USCG rescue on E coast


E34 / SF Bay
Ran across this, which was rather sobering:

(Post is from 18 Nov; unsure how to link to that one directly)

Don't forget to register your GPIRBs!

Although it sounds like the person was in shock -- why steer with your sail in the water? -- and might have been in no state to activate one. I sort of presume no one actually goes (that far) offshore without one these days.