going for a swim or paddling a kayak. Recognizing that, STRIDE was created to help those with handicaps enjoy sports and overcome (emotional and physical) barriers. Mary Ellen Whitney was an adaptive physical education […]

Stay Safe–Learn To Swim

Stay Safe–Learn To Swim

June 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Those of us who spend our days on boats grow comfortable around water. But it is never wise to venture out on a vessel without knowing how to swim; this summer, take advantage of the affordable instruction available all over Long Island.

Swim lessons aren’t only vital for younger children, as the under-15 group