8 Rookie Boating Mistakes to Avoid


When you are new to boating, making simple mistakes is easy. Often, boating mistakes happen because of not paying attention, being in a rush, or a combination of both. Fortunately, most of them result in nothing but a dented ego. However, lacking to follow basic boating safety procedures can end up in fatal consequences. Small open powerboats account for more than half of all Canadian boating-related deaths, followed by canoes. It’s important to be aware of all the safety risks and procedures when operating any type of boat. If you’re a rookie that’s planning to be out on the water [...]