One of our more creative readers suggested we create a little friendly competition regarding the Boater Education Class. Here’s what we will do: ┬áthe first group of 10 adults that completes a NASBLA certified Boater Education Class since June 2012 or forward and submits the individual names of their group members along with a copy of their certificates will be recognized in an upcoming Lake Lanier Association newsletter and will also receive a prize package from the LLA. The groups can be broadly defined — homeowners in a neighborhood or cove, slip owners at a particular marina dock, sailing club, fishing club, bridge club, tennis team, employees of a local business, etc. Send your group details and the certificates to