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Cold Water Boating Basics

Cold Water Boating Basics

April 12, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

.  After a winter spent indoors, warmer days entice us onto the water. Though we’re eager to jump aboard, we must never throw caution to the wind. Safe boating is a year-round practice, but there are more precautions to take when water temperatures are chilly. It’ll be awhile before local waters climb above 60 degrees, […]

Look Out Below – And Above – and About!

Look Out Below – And Above – and About!

January 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

When I take young sailors out on the high seas, I usually challenge the group by asking, “If anybody can tell me where it is 50 degrees below zero within 10 miles of our location, I will give them this $20.00 bill.” It isn’t quite Captain Ahab nailing the gold coin to the mast for […]