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July 3, 2020

Latitude Nation: “Happy 4th of July!”

Happy 4th of July, Nation!

US flag flying on transom
Celebrate, relax, enjoy the break and the (hopefully) great weather.
© 2020 Latitude 38 Media LLC / John

We wish all our readers, and sailors across the country a safe and relaxing weekend. This year more than ever we need to take time out to reflect and relax. So we’re joining the nation in taking a three-day holiday weekend and will be back with our regular ‘Lectronic Latitude on Monday.

Although we’ll be missing the usual parades, barbecues and fireworks, we can certainly enjoy a weekend on the water with our immediate households whether family, friends or both. If you’re sailing today or this weekend, or any time for that matter, take a quick look at this reminder from National Boating Association before you go: The Safe Boating Campaign.

And if you happen to capture a great sailing moment while you’re out there, send your story and photo to editorial@latitude38.com.

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