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  • The WSIA encourages you to consider learning more about BoatPAC with regular promotion and also inviting people working in the water sports industry to visit BoatPAC.org to learn more about […]

    Why You Need To Learn More About BoatPAC

    The WSIA encourages you to consider learning more about BoatPAC with regular promotion and also inviting people working in the water sports industry to visit BoatPAC.org to learn more about […]

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  • Have a specific question about boating in your state?  Boating safety contacts for each state are available on individual state pages. Click on your state to find the boating law administrator and others involved in boating safety education, law enforcement, numbering & titling and other boating program areas.

    State Boating Law Administrator contact list

    Have a specific question about boating in your state? Boating safety contacts for each state are available on individual state pages. Click on your state to find the boating law administrator and others involved in boating safety education, law enforcement, numbering & titling and other boating program areas.

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  • Consumer confidence slipped in February, but is still at its highest mark since before the recession, The Conference Board reported. The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index fell from a upwardly […]

    Consumer Confidence Slips In February

    Consumer confidence slipped in February, but is still at its highest mark since before the recession, The Conference Board reported. The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index fell from a upwardly […]

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  • “We’re back. The recreational boating industry is back,” NMMA president Thom Dammrich said at the marine industry breakfast at the Miami International Boat Show.   With growth of new-boat sales […]

    “The Recreational Boating Industry Is Back.”

    “We’re back. The recreational boating industry is back,” NMMA president Thom Dammrich said at the marine industry breakfast at the Miami International Boat Show.   With growth of new-boat sales […]

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  • In 2003, the Water Sports Industry Association (WSIA) founded the Water Sports Foundation (WSF) as the non-profit educational arm of the WSIA. WSF was specifically designed to be the WSIA’s boating safety and education division. WSF has been active in securing non-profit federal grant funds from the U.S. Coast Guard, specifically in the area of public outreach for boating safety according the Coast Guard’s strategic plan.

    Creation of the Water Sports Foundation

    In 2003, the Water Sports Industry Association (WSIA) founded the Water Sports Foundation (WSF) as the non-profit educational arm of the WSIA. WSF was specifically designed to be the WSIA’s boating safety and education division. WSF has been active in securing non-profit federal grant funds from the U.S. Coast Guard, specifically in the area of public outreach for boating safety according the Coast Guard’s strategic plan.

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