Sailing Centers, Schools & Courses, Part II

 Sailing Schools and Courses, club info

list of Sailing Schools and Courses

Oriental's School of Sailing, Inc.

Oriental's course is designed to have you feel at home on a boat. It is nestled on the
norlh shore of the Neuse River, four miles wide as it flows pasl Oriental into Pamlico Sound. Instruction is supplemented by excellent audio-visual aids. Classes are normally limited to six students - three per boat, with classroom work in the mornings and on the boats in the afternoon. These run from April through October, weekly and weekends. The courses includes classroom presentations and extensive on the water practice.

contacts:
Oriental's School of Sailing
PO Box 127
Oriental, North Carolina 28571
http://www.sailingschooloriental.com/


Norrad Sailing School


Six levels of sailing instruction from beginner to bareboat certification are offered by
Norrad, established in 1972. With the increasing popularity of activity-focused vacations, Norrad offers three different land/sail packages with accommodations at select Camden area inns and resorts. Participants can includc singles, couples and families who hail from throughout the U.S. and Canada. Courses run for four hours each day, morning or afternoon, allowing ample time for sightseeing and exploring the region.

contacts:
21 F.bn Street, P.O. Box 639
Camden, Maine 04843
Web site not available on 2013

Santa Barbara Sailing Center

They provided quality instruction since 1966 navigation,offer advanced offshore and specialized sailing courses as well as all the basics. Depending on your skills and particular requirements their live aboard charters range from 3 to 14 days.

contacts:
(805)962-2826
(800)350-9090
Fax: (805)966-7435
http://www.sbsail.com/


Samana School of Ocean Sailing and Navigation

Samana's instructional mission is offshore ocean sailing and occan navigation conducted in a live aboard setting. You live and learn on the SAMANA, a 52' offshore sailing ketch built in 1975 in Holland. The instructors are professionals with more than 25 years of classroom teaching experience and over 10 years of experience in sail training. Their curriculum, a rich blend of romance, adventure, technical skills, confidence building, and common sense, c enters on the principal objectives underlying the knowledge of occan sailing, coastal and celestial navigation.

contacts:
7731 Estate Misgunst
St. Thomas, VI 00802
http://www.sailingschool.com/


Island Time Sailing School

One of New [England's premier sailing centers where you can learn a sport that will
provide fun and excitemcnt for your entiie lifetime. Whether to learn, or improve you sailing skills, their personal supportive approach to instruction will help you become a competent helmsman or crew. You'll also get to challenge the naturally exciting sailing conditions of Bay.

contacts:
http://www.islandtimesailing.com/

Winter Cruising, Great Lakes

Offshore Sailing School

Since 1964, Offshore has been a leader in sailing education. It offers inlensive
sailing/learning vacations al the finest resort locations. Branches are located at South Seas Plantation, Captiva Island, FL; Treasure Isle Hotel, Tortola, St. Lucia, Windward Islands; and the Wequassett Inn, Cape Cod, MA. Schedules provide maximum top notch instruction while leaving plenty of time to enjoy other resort amenities.
Sailing courses designed to give students real, practical knowledge through a mix of classroom instruction and hands-on learning. Offered are: learn to sail, cruising,
advanced sailing and racing.

contacts:
888-454-7015
http://www.offshoresailing.com/

Kingdom Yachts Sailing Club

ASA certified, a sailor can borrow club members' boats to practice. This
encourages would-be sailors to "try it out" without having to make the big initial investment in a boat. Founded in 1982, Kingdom offers lessons in groups of 2-4 from basic to bareboat sailing. For them sailing is a great way to work with nature, and their focus is strictly cruising not racing.

contacts:
P.O. Box 2132
Cumming. Georgia 30130


New England Sailing School

The basic sailing student will receive his training at one of the most beautiful locations
on theGreat Ray, in Durham, NH. The protected coves, nearby islands and open
waters give students a wonderful variety of sailing experiences in relatively protected areas. Introduction to cruising and bareboat charier certification are offered aboard 38 to 48 foot vessels. Graduates get 5% discount on basic charter fees with charters booked through New England Charter Services anywhere in the world. Two members of the same family receive 10% discount for second tuition.

contacts:
Po Box 323
Durham, NH,03824
603-868-2350

The Oyster Bay Sailing School

Oyster Bay's West Harbor is the perfect place to learn to sail. The wonderful, deep,
uncluttered waters allow complete concentration on wind direction and sailing techniques without the worry of running into rocks, buoys, shoals or anchored boats. Only an hour out of NYC, you will find all level courses at this facility, including coastal and celestial navigation.

contacts:
1 West End Ave.
Oyster Bay, NY 11771
(516) 922-SAIL

Newport International Sailing School & Cruises, Inc

Established in 1965, this school has gained an international reputation for leaching sailing by methods developed by the founder, a world champion sailor. Their philosophy consists of a hands-on approach with groups limited to three persons. They sail in the beautiful waters off Newport and offer basic, intermediate and advanced courses. Their boats are C & C 24' with the latest gear on board.

contacts:
5 Marina Plaza, Goat Island Marina, Dock A5,
Newport, RI 02840
http://www.newportsailing.com/


New York Sailing School

Established in 1968, and now with locations in City Island, NY, Northport, NY, and
Longboat Key on the west coasl of Florida, the NYSS offers learn to sail courses, coastal cruising, bareboat chartering, racing and Caribbean cruises. They were 3-time winners of the ASA School of the Year national competition. The school also runs ASA Instructor Certification Facilities where other sailing schwls' instructors are trained tested and evaluated for Certification at a variety of levels.

contacts:
22 Pelham Road, New Rochelle
NY 10801-5753
914-235-6052
http://nyss.com/

Chesapeake Sailing School - Located in Annapolis, Maryland

For a dozen years Chesapeake Sailing School has provided thousands of students with the joys of sailing. Lessons cover from basic sailing on its fleet of Tanzer 22's to advanced offshore courses to Bermuda and around the Delmarva Peninsula. The school also manages a full-size charter fleet of sailboats ranging from 12' to 43' as well as a sailing club and children's programs. Group and corporate discounts are available.

contacts:
Kristy Heflin Goode, Director
7080 Bembe Beach Rd Annapolis, MD 21403
http://www.sailingclasses.com

(DMYC) Dubai Marina Yacht Club - Photo Below: Set in the heart of "NEW-Dubai", Dubai (DMYC) Marina Yacht Club has rapidly gained a reputation as one of the renowned private yacht clubs of the region. Still to this day Dubai has grown at a massive rate, with new construction projects, boasts 20 to 30% of the world's big cranes currently in operation.

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