"Any damn fool can navigate the world sober. It takes a really good sailor to do it drunk." - Sir Francis Chichester when asked why he carried so much alcohol on his solo sail around the world.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

How to Tie a Bowline Knot in the Dark on a Sailboat – Three Ways

Faster and Safer Ways to Tie a Bowline Knot

You probably already know how to tie a bowline, but do you know how to do it fast and reliably, and in the dark?
Check out these foolproof ways to tie a bowline in the dark for three different needs on a sailboat.  Once you practice and learn these methods, muscle memory will take over when you need it to. You will be able to concentrate on the situation at hand, and not on unseen “rabbits, trees and holes.”

I've also put this video in "INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEOS" (found under "PAGES" on the right) for future reference.