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Sound Boating Symposium

A US Sailing & US Powerboating Approved

Near Coastal Safety at Sea Seminar

DID YOU KNOW: 95% of boating accidents happen less than 3 miles from shore?

Presented by Landfall, this day-long seminar is designed for local boaters, sailors, and cruisers. The Sound Boating Symposium provides both novice and experienced mariners with the information and skills needed to be safe on coastal waters from Long Island Sound to the Gulf of Maine. Expert instructors include:

To register or for more information visit Mystic Seaport's Events page or call: 860.572.5331


Capt. Henry E. Marx: President, Landfall Navigation, long time US Sailing Seminar presenter
Eleanor Mariani: Director, Boating Division, CT Department of Environmental Protection
Dr. Michael Jacobs: Well-known Sailing Doctor from Martha’s Vineyard
Capt. Mark Bologna: Manager, Landfall Safety Equipment Department
Ralph Naranjo: Marine Journalist and former Vanderstar Chair at the US Naval Academy Steve McGovern: Chairman, Mack Boring & Parts (Marine Engines, Service, and Training) Gary Conte: National Weather Service Meteorologist
Will Keene: President, Edson International, former National Sailing Industry Assn. Board Member

Event Information

Date & Time:
February 6, 2016
8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
The River Room at Latitude 41° Restaurant

Mystic Seaport Member – $125
US Sailing Member – $130
Non-member – $150

Registration fees includes all seminars and demos, plus coffee and a buffet lunch.

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Sound Boating Symposium @ Mystic Seaport
Spring 2017 Date TBD