How to Make a Career Out Of Sailing: Premium Qualifications from the RYA

Posted on September 27, 2013 by under Day Skipper, Powerboat Courses, RYA, Sailing, Sailing Training Courses

Although sailing is one of the most supreme leisure activities of our time, it also offers ample opportunities for turning your love of life on the water in to a potential career. There are training options for a range of skillsets – so pick the right course and you’ll position you well for your ideal […]

Types of Boat Storage: Pros and Cons to Different Storage Ideas

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Fall is officially upon us now, meaning that regardless of where you live, it will soon be time to put away the boat for the season. If you’ve moved recently or if you purchased your boat this spring or summer, you might not have thought about what you will need to do to store your […]

How To Sail: Four Essential Skills Explained

Posted on September 19, 2013 by under Boating, Sailing

Sailing can seem like a complex, unfathomable ability to those who’ve never gained competence on the water. However, it really just boils down to a collection of different skills that need to be mastered. Here’s are four essential sailing skills that we think you should know like the back of your hand. #1 Hoisting The […]

Sailing in Winter – Making The Most Of The Colder Months

Posted on September 11, 2013 by under Sailing Training Courses

With the bulk of the British summer behind us, we now find ourselves moving in to colder temperatures. If you’re anything like us, you’ll find yourself relishing the brisker weather – the fresh air and the more full-blooded winds should bring a smile of anticipation to the face of any serious sailor. Winter sailing can […]

British Boating: The Best Spots For Sailing In The UK

Posted on September 4, 2013 by under Boating, Sailing, Sailing Training Courses

Say what you want about British weather conditions (and chances are you’ll have a lot to say about that topic!), the fact remains that our Scepter’d Isle has more than a few fantastic spots for sailing, both inland and offshore. We concede that conditions up and down the country can indeed be… variable.  However, any […]