World Cruising Training
The three day Ocean Cruising Seminar will take place from 1.15pm on Friday through to 3pm on Sunday. It 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: Guildford, UK: 11-13 March 2016
Ocean Cruising Seminar
When: 11-13 March, 2016
Where: Holiday Inn, Guildford, UK
Based in the US or Canada and interested in offshore passage making?
Ocean Sailing Seminar: Annapolis MD, USA, March 19-20, 2016
Join the two day Ocean Sailing Seminar, supported by SAIL magazine, in Annapolis MD on March 19-20, 2016
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 19-20, 2016
Where: O'Callaghan Hotel, Annapolis MD
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Bluewater Open Boat Weekend 2016
The Bluewater Open Boat 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 Open Boat 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.
Saturday 14 May and Sunday 15 May, 2016
Berthon Marina, Lymington, UK
Free to attend
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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.
Training Courses for Bluewater Cruisers
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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