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What causes boaters to curse like a sailor

As the temperatures heat up so does boating season. And whether you like to cruise around the lake, bay, gulf, or go big on the ocean there is one thing all boaters have in common—a love of the water.

But that’s not all! Progressive Insurance conducted a survey to discover what else boaters share in common and the results are both funny and surprising.

Most people hit the water for fun, 78 percent in fact report boating as a recreational activity. Even when it’s all in good fun, mishaps on the water still happen.

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Learn more interesting findings and stats from the boating survey.

*Data from a nationwide survey of 1,994 boaters, conducted June 2018.