Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Make Summer Better in Winter

Make Summer Better in Winter

January 1, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

  Boating season is in the future, so what can you possibly do to make it more fun now? Plenty! No matter how comfortable you feel on a boat, it is never smart to head out without knowing how to swim. We don’t mean practicing the doggie paddle in the hot tub — every kid […]

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

September 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Dear Editor: The summer has flown by, but you know the warm weather will continue to give us more opportunities to enjoy ourselves outdoors. Many of those will be places in and around the water, so it’s a good time to refresh ourselves on the importance of “Know Before You Go.” See our infographics here:  […]

Swim lessons for All

Swim lessons for All

May 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Think swim lessons are only for infants being taught how to float on their backs or toddlers splashing into a pool with the guidance of a swim instructor?  If you’re an adult who cannot swim, it’s an important water safety and life-saving skill. Danny Kurinskas, aquatic supervisor at the Sid Jacobson Y JCC (sjjcc.org), cautions, […]

Swimming Towards Important Life Skills

Swimming Towards Important Life Skills

November 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

It’s a scene straight out of a nightmare — one moment, you’re in your home, at the beach, on a boat, and then the next, you’re in the water — and you don’t know how to swim. However, one person’s bad dream is another person’s reality when hurricane-propelled waters flood a home, a rogue wave […]

Stay Safe–Learn To Swim

Stay Safe–Learn To Swim

June 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Those of us who spend our days on boats grow comfortable around water. But it is never wise to venture out on a vessel without knowing how to swim; this summer, take advantage of the affordable instruction available all over Long Island.

Swim lessons aren’t only vital for younger children, as the under-15 group

Parent Safety Tips

Parent Safety Tips

January 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Parent Safety Tips when travelling with Kids on boats or PWC.