Knots, Bends and Hitches For Mariners

Knots, Bends and Hitches For Mariners

Thursday March 13, 2014

Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

The Knots, Bends, and Hitches seminar is a hands-on "learn how to tie knots" program geared to a wide range of audiences. 

In less than 2 hours, you will learn why and how:

•  Practical skills

•  Rope selection

•  Marlinspike seamanship

•  Rope vs. line

•  Size

•  Parts of a line

•  Classes of knots

•  Common line  configuration

•  Line construction

•  Strength

•  Applications

•  Common knots for marines

•  Care  and  handling

•  And More!


Orienta Yacht Club, 325 E. Boston Post Road

Mamaroneck, NY 10543

(Behind the Mamaroneck Diner)

Cost--Free (Optional Materials GPS Quick Guide and Student Notes $20)


Andy Papademetriou Squadron Education Officer (917)[masked]


Please RSVP by telephone or E-mail by March 10, 2014. 

1900 (7:00 PM)

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