Shipwreck is definitely on the list of “worst case scenarios” for boaters, and even though the probability of it happening to you may be small, it does happen, and it’s best to be prepared.
Each hurricane season brings a threat of strong storms and potential disaster. While we here in Florida were fortunate enough not to have been hit by super storm Sandy last year, many of us may be wondering what we should be doing to prepare our boats for this type of threat in the coming months.
Sailors, particularly those in the 18tha and 19th centuries, were known for being extremely superstitious. Often their tattoos of choice would reflect these superstitions, and were selected with the aim of alleviating their fears of drowning, becoming lost at sea, not receiving a proper burial in the case of death, etc.
If you were lucky enough to reel in a nice redfish or two while you were out fishing this past weekend, try out this simple yet mouth-watering recipe! Assuming you have a grill on board, you can even pull it off right on your boat. Ingredients: Redfish fillets (scales left on) Butter Olive oil Worcestershire…