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World Cruising Training

Blue Water Cruising Forum 2020 - HISWA Netherlands

Blue Water Cruising Forum 2020

12 maart 2020 van 17:30 uur tot 20:00 uur

HISWA in de RAI Amsterdam

Kamer K101/102 naast ingang K

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Ocean Cruising Seminar 14/15 March 2020, Kingston UK

The Ocean Cruising Seminar covers in depth, a variety of subjects associated with the planning and preparation required for an Atlantic Circuit or round the world voyage. Lecturers have been chosen for their wealth of knowledge in their specialist fields. Special emphasis will be on the ARC and World ARC and what to expect in terms of weather and equipment issues. A number of the lecturers have sailed in the rallies and will draw on their experience from their participation in the event.

Ocean Cruising Seminar

When: 14 / 15 March 2020

Where: Holiday Inn, Kingston South, UK


ARC Langtur Camp - Oslo, Norway 2020

ARC Langtur Camp arrangeres for seilere som har / planlegger / drømmer om å reise på Langtur med egen seilbåt og være best mulig forberedt. Arrangementet er spesielt rettet mot seilere som planlegger å delta i ARC eller World ARC rally, men alle seilere er hjertelig velkommen. ARC Langtur Camp arrangeres sammen med Kongelig Norsk Seilforening.

KNS Gjestehavn - Dronningen Lørdag 21 mars / Søndag 22 mars, 2020


Ocean Sailing Seminar: Annapolis MD, USA, March 28/29, 2020

Based in the US or Canada and interested in offshore passage making?
Join the two day Ocean Sailing Seminar, supported by SAIL magazine, in Annapolis MD on March 28/29 2020
The full program covers all aspects of preparing to go ocean sailing, and is lead by experts, industry professionals and experienced cruisers.

We've organised a complete package of accommodation and meals at a quality hotel, so you can relax, talk to fellow participants and get the most out of the weekend.

Ocean Sailing Seminar
When: March 28/29 2020
Where: The Westin Hotel, Annapolis MD

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ARC Bluewater Weekend 2020

The Bluewater Weekend, is for sailors who are aiming at going offshore cruising and want to know what to look for when choosing a bluewater cruising boat. For those in the boat search phase of their count-down to offshore cruising, the Bluewater Weekend will provide the knowledge to help make the right choice of boat, plan a refit, and manage the costs of cruising, as well as meeting and mingling with experienced bluewater cruisers to share knowledge and gain inspiration, all in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere.

Registration now open.

Saturday 20 June and Sunday 21 June, 2020

Berthon Marina, Lymington, UK


Training Courses for Bluewater Cruisers

Hamble School of Yachting offer rally participants exclusive training dates and discounted prices for the ISAF Offshore Safety course, RYA Sea Survival and RYA First Aid courses.  These are highly recommended for any skippers and crew going offshore, and especially for anyone participating in or considering the ARC, ARC Portugal and World ARC.



Ocean Safety Man Over Board Recovery Demonstration

At our annual Bluewater Sailing Weekend Alistair Hackett from marine safety experts Ocean Safety was invited to give a demonstration of the JonBuoy
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Radio Communications at Sea – It’s good to talk

Staying connected is important both for safety of boats at sea and for the social interaction between crews that adds another level to the enjoyment
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Marine Communications and Radar Training

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Safety Equipment Requirements

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Video Training Library

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Communications Equipment

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Learn about ocean weather with Chris Tibbs

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What is it like to do a sea survival course

Sea Safety TrainingWe joined Hamble School of Yachting for three days of training, covering the RYA/ISAF Offshore Safety, RYA Sea Survival and RYA
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