Video: Captain Bill Teaching the Bowline from the Mondamin Sailing Docks

OK, gentlemen, Captain Bill Felder came by the docks and we shot this video of how to master the “king of knots” - the bowline. A key knot to know for many activities and life!

Grab some rope (line for you sailors) and take a look:

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About Robert Danos

Robert Danos, Mondamin’s year-round Program Director, is a Tulane graduate and Louisiana native who first came to North Carolina as a camper in 1979, and has been on staff for over 25 years. Before joining the year-round staff, Robert spent time both in teaching and child psychology. As Program Director, Robert is responsible for the smooth integration of the various activities at camp, ensuring that both 9 year old new campers and 16 year old veterans feel challenged and productive. He shares the responsibility for staff supervision and morale, and helps set the tone for camp in general.

Robert’s wife, Susan, spent eight years on staff at our sister camp, Green Cove, and they have two girls and a boy.

Robert Danos