Is Captain Lee Rosbach OK? Concerned fans say 'Below Deck' Season 10 star 'needed to retire 2 seasons ago'
RODNEY BAY, SAINT LUCIA: 'Below Deck' Captain Lee Rosbach has been seen struggling in the show since the first episode of Season 10. The 73-year-old opened up about his health issues to his co-stars in the previous episodes saying that he feels "a little incapacitated." However, in 'Below Deck' Season 10 Episode 3 Lee confirmed that he is in too much pain.
Lee has a "nerve issue" on his left side. Therefore, he is seen depending on his cast members for certain things. Lee underwent back surgery before the filming of Season 10 began. Therefore, he is still in the healing process. Seeing Captain Lee in pain in the recently released episode, fans showed concern about his health. Lee confessed in a personal interview that he has not been feeling well and the pain has been getting on his nerves. In the preview clip of 'Below Deck' Season 10 Episode 4, we saw Lee walking with the help of stick, probably hinting that his heath has deteriorated even more. Furthermore, the 73-year-old informs his cast mates about his health hinting that the upcoming episode might be his last.
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'Below Deck' Season 10 fans are disheartened seeing the hugely popular captain struggle and saying, "I am pissed (probably for the situation he is in)." Well, some of the fans think Lee should have retired from the show way before.
Things are coming off really tough for Lee because of his health issues in the show. Fans are concerned and want Lee to take a leave from the show and focus on his health. A fan tweeted, "Capt. Lee: "You need to pay attention today and start working." Another disappointed fan wrote, "I hate to see Captain Lee in this condition." Another fan urged, "Lee's given us so much in ten seasons. My heart wants him to go home and heal." "Is Captain Lee really going to try and tough this out? He can barely walk," claimed another concerning fan.
Capt. Lee: "You need to pay attention today and start working." 🦵🏻#BelowDeck @BravoTV— Jamie Steinberg (@NotYerAvgChick) December 6, 2022
I hate to see Captain Lee in this condition. 😔 #BelowDeck— Poppy Poppins. (@PopCultureBits) December 6, 2022
Lee's given us so much in ten seasons. My heart wants him to go home and heal. #BelowDeck pic.twitter.com/ncad7IoCZ3— GangplankReport (@GangplankReport) December 6, 2022
Is Captain Lee really going to try and tough this out? He can barely walk. #BelowDeck— OverBoard: A Below Deck Podcast (@OverBoard_Pod) December 6, 2022
Moreover, some fans think that Lee should have retired way before the show. "Lee needed to retire 2 seasons ago," tweeted a fan. Some think that it's time for Bravo to bring a new captain to the deck. "It’s time for a new #belowdeck and I think this may be the last episode with Capt Lee. Sadly," tweeted a fan. Will Captain Lee be leaving? A fan claimed, "That preview where Capt Lee says he made a decision and Rachel is crying? I'm thinking he's leaving the yacht for health reasons." "Every time Capt Lee calls people in I hold my breath cuz I know it’s coming that he’s gonna leave," wrote another.
Lee needed to retire 2 seasons ago.#BelowDeck— Jason Dupree (@BingeWars) December 6, 2022
It’s time for a new #belowdeck and I think this may be last episode with Capt Lee. Sadly— Jenn (@jennellens) December 6, 2022
That preview where Capt Lee says he made a decision and Rachel is crying? I'm thinking he's leaving the yacht for health reasons #BelowDeck— 𝕯𝖊𝖇𝖇𝖎𝖊 (@MissDebbieR) December 6, 2022
Every time Capt Lee calls people in I hold my breath cuz I know it’s coming that he’s gonna leave. #BelowDeck— René Purstell (@rene_purstell) December 6, 2022
Has Captain Sandy replaced Captain lee?
Captain Lee said in Episode 3 while talking to his doctor, "I have lost all the feelings in my left leg." This has led fans to believe that his departure from the shows is close. According to the Starcasm reports, Captain sandy might be replacing Cpatian Lee. Sandy and stew Fraser Olender were reported to be often seen working together. Moreover, a Reddit fan shared a photo of Sandy on St. David in the attire of the captain. The fan captioned the image, "Has Capt. Lee has been replaced by Capt. Sandy for season 10 in St. Lucia?" However, the show is yet to make any official confirmation. Stay tuned to the channels to know what happens ahead.
Watch all-new episodes of 'Below Deck' Season 10 on Bravo Mondays at 8 pm ET/PT.
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