SailNet Community - View Single Post - Do you personally get seasick?
View Single Post
post #44 of Old 06-05-2012
SloopJonB
Senior Moment Member
 
SloopJonB's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: West Vancouver B.C.
Posts: 11,598
Thanks: 60
Thanked 72 Times in 69 Posts
Rep Power: 5
 
Re: Do you personally get seasick?

Quote:
Originally Posted by travlineasy View Post
I was seasick for nearly 4 years while in the U.S. Navy serving aboard the Heavy Cruiser U.S.S. Newport News, CA-148. The ship was 760 feet long, round bottomed and in heavy seas rolled verrrrry slowly. Got out of the Navy, fished aboard small boats, mostly under 30 feet, and never again became seasick. Go figure. Gary
From what I understand, slow rolling is far more likely to induce it than choppy motions.

I, myself, personally intend to continue being outspoken and opinionated, intolerant of all fanatics, fools and ignoramuses, deeply suspicious of all those who have "found the answer" and on my bad days, downright rude.
SloopJonB is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome