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September 2011

Capsized boat

Surviving a capsizing

Know what to do to keep yourself and your passengers safe in an emergency.

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Trailer boat

Weather the storm

Both coastal and inland trailer boaters should prepare their rigs for hurricane season with these helpful tips.

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Anchor

Weighing anchor

Follow this anchoring expert’s advice to get your anchor, rode and chain back on board without having to dive for it.

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Yellow and black challenger vest is perfect for cooler weather.

Mastering Marlinespike

Spanish bowline

Frequently featured on demonstration boats for its beauty and complexity, this bowline variant is used in water rescues and to hoist objects in a horizontal position.

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