Making or Breaking a First Mate

"Being prepared as a first mate is of great benefit to both partners. Knowing that you will be able to handle the boat on your own in case of emergency can make cruising more enjoyable—the first mate knows she will be able to handle the boat in case of emergency, and the skipper knows she knows."

 (Submitted by Noel Fri Apr 9, 2004 )


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