Originally Posted by smackdaddy
Holy crap! That is some seriously scary stuff. I've been in 50 knots once - in a squall while still at the slip. The wind alone scared the pants off me. Take the slip away, add mountains of water to that...I'd be crying like a school girl...regardless of the boat.
We were in a 46', not 27' and; No you would keep it together if you had to, just like the rest of us! I would be out of my comfort zone lead climbing anything I couldn't see over! After all, your married with kids. You can handle pain! Just please keep your dacks on!! Thats the scary comment.