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Rule 1. Stay on the boat.

Two Successful Crew Overboard Rescues

From The Annapolis Book of Seamanship

Man Overboard Recovery For Shorthanded Crews
The methods for dealing with Man Overboard emergencies on a short-handed boat require a few modifications from the standard recoveries taught for fully-crewed race boats. The purpose of this note is to highlight those differences in technique and thinking, and to provide references for further skill development by you.
Crew Overboard Insights

Last weekend [October 2015], I was asked to take part in US Sailing’s National Faculty during their annual meeting.

Crew Overboard Recovery while Chartering

Frequently we move some of our safety thinking to the back when on a charter vacation.  Life is good, we are lai