SailNet Community - View Single Post - Your experiences with a baby and a boat
View Single Post
  #6  
Old 02-17-2011
ccollins0601 ccollins0601 is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Needham, MA
Posts: 48
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
ccollins0601 is on a distinguished road
I have 1 year old twin boys who were out on our 27 foot sailboat starting at 5 months. Like other posters noted, they spent most of the time in their infant seats and though our sails were shorter than they used to be it generally worked out quite well.

We always go out with at least three adults (usually me my wife and a grandparent) so there is one person for each kid and one for the boat. I'm a bit more nervous about the coming sailing season because of the toddler factor, as noted by Faster. The kids don't sit still any more (ever!).
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook