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Old 26 December 2017, 10:49   #1
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Life saved by Pacific 24

Not posted on here for a while as I sold the Zodiac and bought a couple of sea kayaks then got into sailing. Whilst sailing across the Atlantic earlier this year on the clipper60 Clyde Challenger we hit a nasty storm got knocked down and lost our mast ended up being fished out of the middle of the the ocean by the Royal Navy who launched a Pacific 24 from HMS Dragon I made a video of the crossing and rescue https://youtu.be/caOhSxzL5p4
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Old 26 December 2017, 11:05   #2
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Great and dramatic video, Zodiacman!
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Old 26 December 2017, 11:52   #4
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Wow. .. great video, I bet you were pleased to see the RN crew!

thanks for sharing.
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Old 27 December 2017, 14:09   #5
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Really Informative Video...great to see a happy ending!

It could surly have been so much worse....and great to see the Navy continuing thier long and illustrious traditions!
( All else fails..send a RIB!)
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Old 28 December 2017, 13:33   #7
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How’s you doing now Gaz.
hiya Phil will try and get round to see you soon mate
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Wow Zodiacman, thanks for that.

How did they scupper the yacht?

What an experience, so glad it ended like it did.
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Wow Zodiacman what an experience!!
Great to see you back on here. Missed you Tayvallich. Hope you come up soon. Cheers J
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thanks for a great video and safe ending.
what happened to the yacht ???
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