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Introduction to sailing course in the Burguillo reservoir

Port of departure: Ávila, España
195€ Per personFull boat
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Coordinator: Débora L, 27 years old
28 reviews
Learn to sail at an hour from Madrid in a surrounded by natural landscapes in the Burguillo reservoir.

A weekend learning to master sailing, away from the bustle of the city.

This course is aimed at adults who want to start in the world of sailing, The student will assimilate the basic notions of sailing: rig the boat, pick it up and navigate in all directions.

At the end of the course the student should be prepared to navigate with moderate wind under the supervision of an instructor. After this introductory course, the student will be prepared to take a second level course whose objective is to navigate autonomously.

The students of the course will be able to register later in the club of the reservoir, that will allow them to sail in the boats of the club by an annual quota.
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  • Sailing course
Saturday: (10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.): The first day after a brief talk where the basic notions on boat directions and maneuvers are reviewed, we will learn to rig the boat and sail with the instructor on board.

Sunday: (10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.): On the second day we will deepen the knowledge acquired on Saturday and perform maneuvers in which you will learn to navigate in all directions in such a way that you will end up navigating by yourself.
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Additional information
The course will be carried out as long as the weather conditions are not extreme.
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Port of departure
Ávila, España
Reservoirs and rivers
The boat
The Laser Stratos is a complete cruising and racing sailboat built by Laser Performance, the same one that designs the famous standard laser. It is constructed from fiberglass.

It is an ideal boat to start sailing and for initiation courses.
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  • Model:Laser - Stratos
  • Capacity:5 spots
  • Length:4.94 m
  • Cabins:0
  • Year:2010
  • Bathrooms:0
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Meet Débora, the coordinator
27 years old
28 reviews
I work as coordinator of the Club de Patrones de Cenáutica, a community of boaters with exclusive events and aimed at nautical enthusiasts who want to live unique experiences.
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28 reviews
  • II Sail & Rock en el Embalse del Burguillo
    June 2019
    It was excellent, we had never attended an event like this, neither my family nor I.
    The fact that you have implicated us all has pleasantly surprised everyone.

    Thank you very much for everything and count on us for the next. event.

    Special thanks to Ms. Debora (coordination), Pablo (sailing experience) and Mr. Antonio (knots).
    Cordial greetings, Antonio and family.
  • II Sail & Rock en el Embalse del Burguillo
    June 2019
    We had a great time and enjoyed the day on the water and out of it. The worst, the queues to eat and the traffic jam to get there. The best, the attention of all the staff.
  • II Sail & Rock en el Embalse del Burguillo
    June 2019
    It was an unforgettable experience, for me I would have liked more navigation. Very good Debora and also monitors.

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