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Re: Run down by a Tug or Barge

Originally Posted by jackdale View Post
I just about got run down in Goletas Channel by a tug and tow that came out the fog behind me while I was under sail.
The Three Bridges Race was going on, not sure if that boat was participating? Really doesn't matter I guess, unless the boat was"racing" and decided to take a chance? : Sailing Anarchy

I too, have been surprised from behind, more than once. Fortunately, we had time to take evassive action. I guess the tendency is to focus on what is in front of you?

Paul T

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