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FOLLOWING CYCLOPS ROUTE - 3 day course
A wonderful chance to enhance your sailing skills, whilst sailing from the Italian mainland to the beautiful Aeolian Islands of Lipari, Salina and volcanic Stromboli.
A three day opportunity, including two nights sleeping onboard. Enabling you to experience life aboard with your fellow team mates.
Starts Friday 09.00 and concludes Sunday between 12.00 – 16.00 hours.
CREW PLACES AVAILABLE:
The course introduces the fundamentals of sailing a 60’ high performance racing yacht with a canting keel and double foils.
The weekend concentrates on pilotage, navigation and boat handling under both sail and power. It will also improve your sail trimming and deck work, as well as developing your knowledge and understanding of seamanship and safety issues.
Day 1. Crew Briefing – 09.00 hours.
In the marina: - Safety brief and introduction to preparing a yacht for sea.
Emergency procedures including MOB (Man overboard.) Securing and stowage of all gear on and below deck. Information on sail selection and trimming for all weather conditions. Rope work. Knowledge of facilities below deck including the galley.
Passage Plan and itinerary. Navigation. Watch system. Roles on board and weather information.
Days 2 & 3. At sea.
This is the perfect opportunity at sea to gain non-stop sea miles in your sailing experience.
Being onboard will be an exciting experience. However routes and manoeuvres may vary, due to navigational hazards, weather and sea conditions.
The Skipper's decision to change any part of the route for the safety of the crew and the boat is final.
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED:
3 day course dates:
March 3-5th, March 17-19th, April 1-2nd, April 9th.
Cost: - 350 EURO