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  • Our social-sphere was buzzing last weekend, surrounding WSIA’s #PassTheHandle Day on Sunday, July 23. Founded by water sport legends Zane Schwenk and Shaun Murray, this project, designed to cultivate first-time […]

    2017 #PassTheHandle Day Grows To New Heights

    Our social-sphere was buzzing last weekend, surrounding WSIA’s #PassTheHandle Day on Sunday, July 23. Founded by water sport legends Zane Schwenk and Shaun Murray, this project, designed to cultivate first-time […]

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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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  • With a worldwide mission to share the towed water sports experience with new participants, the fourth annual #PassTheHandle initiative is scheduled for July 23, 2017 (add to calendar). Four years […]

    #PassTheHandle July 23, 2017: How To Get Involved

    With a worldwide mission to share the towed water sports experience with new participants, the fourth annual #PassTheHandle initiative is scheduled for July 23, 2017 (add to calendar). Four years […]

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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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