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Hey Honey Go Sailing With Me Ok!

I wish it was that easy, and sometimes it is, but ya know, Women are from Venus and Men are from Mars when it comes to getting her on-board. If you were to take her out on a sailing dingy for the first time in 20 knots of wind chances are that will be the only time...

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Spinnaker Sailing

Spinnaker Sailing

Light winds in the right direction offered us a chance to put out the Spinnaker sail on our overnight cruise to Boca Grande Key. Andrea put a nice lunch on the cockpit table as we sailed for 3 hrs at 4kts. Ahhh! So nice! Great conditions were on tap for this 103...

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The Walsh Family

The Walsh Family

Another perfect 2 days of wind and sun were on tap for this really fun basic keel boat class with Madison, Dina and Kevin scoring high, keeping the average test score 93%. Thanks and I hope to see you again for coastal cruising.          ...

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6 Student Class, 2 Boats

6 Student Class, 2 Boats

The Neposelo family of 5 and Ben, making a 6 student class, came down from Chicago to take the 101 keel boat class. We used a 2nd 26' hunter, dividing them up 3 and 3 for the on the water part of the class. All 6 stayed together in 1 boat for the classroom...

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Our Newest Keel Boat Skippers

Our Newest Keel Boat Skippers

Gitano and Sergio. All the way from Italy to sail with Captain Brad and check out Key West. We sailed for 3 days and they stayed in the boat. Giatano is an international banker and Sergio is a civil engineer working on the reconstruction of Haiti. The sailing was...

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New Students

New Students

Mark, Lynn and their daughter Megan all took 101 over the last 2 days and had a great time with perfect conditions. They also had high scores. They are from Austin, Texas and have a boat on an inland lake there. CONGRATULATIONS to them!        ...

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Recent Students

Recent Students

Chuck and Joe had a great time and received high scores on their 101 keel boat exam today. CONGRATULATIONS to them both! They will be back for the 103 coastal cruising class.  

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The Sailors Among Us

The Sailors Among Us

I have to say that this process of selection is pretty amazing we continually get the same type of people attending our school the more laid back, a naturalist, an adventurer, intelligent and easy going a romantic, kind of the same as Sherri and I. I guess sailors are...

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What a Great fall season of sailing

What a Great fall season of sailing

My last post was in November and since then we have had many students who have had Great conditions for sailing here in Key West This week is the international sailboat races/.Racers from all over the world gather here for our great windy conditions and light chop...

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Our 14th ACE 100% on Keel Boat exam

Our 14th ACE 100% on Keel Boat exam

Congratulation's to Michael on his 100% score. Mike has just recently retired early and has wanted to learn to sail for 25 years or so his goal is become bareboat certified. Taking all 3 classes, then going to the British Virgin Islands to skipper a nice 40' mono...

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