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You are looking at a preview of what’s in the timed New York Boat Ed Course. Feel free to look around, but you’ll need to register to begin progress toward getting your New York State Boating Safety Certificate.

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A regatta of sailboats

Permits for events on state-controlled waters are required and granted through the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation by applying at least 30 days prior to the event. If the event is to be held on federally controlled waters, a permit from the U.S. Coast Guard is required.