Posted by: svwindward | 2015-07-03

Rafting up: tie your sailboat down, sport

You may have heard about the mad fun folks had rafting up for the Sailstice. Want to do it yourself? Let’s ignore the tricky “securing the fleet to shore or anchor” thing for now.  The first step is leaving the dock.  The second step is knowing how to secure your boat to an adjacent boat using 4 lines and a couple of fenders.  Is an annotated picture worth 1087 words?  Let’s see:


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