What does "Tender" mean?

Today it means: A small boat.

A tender is a small boat, sometimes inflatable, used to ferry people and goods to a larger vessel. ALWAYS wear your lifejacket in the tender and never overload it. Better to make two journeys safely than one with a tragedy. The tender is the biggest killer in the boating world (followed by the boom).


By SailingQuiz October 2019   Category: Sailing Terms              

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