Be Prepared ?
Get this ....
you ever doubted that you should wear a personal locator beacon (PLB) while sailing and prepare adequately when solo, here is the latest evidence, in the form of a sailor's life that would surely have been lost without perfect preparation. It might have happened in the Irish Sea, but no matter where we sail the lesson is there to remind us that 'it could have been me'.
read on ....
Sail-World.com : 'Perfect preparation' with PLB saves life of solo MOB
Great site is Sail-World.
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