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Course offered by Ferran

2 days
Available in English
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The specialized cruise sailing course for adults and suitable for all levels, is made up of 2 sessions of 8 hours of sailing, on 2 consecutive days intensively.

The practices will take place at the Club Nautic El Balís, in Sant Andreu de Llavaneres (Barcelona). The sailing course covers all the aspects necessary to sail safely in different wind conditions and understand in depth all aspects related to the trimming of different types of sails.

With the cruising sailing course you will acquire greater confidence and security when sailing on any type of sailboat in addition to mastering all the maneuvers with different types of sail (main, jib, genoa, Gennaker and Spi) and use of related on-board electronics with sailing and solo navigation.

In total, this cruising sailing course for adults (sailing clinic) lasts 18 totally practical hours. The activity is indicated for all levels.
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  • Plan
    The course will take place on Saturday and Sunday. Schedule:

    10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. - Course initiation and navigation.

    2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. — Pause in navigation.

    2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. - Day and night navigation.

    You will learn to:

    Correctly trim the mainsails, genoa and jib depending on the wind.
    Use and trim both a Gennaker and a Spi as a code 0 on a sailboat.
    Tacking and jibing with crew and alone and how to avoid involuntary jibes.
    How to deal with bad weather, safety techniques.
    Perform safe night navigation.
    Learn to use autopilot and solo navigation
    Use of electronics for sailing with the B&G Sailsteer program.
    Use of AIS.
    Rifling Sails and retaining greater.
    Stop the sailing boat.
    Loss of engine and sailing,
    Weather forecast and initiation to night navigation.
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Other information
We carry out the private cruise sailing course on the Dehler 34c cruise-racer sailboat from 2019. The sailboat is designed for 8 people for zone b, but for maximum learning and comfort a maximum of 4 crew members in total will participate.

Included Overnight stay from Saturday to Sunday.
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Ferran
Meet Ferran, the skipper
Verified professional skipper 3 reviews At Sailwiz since 2020
Professional Skipper of Pleasure Boats and Yachtmaster by the RYA and instructor of the official sailing qualification practices for the Skipper and Yacht Captain qualifications.
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Boat details

Sailing Cruiser-Regatta of the year 2020, optimized for regattas. Carbon stick and bowsprit.
It has a mainsail and Genoa for competition.
Code 0, Gennaker and spi.
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Specifications
  • Model: Dehler - 34c
  • Capacity: 8 spots
  • Length: 11.00 m
  • Cabins: 2
  • Year: 2020
  • Bathrooms: 1
Features
  • GPS
  • Life jackets
  • VHF
  • Sounding line
  • Electric windlass
  • Autopilot
  • Wind equipment
  • EPIRB
  • Shower
  • HI-FI equipment
  • Equipo de snorkel

Additional Information

Included
  • Insurance
  • Final cleaning
  • Costs of mooring and anchoring
  • Professional skipper
  • Gas
  • Skipper's food
Not included
  • Meals on board
Payment methods
  • Credit/debit card
  • Wire transfer

5 · 3 reviews

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    Vera
    December of 2023
    This course is very well prepared. We have had the opportunity to try many maneuvers and ask Ferran a thousand questions. These practices are indeed intense. I, personally, have made a lot of progress. Thanks Ferran and until next time!
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    Reply from Ferran
    Thank you very much Vera!!
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    José Ramón
    December of 2023
    Fantastic, very complete and well-used course, with an expert skipper who is super willing to teach
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    Reply from Ferran
    It has been a great pleasure to have you on board JoseRa!!
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    Jordi
    October of 2023
    Great to be able to participate in a high-altitude regatta with a very competitive and comfortable boat at the same time and with Ferran's experience and cordial treatment.
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    Reply from Ferran
    Thank you Jordi for your comment!
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  • 27 Apr · 2 days
    4 places available
    390 € /person
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