Sunfish Assisted Capsize Recovery

Alan47

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At North Shore Yacht Club (on L Michigan in Highland Park, IL) we have developed techniques that enable a buddy sailing in another Sunfish to come to the aid of a capsized Sunfish sailor in recovering the daggerboard (in case it slipped down), righting the turtled boat, and re-boarding the boat.
The techniques are described in a video Sunfish Assisted Capsize Recovery and an article Assisted Capsize Recovery of Sunfish Sailboat. I hope you find this useful!
 

andyatos

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At North Shore Yacht Club (on L Michigan in Highland Park, IL) we have developed techniques that enable a buddy sailing in another Sunfish to come to the aid of a capsized Sunfish sailor in recovering the daggerboard (in case it slipped down), righting the turtled boat, and re-boarding the boat.
The techniques are described in a video Sunfish Assisted Capsize Recovery and an article Assisted Capsize Recovery of Sunfish Sailboat. I hope you find this useful!
Great video!

- Andy
 
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