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post #118 of Old 07-09-2013
JonEisberg
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Re: Sailboat perishes off Hatteras, USCG rescues crew

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Originally Posted by rgscpat View Post
The Pacific Eco Passage catamaran had been sailed from San Francisco (Alameda Island) to Ensenada, which would have been a shakedown cruise for many -- but it seems perhaps to have not been enough shaking compared to what was dealt out further offshore.
Thanks, I'd missed that part...

Sounds like they had an extraordinarily tame trip down the coast, a motor job virtually the entire way, harbor-hopping in company with other boats, featuring only one overnight passage...

Not many people get a view of Point Conception in conditions this placid...


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