High winds, broken mast, 9 year old boy, capsized by rescue ship....The makings of a heck of a story.
I generally do not trust huff post for fact checking, ect.
But this sounded like a very scary event.
After searching the form and not finding an answer, I decided to ask.
I am taking sailing lessons (Lake Murray), and I am in preperations for buying a boat in the future.
I am looking at purchasing a Mustang PFD that will suit my needs on ebay for a good price (best that i've found anyway)...
I am going to register for the Basic Keelboat cert at either Lanier Sailing Academy on Lake Murray, or Charleston Sailing School.
Pros vs Cons:
Lake Murray is 15 min away, and Charleston is 1.5 hrs.
Charleston's course is 16 hours over 2 days. ($550)
Lanier's course is 24 hours over 3 days...
We recently move to the Columbia, SC area. I am looking for some Mac X/M owners in this area for friendly conversation and advise.
I have been lurking about this site for many months now, and reading up and learning about everything I can. I am a previous power boat owner with limited...
I am new to your site, and have spent hours reading posts and learning about sailing. I am very impressed with how friendly and helpfull peope are here. :)
I have never sailed on my own, and my last experience was 25 years ago, but having talked it over with the boss (wife), we would like to...