Originally Posted by Rakuflames
I know someone who chose to reef in a bad storm rather than anchor
or take the sails
all the way down and turn on the motor
He sailed with the storm for 4 1/2 hours and when it finally collapsed and died, he was 100 miles from his original position.
Wow, he was reefed and still doing over 20 knots?? I hope it was in the right direction....
Or was the "original position" not related to the start of the 4 1/2 hours?? Or was it 4 1/2 days?