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post #3 of Old 02-08-2011
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Originally Posted by stayks View Post
Hello there, my wife and I are planning to enrol to a sailing school this summer, we have both no experience at all and just wondering whether to learn on classic wooden gaff rigged yacht or on a modern? Moneywise we've been advised to go straight for a day skipper course tidal, is that ok? Thanks
Agree with SD (as usual) about modern rigs.

What organization are you looking at to get certification?

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