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Legendary boat brings author, David Kunz and  modeler Greg Ricer together in Clayton at the Antique Boat Show after two years.

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David Kunz, has written a book about boat life in the Thousand Islands and a second book about Pardon Me

 CYC Activities Summer 2022

Concert on the Rocks July 3, 2022 Wyanoke Island

Devon Faith English & Carlton Colby 

 

 

CYC Cocktail Hour July 2 Hosted by Dan and Donna Conroy  

 

CYC Triathlon July 7

 Thursday July 14th, 2nd annual CYC fishing derby

 

 

Hydroplane and Classic Car show July 16

CYC Tennis Tournament – July 23

 

 

Thousand Islands Cup – Aug 13

Regulations of Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River

Safe Boating & Personal Watercraft

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Motorboat & Jet Ski Regulations

NY Jet Ski Regulations

Jet skis are considered personal watercraft (PWC) vessels. As of January 1, 2005, you must have a boating safety certificate and be at least 14 years of age or older to operate a personal watercraft. To get your certification to operate a PWC, you’ll need to take written exams on applicable regulations as part of the Boating Safety Education Course. 

Under a new law, known as Brianna’s Law, ALL Motor boat operators: 

  • Born on or after Jan. 1, 1993 will need a boating safety certificate beginning in 2020.
  • Born on or after Jan. 1, 1988 will need a boating safety certificate beginning in 2022.
  • Born on or after Jan. 1, 1983 will need a boating safety certificate beginning in 2023.
  • Born on or after Jan. 1, 1978 will need a boating safety certificate beginning in 2024.
  • All motor boat operators regardless of age will need this certificate beginning in 2025.

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Mama and her 10 little ducklings

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