Sailing Checklist

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Sailing Checklist

Ibuprofen

Water

Hat/visor

Sunglasses

Sunscreen

Lunch

Towels

Dry clothes

Mainsail

Jib

Mainsheet

Dock lines

Sail ties

Boom vang

Radio

GPS

Cell phone

Camera

Gerber tool

Toolbox (hand tools)

PFDs (3)

Boat cushions

Boat tie-down straps (2)

Binoculars

Charts, Maps

Compass

Masthead float

First Aid kit

Fire extinguisher

Zip ties (extra)

Marine tape

Spare rings/shackles/cotter pins

Zip loc baggies

Boat ladder

Rudder and tiller

Boat hook

Silicone

Flashlight

Bungees

Spare whistle

Air horn

Flares

Anchor

Lug wrench

Foot stool

Motor

Battery

Bailing pail/sponge

Bilge pump

Fenders

Paddle

Logbook, pencil, pen

Matches/lighters

Money, credit cards

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About the Author:

Robin Van Auken, CEO of Hands on Heritage, is a writer and researcher, with 35+ years experience interviewing people and telling stories. Her educational background combines advanced degrees in Communications and Anthropology, with a focus on Public and Historical (Military/Industrial Sites) Archaeology. In addition to her work as a journalist, she is the author and co-author of a dozen books on regional history. An adjunct college instructor, she has directed multi-year historical and archaeological projects, working with hundreds of volunteers and temporary staff, and educating thousands of visitors.