Discussion in 'Popular Yacht Topics' started by CaptEvan, Jan 25, 2007.
Stopped for a beer today at Tybee Island in Georgia today and saw this interesting boat and crew.
You think it's cold in Florida http://www.buzzfeed.com/mjs538/snow-what-snow#.vpMjvGXOW
These kayakers are taken surprise by a humpback whale breaching right next to their kayak!
The whales were quite active this week. This from San Diego as Orcas chased some fishermen:
In looking back through this thread, I am surprised that no one posted pictures of this incident:
Run away Tug just will not quit.
That kinda' reminds me of the difference between horsepower and torque...
HP is how fast you hit the wall... Torque is how far you move the wall.
We need a bigger.....house.
San Diego ferry crash.
It didn't seem quite right to post some new pictures to the old thread that OutMyWindow created:
I'm hoping that a moderator will move this if it shouldn't be here (or maybe it belongs on the "Oops" thread.) Anyway, we had something wash up on the beach today:
I'm guessing that it's one of the sneakaboards that drifted free. Ever since they restricted moorage in False Creek to 3 days at a time, there's been a large fleet moored out off of Kits beach, where it's a lot less protected:
"This usually goes differently in the movies."
It appears that this Peri built yacht "Fusion" has been taking on water in the waters of Ibiza. Yes Ibiza is in the news relating to unfortunate yachting incidences. Here is an internet photo of Fusion with her stern looking rather heavy. Looks like there was a raft launched by the crew and also you can see that the vessel was at anchor when the problem happened.
Dutch boat 'Captain'...
Looks like another bad skipper in Holland....
I can't believe this hasn't been posted yet! I'm in Fiji, and managed to hear about it http://www.***************.com/yach...yacht-bellissima-rescued-in-british-columbia/
Another link: http://www.maritimeherald.com/2016/luxury-motor-yacht-bellissima-ran-aground-in-british-columbia/
I saw it on Instagram this morning while having breakfast, but aside from the two links in this thread can't find a word about it anywhere else.
It's on some of the local news sites: