Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Calgary, AB, Canada
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If it were me, I'd be wearing the PFD and tethered whenever on deck, not just when leaving the cockpit. Crew overboard at night is deadly.
Good luck and have fun!
That is in my standing orders.
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As I sail, I praise God, and care not. (Luke Foxe)