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Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-18-2012
Replies: 48
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Posted By Rigel III
Re: Which Ocean is the bad boy??

Hope to make it down there some day.

What makes the N. Atlantic unique is the hot water pumped from the gulf stream into those frigid latitudes. Nasty brew. That along with a 3000 mile plus...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-18-2012
Replies: 48
Views: 4,763
Posted By Rigel III
Re: Which Ocean is the bad boy??

Hi Tom,

I too was USN and prior to that a midshipman.

Regularly sailed the North Sea to Bremerhaven, and was surprised at how calm it was. Maybe just lucky. There was a lot of slush ice...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   07-17-2012
Replies: 48
Views: 4,763
Posted By Rigel III
Re: Which Ocean is the bad boy??

Sailed as a professional mariner for well over 20 years and while not experienced with all oceans, have certainly experienced a few.

How about being on watch on a 700' plus container ship, ht of...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   07-17-2012
Replies: 3,429
Views: 922,958
Posted By Rigel III
Re: Sailnet Members from around the world check-in please.

David, Panama.

While I was in college Gary Jobson was the sailing coach.

I'm still kicking myself for not going out for the team.
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