Undocking as docking a boat are two main aspects you must know with prior planning if possible, a little mistake can not only damage your boat, put in risk your passengers (family or friends) but also costs you an unforgettable humiliation, with practice you'll notice that the process of undocking boat will result very natural, but for your firsts trips you must have an undocking plan.
For undocking the boat you will need some help of your passengers, it's important to let them understand what they have to do, you must be very clear giving instructions. There are many ways to undock because the procedure will depend on several aspects, such as the traffic in the area, wind, current and water depth.
It's known that sometimes undocking is easier than returning, and it's even more difficult because many people make try to dock with sails full rather than flapping;
The procedure for undocking a boat depends on some situations that you'll face, we explain two of the most common:
When winds pushing your boat from the dock:
When winds pushing your boat in direction to the dock the process is more complicated, you can follow these steps:
To have success in this process of Undocking Boat depends on your preparation and correct planning, remember that the difficulty depends on de wind and current, and it will be harder if they are contrary and other boats are nearby, on the other hand if wind and current work in your favor, the undock will be easier and simple.