Instruction and Courses

Whether you are a Beginner, Intermediate or Advanced sailor, a lifetime of adventure begins here.

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Cruise & Learn

Daysail Vancouver's beautiful English Bay, Bowen Island and Howe Sound. Adventure to the West Coast, Desolation Sound and the Gulf Islands. Get qualifications to Bareboat Charter in the Caribbean, Mediterranean and South America.

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Keelboat Racing

What does it take to win?  Learn the skills to be a knowledgeable speed contributing Crew and Helmsman participating in regattas and long distance races.

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NauticED Sailing Education Video

NauticEd Sailing School Network

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VSC News Blog

  • Learn to Sail by taking a Sailing Holiday

    Fun, active, stimulating and relaxing all at the same time . . .   A sailing trip is a fun way to stay active during your summer holidays Photo: © Buz Talley   Monty Beaton, Yachtmaster Offshore Instructor   Reprinted from article in the Telegraph    If you thought

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  • Sailing as a Metaphor for Business and Living Well

    As a metaphor for managing a business, yacht racing can be very helpful. Both share common, fundamental elements: a team of people using speed, tactics, strategy, timing and multiple resources to reach a destination and achieve a goal while facing a fleet of opponents. Yacht

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  • Skippers are Human- Grant Headifen

    This is a pretty embarrassing story for me to tell but I’m going to tell it anyway in first person rather than say “I knew a guy who once who …”. It’s pretty much a result of me getting out of the wrong side of

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