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Newport, RI 02840 United States
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Boating Safety Seminar- Newport Yacht Club

February 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a FREE Boating Safety Seminar on Tuesday, February 13th from 6 PM to 8 PM at The Newport Yacht Club in Newport, RI, presented by The Better Bay Alliance. Whether you’re a seasoned sailor or a beginner, this event is perfect for anyone looking to enhance their boating knowledge and skills. Our expert speakers will cover a wide range of topics, including safe navigation, emergency procedures, and life-saving techniques.

In addition, there will be a demonstration of LIVE CHART, which is a (free) interactive Google Map of RI waters. Through a clear chart-like view of all boating activities on RI waters, LIVE CHART enhances safety through its use by allowing all boaters, including those in paddle sports, to plan a safe day of boating activities.

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from the best in the industry and ensure your boating adventures are safe and enjoyable. See you there!

Free pre-registration required here: www.eventbrite.com/e/boating-safety-seminar-newport-yacht-club-tickets-784708031847

Who we are:

The Better Bay Alliance was formed shortly after a fatal boating accident on August 11, 2019 by a group of concerned boaters with a broad background of boating experience.

Board of Directors

Dave Lussier

Vice Presidents
Steve Prime Michael Keyworth

Jay Hansen

Mollie Frazer Williams

Board Members at Large
Tim Kohl, Jeff Hammond, Steve Tartaglino

Upcoming Seminars

2024 Confirmed Dates

*Subject to change

Weds., Jan. 17; 6-8 pm Wickford YC

Weds., Jan. 31; 6-8 pm Sail Newport

Tues., Feb 13; 6-8 pm Newport YC 👈

Weds., March 6; 6-8 pm Innovate Newport

Weds., March 20; 6-8 pm East Greenwich YC

Weds., April 17; 6-8 pm Bristol YC

Weds., May 1; 6 PM Innovate Newport

*Registration Links can be found on the BBA website in January 2024.