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Docking Made Easy: Strategy, Tools & Techniques (PODCAST)

Boat-handling expert Bob Arrington reveals his keys to stress-free docking, regardless of boat size.

Contrary to common belief, the degree of difficulty in docking does not necessarily increase with the size of the boat. In reality, handling a larger boat in close quarters is no more difficult than handling a smaller one. It's all about strategy and overcoming two particular challenges. In this episode, boat-handling expert Bob Arrington reveals his keys to stress-free docking, regardless of the size of your boat.

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Bob Arrington

Diagnosed early in life as an incurable “aquaphile,” Bob Arrington finds most of his happiness on, in or under the water. A teacher and a storyteller at heart, Arrington shares his love of the water as a writer, a marine industry consultant, a boat training captain and a scuba instructor. He and his photographer wife cruise extensively aboard their trawler, a 54-foot Ocean Alexander Liberdade, looking for the next story to tell.