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The Catch and Lift MOB Rescue System from Intelligent Sailing is designed to let a single operator recover and lift as many as two people back on board in the event of an emergency. The three-step system includes a sling, pulley and sea anchor. It uses the boat’s forward motion to bring a person back on deck. A separate mounting bracket is also available. Price: $875. The optional bracket is $80.

This article originally appeared in the January 2019 issue.



CrewWatcher MOB

The Weems & Plath CrewWatcher man overboard system is an app-based alarm that works like a virtual lifeline.


Soft Shoe

The SoftScience Fin 2.0 water shoe is built to be lightweight and odor-resistant, to dry quickly, and to keep water out with a self-draining system.