Once known as Hartley18
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Melbourne, Australia
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Re: What's your biggest bonehead move sailing?
Hold y beer, watch this.......as one does an accidental gybe double reefed in 40 some odd knots of wind! OOOPS!
Meh.. A nice clean break. Nothin' some scrap and a few rivets won't fix.
Just lucky no-one got brained by the boom as it was going across..
"Honestly, I don't know why seamen persist in getting wrecked in some of the outlandish places they do, when they can do it in a nice place like Fiji." -- John Caldwell, "Desperate Voyage"