Cruising my 1995 Catalina 42 MK II sailboat with my cat XO, the good, the bad, and the ugly of the open ocean world cruising life.
Monday, January 5, 2015
XO on Morning Watch
Checking the Engine Gauges
Single handing is difficult for many reasons. It is quite a relief to have crew on board. Here is the Executive Officer (XO) standing Morning Watch (4 AM to 8 AM) in the cockpit. There is nothing like a wide awake and competent watch stander to help the Captain sleep.