New resource guide for recreational boating skills instructors:
Washington, DC (March 8, 2018) – The U.S. Coast Guard’s National On-Water Standards (NOWS) Program grant management team and American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC) have announced the publication of an American National Standard for the on-the-water instruction for beginner-level recreational boating operators. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – New resource guide for recreational boating skills instructors, Editor
Video Highlights: Ice and Snow Sailing World Championships 2018:
The World Ice and Snow Sailing Association [WISSA] Ice and Snow Sailing World Championships is the longest running international competition in the sport of windsurfing – ironic given that windsurfing is a water sport.
The WISSA mission is to provide an international racing venue for the three classes:
• Open Class: Any sled powered by a windsurfing rig
• Hand Held: Any hand held sail such as kite wing or skate sail
• Kite Class: All sails tethered with lines
Fourteen countries competed in the 2018 Ice & Snow Sailing World Championship held February 26 to March 3 in Lahti, Finland….
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Video Highlights: Ice and Snow Sailing World Championships 2018, Editor