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Don’t Do What I Did

Don’t Do What I Did

April 5, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

In my experience, there’s nothing more frustrating than having something go wrong that causes you to lose control of your vessel while underway. Running aground, engine failure, mechanical issues, or simply running out of fuel makes it impossible to continue or return to port. You’re stuck, but it’s more than an irritation. When you’re out […]

Going Aground

Going Aground

June 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Crunch! You have just run aground. You feel embarrassed to do so in view of your family and friends, and your ego is dinged. Welcome to the club — you’re not really a true boater until you have experienced a scraping. What distinguishes an old salt from a newbie is what you do to minimize […]