Tag: sailing school
Breaking into the sailing world can be challenging as there is a lot of information to grasp in order to be successful. Whilst learning the basics of sailing will not take too long – becoming a professional can take years, but once you catch that sea bug, there is no getting rid of it – you will want to learn it all.
NAS Sailing Center is an organization that offers you something completely different from standard yacht charter and sailing schools. With them, you can learn a lot about not only modern sailing but also traditional sailing, history and ecology.
Wave Sailing Center is an established sailing center in the Croatian town of Šibenik, founded by four friends and experienced sailors. The center has already organized several very successful races, and offers one day and weekend charters aboard their Beneteau Platu25 yachts, as well as an advanced sailing course.
If you have a sailing license, but have never really sailed, or have not sailed for a long time, you might want to refresh your memory. To help you with that, there are a lot sailing refreshment programs, which usually last a week and will give you confidence to start sailing on your own again.
Sometimes in life, we are encountered with things with which we have never dealt before. Our skipper has recently participated in a flotilla which hosted a group of people with special needs. At first he was a bit scared because he did not know how to behave and or what he could expect. But very soon he relaxed and found out that he just had to be himself in order to understand others the best. Read his amazing story here.
Beginners Guide to Sailing is a beautiful and useful infographic made by the East Fremantle Yacht Club. Find the basic info on jibing and tacking, learn the difference between windward and leeward, and much more…