Daily Archives: April 15, 2013

Heaving To

Originally posted on Midori Lantern:
In Sailing, heaving to (to heave to and to be hove to) is a way of slowing a sail boat’s forward progress, as well as fixing the helm and sail positions so that the boat…

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The Survival Float

Originally posted on Midori Lantern:
If you happen to find yourself in the water without a flotation device/life jacket then the best way of floating while in rough, open water is the survival float or the face down float. This…

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