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Sailing instructor Patrick LaRoche, left, watches David Hewitt "bring in the sheet" during Learn to Sail summer camp Wednesday morning at the Beaufort Yacht and Sailing Club on Lady’s Island. The threat of a thunderstorm prevented the campers from going sailing in the Beaufort River after their morning class.
Sailing instructor Patrick LaRoche, left, watches David Hewitt "bring in the sheet" during Learn to Sail summer camp Wednesday morning at the Beaufort Yacht and Sailing Club on Lady’s Island. The threat of a thunderstorm prevented the campers from going sailing in the Beaufort River after their morning class. BOB SOFALY | The Beaufort Gazette

A camp at the Beaufort Yacht and Sailing Club whetted its students appetite for sailing, but a threatening storm kept them from practicing what they learned out on the Beaufort River.

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