SailNet Community - View Single Post - Lost at Sea
Thread: Lost at Sea
View Single Post
post #6 of Old 07-21-2009
camaraderie's Avatar
Join Date: May 2002
Location: East Coast
Posts: 13,877
Thanks: 0
Thanked 6 Times in 6 Posts
Rep Power: 18
Quite a tale. Should be must reading for anyone going off shore... so many mistakes yet from an experienced cruisers. Lots of lessons.
Here is one case where the boat WAS falling apart more than the crew. This may also be the reason why Vagabond 42's are not on the Mahina Bluewater Boat lists despite protests that they should be.

Thanks for those links Mel. Sorry for your friends loss but given all the circumstances, abandoning the boat was probably the right decision for him. is tough to get to the story on your blogs for would be helpful if you could post it here or somewhere where it would be more easily accessible.

No longer posting. Reach me by PM!

Last edited by camaraderie; 07-21-2009 at 11:44 AM.
camaraderie is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome