Who needs all that equipment anyway!? Never fired a flare before? Never been in a liferaft, at sea or otherwise? Watch this video from the 2013 Caribbean 1500 rally to get an idea just WHY you need all that expensive stuff, and how it can save your life. One reason why the 1500 is the SAFEST way to go offshore. Video filmed and produced by our friends Ben & Teresa Carey.
This article was syndicated from sailing blog - 59 North, Ltd.