Going Up the Mast—Part 1

Matt brings his professional engineer’s understanding of forces and his construction site fall-arrest training to bear on one of the most potentially dangerous tasks we sailors are called upon to do.

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An Amazing Salvage

There has been a huge amount of internet coverage of the tragedy south of Nova Scotia in which Volker-Karl Frank and Annamarie Auer-Frank were fatally injured on the CNB 66 “Escape”.

Here’s the story of the boat’s safe recovery by a crew from Nova Scotia.