World On Water Global Sailing News – June 1, 2018:
In this week’s “WoW TV”:
• The 52 Super Series have their Coastal Race.
• The finish of Leg 9 of the Volvo Ocean Race in Cardiff is an all Dutch affair as Brunel beats the “Paint Truck”.
• Dee Caffari in Turn The Tide on Plastic may not be winning on the water but her message is on land as both the UK and the EU are banning single use plastic. Well done Dee – I know that you are not happy with your race position but on land you are killing it so …
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – World On Water Global Sailing News – June 1, 2018, Editor
What every sailor should know how to do:
Don’t head out to sea without knowing what to do when emergencies—both small and large—arise. To achieve this goal, Sailing Magazine details six things every sailor should know how to do.
1. How your life jacket works
Inflatable life jackets are the most common choice for offshore sailors, but because there’s a bit more to them than a traditional foam life jacket, it’s important to know how they work and how to maintain them. Details.