Safety is one thing that should be taken into the first priority in the world of sailing.
And thus for this, an open letter has been published for the community of sailing by the US sailing. Here is what is written in the letter.
We hope you people have had a good and enjoyable summer sailing season.
As almost all of are aware, that the sailing community has experienced several tragic incidents in the recent time on the water that have adversely impacted the broader boating community all around the county and across the marine industry.
Everyone at the US Sailing the staff, volunteers and Board of Directors are deeply saddened by these tragedies. Out support and condolence is with the family who has been affected by the accidents that have happened in the past. We will support all communities, who are assessing the accidents, and will work together to prevent such incidents in the future.
At the US Sailing, our commitment to safety is at the top. We want and accept the advance safety in our sport by improving and reviewing the best practices which are in use at the present time in safety procedures, equipment and protocol through advanced education and innovation. Continue reading An Open Letter To Sailing Community From US Sailing