Force Ten – Storm Strategies

Class details:

Available Sessions* Location Instructor
Saturday, January 11, 8:00 am Room S404A John Kretschmer

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Class description:

Learn about the unique nature of storms at sea and how to prepare for heavy weather while underway. Topics covered include vital equipment and other items related to storm preparedness, crew moral and leadership, active and passive storm tactics, setting drogues and sea anchors and survival conditions. Renowned offshore sailor John Kretschmer will also share lessons learned firsthand from a Force 9 storm this past November and three storm stories from aboard three different boats—a Hylas 46, Kaufman 47, and a Contessa 32.