When Nature Calls

Safety is a top priority

urinating while on a boat
When you have to go, you have to go.Illustration by Steve Sanford

Basic rules of safety demand you keep your head, shoulders and all extremities inside the gunwales. A rogue wave at a moment of precarious balance can ruin your day.

  1. Stay safely in the cockpit and aim for the bucket.
  2. Empty it overboard on the downwind side.