Disabled Powerboating Trust given strong support by the industry
A new charity set up to assist disabled motorboaters get on the water was launched at the Tullett Prebon London Boat Show.
In his speech, Holt encouraged individuals and companies both in and beyond the marine industry to get involved. He revealed that, although there are many sailing charities for people with disabilities, this will be the first to help disabled motorboating enthusiasts.
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The charity will raise money from individual and corporate donors, identify providers of suitable craft, make grants and provide information to those with disabilities who wish to access the water under power.