dreaming my life away...
The two American passengers "(1 USCG licensed captain; 1 with over fifteen years of sailing experience) had met Annemarie and Karl the year before at a boat show and responded as interested in being crew. [...] The crew flew to Bermuda arriving midday Wednesday, the 8th of June."Full account here:
This was only three days before separate incidents related to extreme weather caused injuries to the owners. By this report, the "passengers" (crew) acted competently and heroically to care for the injured owners, get the boat under control and rendezvous with the Coast Guard.
Five people in this thread suggested foul play, with no evidence whatsoever. Highly inappropriate, you all ought to be ashamed.