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Re: The future of the sailing world. Why are there so few young people cruising??

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Originally Posted by DougSabbag View Post
For whatever value to this open question may I add that there might be a relationship between the increasing obesity of American youth and their hours spent on-line looking at computer screens, vs. the outdoor pursuits / activities like sailing?

How many hours are Americans spending per week on-line?
Subtract those hours from outdoor activities.

There you have it.
Thats just plain governmentspeak

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