An irresistible 8-day sailing class for women along the Amalfi coast of Italy is planned with SEA SENSE. Learn sailing or increase your skills in the sparkling blue water along Italy’s incredibly beautiful Amalfi coast, the Gulf of Napoli and on to the famous Isle of Capri. Enjoy cruising to ancient towns like Sorrento and Positano, perched on sheer cliffs overlooking the sea.
For 26 years, SEA SENSE has been providing women the opportunity to become competent and comfortable as both skipper and crew. The course will be taught by women captains who are familiar with Italian cruising.
“We’ve sailed here several times and it is such an incredible area to see and appreciate by boat. It’s a treat for the senses! In addition to sailing, there will be plenty of time to explore and to soak up the region’s rich culture, cafes and shops”, said Capt. Patti Moore, co-founder.
The class will be held September 24-October 1, 2016 aboard a fully-equipped 42’ sloop. This live-aboard course provides afull range of hands-on instruction. Subjects taught include seamanship, sail trim, engine maintenance, close-quarters maneuvering, Mediterranean docking techniques “Med mooring”, navigation and cruise planning. This course provides the skills necessary for cruising under sail.. The price is $3595, which includes breakfasts, lunches, snacks and non-alcohol beverages, plus a substantial dose of fun! http://www.seasenseboating.com/blog/