Frostbiting Rules To Live By
From Sailing Scuttlebutt
For those that endure real winters, there are three types of sailors. One type is scanning the Scuttlebutt calendar for any excuse to catch a flight to Florida for short pant sailing. A second type is holding their travel cards and embracing their local frigid frostbite schedule. The third type is on the fence.
For those considering the local scene, or would just like to embrace it more, the SpinSheet magazine shares these tips…
Rule #1: Cotton Kills
Rule #2: Stay Dry
Rule 3: Fashion Does Not Equal Function
Rule #4: Wear a PFD (aka Lifejacket)
Proper frostbite attire works as a system composed of three layers… read on
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