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  1. Recommendations on learning to Sail in times of Corona???

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    Hi Folks, So my partner and I are doing the ol' cliche, sell up and buy a boat thing. We have been on sail holidays and done a few days on the water but are essentially green. I have been digging and cant find many courses (Competent Crew etc) that are running in December anywhere warm / where...
  2. Teach me how to sail and get free haircuts for life nyc

    Crew Wanted/Available
    HELLO I am 27 F hairdresser living in brooklyn. I am in love with the water and want to learn to sail so much. I have been reading about it have stayed on a few boats and am in love with it. I would love to live aboard a boat someday moored somewhere beautiful. I want to learn everything there...
  3. Wanted: Your Advice for Sailnet's Newest Newbie

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi, Sailnet! Just found this site today. Looks like a rich resource. My husband and I are young, mobile, and ready to move onto a sailboat full time. Thing is, neither of us has ever ridden on a sailboat. We're committed to the change in lifestyle, though, and fully acknowledge the steep...
  4. Adult learning to dinghy sail

    Cruising & Liveaboard Forum
    Hello, I'm wondering if anybody here knows of a place/club/person that would be able to dinghy sail with me during the day on Mondays in the Fort Lauderdale/Miami, FL area. I'm aware I could just do a Google search, but I value first hand information and I've just started to canvas my search...
  5. Sailing Qualification Guide

    Learning to Sail
    Hi, I'm a writer for The Boating Hub blog. I'm constantly getting asked what qualifications and courses you need to learn to sail in various countries. I was wondering if it was good idea to write a guide, explaining the qualifications needed to sail in each country worldwide. It will take a...
  6. Hi Everyone!

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi all, have just come accross this great forum, liked the activity so thought I'd join! I'm Lee, owner of The BOATING HUB, a new website that makes it easy to find boating and sailing courses worldwide. I look forward to getting involved in the community!
  7. Learning to sail videos

    Learning to Sail
    Hi Check out our free learn to sail videos on YouTube. Search for points of sail in YouTube or get via the YouTube tab on the website below for free access.. We are in the process of changing the model and releasing about 90 sail training videos all for free. Aimed at dinghy sailing, the same...
  8. My Liveaboard Cruising experience with Offshore Sailing School

    Learning to Sail
    Hi all, As promised, I'm writing a note about my experiences with the school. Cliffs Notes: Good stuff, hard week, worth the money. Part of the package included a night's stay at the South Seas Island Resort on Captiva Island, FL. My wife and I had a harborview room overlooking the marina...
  9. New to sailing in Orlando

    Learning to Sail
    Hi guys, I'm new here. I've always had an interest in sailing but could never really afford it after my first class. The first class I took wasn't really helpful. I was wondering if I could get any advice on learning how to sail. I want to learn how to sail small boats first so I can go...
  10. Private charter in the Leeward Islands/St. Martin

    Chartering
    If anyone is out there looking for a sail in the Leeward Islands I keep myself afloat taking folks sailing. I have two boats now. One is a Hughes 40 Sparkman & Stephens ketch. My home for eight years. The second boat is a Fontaine Pajot Venezia, 42'. Four cabins, two heads and very...
  11. Private charter in the Leeward Islands/St. Marting

    Chartering
    If anyone is out there looking for a sail in the Leeward Islands I keep myself afloat taking folks sailing. I have two boats now. One is a Hughes 40 Sparkman & Stephens ketch. My home for eight years. The second boat is a Fontaine Pajot Venezia, 42'. Four cabins, two heads and very...
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