How to recover a MOB that's still attached to your boat
The MAIB report into the drowning of the skipper of Lion during the Morgan Cup race last year recommends the use of a short tether. We went sailing with a MOB dummy to find out what is involved in recovering a MOB that is still attached to the boat. The results were eye-opening – read our conclusions in the Summer 2012 issue of PBO. Here is the footage from the day.