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How Do You Go About Determining The Safety of Yourself and Crew With An Unknown Captain?

I'm new on float plan. I've not sailed with folks I don't know so this is new for me. How do you go about determining the safety of yoursel…

Started by Ned YelligLatest Reply

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Arriving to a Caribbean Island by plane - leaving by private boat. What about the Visas??

Hello together! We want to join a boat in our trip through the Caribbean, and continue traveling from island to island by boat. We are wond…

Started by Nadine Reuter

5 Mar 29
Reply by Gordon Dove

How Do You Go About Determining The Safety of Yourself and Crew With An Unknown Captain?

I'm new on float plan. I've not sailed with folks I don't know so this is new for me. How do you go about determining the safety of yoursel…

Started by Ned Yellig

23 Feb 26
Reply by JOSEPH STEPHENS

Interest in a Community-Owned Boatyard in La Paz, BCS Mexico?

Greetings fellow sailors. I am curious to know if the broader sailing community would have an interest in or thoughts on a community-owne…

Started by Michael Wolf

2 Dec 8, 2016
Reply by Michael Wolf

Mast Bending - What is the Correct Shroud Tension?

It was an interesting weekend for the group I share a small sail boat with on Lake Travis. I was not on the boat, but the group took her ou…

Started by Andrew Sanderson

1 Nov 29, 2016
Reply by Michael Wolf

What sports equipment do you have/use onboard?

I am working on the new website and i would like to create a check list of sports equipment normally found on a sail yacht. Here is my star…

Started by Float Plan

0 Sep 25, 2015

Sailed across the Atlantic? I'm doing some research. Want to help?

Hello Captains & Crew!Thank you for taking your time to check this out!  I'm Suz, big oceanlover and I recently came back from a (hitch…

Started by Suzanne van der Veeken

0 Aug 5, 2015

Will a 41 year old deckhand get hired?

Anyone out there I was wondering as a 41 year old male is starting completely new in this industry as a deckhand reasonable? Will I get hir…

Started by RickyRed

0 Feb 15, 2015

Total Newbie getting Started. Where to start?

Basically what the title says. I'm new, have pretty much nothing in the way of material possessions.  I want to sail.  I would love to make…

Started by John Holt

0 Jan 10, 2015

Crossing the Atlantic- a question.

Hey guys how are you? :) as the date of the "ARC" is getting closer i have started to look for boats to join to in order to cross the atlan…

Started by Itay Albo

0 Nov 1, 2014

Get Your Story Told on International News

I am a photojournalist with CNN and seeking to do a story about boat/ship owners who use this forum to find a crew. Your story will be told…

Started by Jerry Nelson

3 Aug 15, 2014
Reply by Philip Maise

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