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Master the Art of Docking Line Lingo

Make docking easier with these tips on docking line lingo from Captain John of www.skippertips.com. How big a role does clear communication play in docking a boat? It’s everything! Unless your sailing crew understands basic line handling terms, docking at … Continue reading

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Essential Offshore Gear: Why SSB?

The following is an excerpt from Daniel Collins’ Tech Talk column in the April issue of BWS. Pick up the issue on newsstands for much more on this topic. The astute reader may be wondering what is so useful about … Continue reading

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Weather4Sailors & North U to Offer Webinars on Communications and Weather

Weather4Sailors.com has teamed up with North U to offer a series of webinars this spring. The first webinar entitled Onboard Communcications & Reading and Interpreting Weather Data will take place in a two part series of three hour sessions in … Continue reading

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