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Old boating newsgroups (historical only)

Pat created the newsgroup can.rec.boating in May 1998 for Canadian boaters to talk and ask questions. The can.rec.boating Charter/FAQ explains the newsgroup's creation. Although it's no longer used by boaters and is mostly spam, can.rec.boating still exists.
Here is an old list of boating newsgroups and forums:

can - Canada regional groups:
can.rec.boating - boating in Canada
can.rec.boating (read-only)
can.rec.fishing - fishing in Canada
can.rec.fishing (read-only)
ott.rec.sailing - sailing in the Ottawa River
ott.rec.canoe-kayak - canoeing in the Ottawa River
rec - Usenet world-wide:
rec.boats - hobbyists interested in boating
rec.boats.building - boat building, design, restoration, repair
rec.boats.cruising - cruising in boats
rec.boats.electronics - electronics, hardware, software on boats
rec.boats.paddle -  boats with oars, paddles
rec.boats.racing - boat racing
rec.boats.racing.power - speed competition, powered
rec.outdoors.fishing.bass - freshwater bass
rec.outdoors.fishing.saltwater - saltwater fishing
rec.sport.water-polo - water polo
rec.sport.waterski - waterskiing
alt - Usenet world-wide:
alt.great-lakes - the Great Lakes
alt.sailing.boats.crew - crew members on wind-powered boats
alt.sailing.pbsa
alt.sport.jet-ski - personal watercraft
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