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re: Yacht Evacuated Off Cape Sable Island (Canada)

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Originally Posted by BubbleheadMd View Post
Why all the consternation about 9 people on a 35 foot boat?
I think the issue is where the boat was with that many people aboard.

A 35' boat would easily take 8-10 for a day sail or maybe a race, but crossing an ocean? I would expect 2 couples or maybe a small family. That many people seems odd.
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