Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Calgary, AB, Canada
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Did you set your anchor or just drop it?
Set your anchor by slowly powering up in reverse; take bearings to ensure your are not moving backwards, grip the anchor rode forward of the bow roller and fell for vibrations that would indicate the anchor is not set.
ISPA Yachtmaster Ocean Instructor Evaluator
Sail Canada Advanced Cruising Instructor
IYT Yachtmaster Coastal Instructor
ASA 201, 203, 204, 205, 206, 214
As I sail, I praise God, and care not. (Luke Foxe)