Ahoy there! We know that you are driven by passion and we know it is hard during these times to stay away. Most of us dream of being allowed to get back on the water but for others, this is still a valid option.
So the question we are trying to answer is: should we use our boats during this period or not?
The simple answer is: it depends.
First of all, it all depends on the situation in your country. In some countries these activities are still allowed while in others there is a full lockdown in place meaning only essential activities are permitted such as going for grocery shopping.
If you are in a country where these activities are still permitted and only social distancing is the norm then you are one of the lucky ones. You can still go boating but with some simple to follow rules you can still keep yourself and everyone else safe. A boat is a very small and closed environment and you know very well that this creates perfect conditions for transmitting viruses.
Here are some basic rules we consider important for social distancing that apply to boaters: