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« on: October 24, 2017, 11:10:05 AM »

Saw this on another forum, Thought I would post it here. This lady may put us all to shame with her persistence with crabbing, LOL

81 Year old Female Maryland Crabber - YouTube
Video for MD woman 81 years of age still crabbing▶ 3:38

Sep 18, 2016 - Uploaded by Dianne Lax
Watch this video and see an 81 years young woman pulling crab pots. To say it's hard work in an ...
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« Reply #1 on: October 24, 2017, 11:29:03 AM »

wow thats really great, i'd love to know more about her like where she crabs and her average catch with the pots she runs. looks like she is atleast mid bay like thomas point or father south due to the water clarity.
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« Reply #2 on: October 24, 2017, 11:42:17 AM »

awesome but I wouldn't want to tangle with her...  LOL  50 pots by hand
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« Reply #3 on: October 24, 2017, 01:18:58 PM »

Wow, very impressive. 50 pots by hand, all by herself and still enjoying a cold beer with her crabs at the end of the day. I too would love to meet her.
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« Reply #4 on: October 24, 2017, 02:26:00 PM »

My mom is 77 and loves crabbing she uses 30 ring traps and goes 1-2 times a week. I try and take her out in my boat at least once a season. She pulls those traps in so fast a crab does not stand a chance, and she still gets really excited about it.
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« Reply #5 on: October 24, 2017, 03:44:33 PM »

That's some report god bless her
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« Reply #6 on: October 27, 2017, 10:52:22 AM »

My mom is 77 and loves crabbing she uses 30 ring traps and goes 1-2 times a week. I try and take her out in my boat at least once a season. She pulls those traps in so fast a crab does not stand a chance, and she still gets really excited about it.




  MCC, Giod bless your mom, love hearing stories like that. Hope we can be able to still crab in our later years.
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« Reply #7 on: October 27, 2017, 11:06:45 AM »

I hope to be.  I just hope there are still crabs around.
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« Reply #8 on: October 27, 2017, 01:02:47 PM »

I am 74 and this lady confirms my belief that if you keep moving fast enough, then old age will not catch you.  LOL
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« Reply #9 on: October 27, 2017, 01:19:31 PM »

I am 74 and this lady confirms my belief that if you keep moving fast enough, then old age will not catch you.  LOL



 Guess I better start moving a little faster then. Maybe vitamins will help?   Or was it the beer the lady in the video was drinking?
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« Reply #10 on: October 27, 2017, 02:42:12 PM »

That's a beautiful story , God bless her
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« Reply #11 on: October 27, 2017, 04:37:15 PM »

I hope to be.  I just hope there are still crabs around.
Not me. I hope every female gets caught and the crab population disappears. Maybe then you will stop posting!
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« Reply #12 on: October 27, 2017, 05:32:43 PM »

wow thats really great, i'd love to know more about her like where she crabs and her average catch with the pots she runs. looks like she is atleast mid bay like thomas point or father south due to the water clarity.

Per the video poster on youtube: "Charles Bercher Calvert bay near point lookout. It's a tributary of the Chesapeake. "
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« Reply #13 on: October 27, 2017, 05:33:05 PM »

awesome but I wouldn't want to tangle with her...  LOL  50 pots by hand

amen!
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« Reply #14 on: October 27, 2017, 05:37:18 PM »

Not me. I hope every female gets caught and the crab population disappears. Maybe then you will stop posting!


 Pretty sure if that happens, this forum is done. Not to mention folks looking for a new source of income.  Sure will miss crabbing.
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« Reply #15 on: January 06, 2018, 07:48:39 PM »

  I'm 66 so need to hang in at least 15 more years. I may need to get a new outboard for the skiff, maybe not.
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