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  • Chu
    Re: Motorboating Courses
    I wish to start my boat driving intention in the Malaysian Borneo State of Sabah. Seeking advice!
    5 July 2016
  • Bear
    Re: Getting a Boating Licence
    All I can say is this, I was given an inflatable ten foot dinghy with a 2HP outboard from a relative who was too ill to use it. I…
    21 May 2016
  • Turkish
    Re: Getting a Boating Licence
    I got a kayak iam wanting to put a electric outboard 50 lbs do I need another license already got one for kayak
    24 April 2016
  • TommyP
    Re: Getting a Boating Licence
    If you all look at the article here and then at all the posters you can see that it is clearly misleading just like all other sites…
    21 February 2016
  • gesa
    Re: Buoys and Marine Traffic Rules
    I found all the info given by this site very helpful and it will enable me to be a safer and better boater
    19 February 2016
  • Lightfootladtwo
    Re: Getting a Boating Licence
    Never under estimate the power of the seas.
    9 February 2016
  • Lightfootladtwo
    Re: Getting a Boating Licence
    You do not need a license for coastal or open seas but need all other paperwork.
    9 February 2016
  • Michi
    Re: Motorboating Courses
    Hi, my partner is Italian and he owns a boat in Italy. Also he has a licence which he completed in Italy. I wish to have a chance to be in…
    17 January 2016
  • Andymagrini
    Re: Getting a Boating Licence
    Hello, as an italian citizen but resident in the Uk and sailing in the med, I am subject to Uk law. The italian authorities suggest…
    12 January 2016
  • SailingAndBoating
    Re: Getting a Boating Licence
    MonicaB - Your Question:I have recently purchase a Clinker 12 foot sailing dinghy, which I will keep at home, and hope to use on the…
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