2020 has been an interesting year to say the least, with many strange happenings occurring all across the world. And now that it's finally come to the end of the year and the holiday season, many have noticed the evolution of a new decorating trend: a lot of houses started putting up their Christmas decorations right after Halloween this year—and no one’s blaming them for rushing 2020 out the door. It’s one thing to want to bid farewell to this year, though, and quite another to start 2021 off strong. Add in being a boater, and the to-do list grows a bit more—a good problem to have.
Consider this list of five tips your guide to becoming a better boater in 2021.
1. Boat Responsibly Boating responsibly is as much about respecting the Rules of the Road as it is about using common sense. Remain situationally aware, for instance. Don’t throw trash overboard or spill fuel. Equally important, stay sober at the helm.