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If you are a Beginner and new to sailing, then this course is for you.......... WE OFFER HALF DAY AND FULL DAY INTRODUCTION TO SAILING COURSES... Cost: Half Day course  R1100.00 pp  and Full Day Course  R1600.00 pp.

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Sail in the Duncan Docks harbour area or the Ben Schoeman Container dock or experience the V&A Waterfront by boat, sail across Table Bay to Robben Island with Table Mountain as a spectacular backdrop..... or  

Go o­n an intimate romantic sunset cruise and have sundowners anchored off Clifton or Granger Bay near Mouille Point watching the sunset. For those who have more time, sail to Hout Bay. Further a field lies Cape Point and Simonstown or sail up the west coast to Dassen Island and Saldanha Bay.

These are just a few of the many options open to those wanting to spend a few hours, a day or even a few days o­n board an ocean cruising yacht. Whether you are a novice and have never sailed, or want to learn the art of sailing, navigation and seamanship, or just want to do something different and spend a few hours or days o­n the water sailing in o­ne of the most beautiful cities and coastlines in the world, then this Introduction to Sailing course is for you.

We cater for singles, couples or small groups to a max. of 8 persons.

Sailing is always weather and sea permitting. The skipper has the final say on this matter and will decide on the day.

Introduction to Sailing ( this is a Half Day or One Day course held any day from Wednesday to Sunday - You choose ) Cost R1100.00 pp for the Half Day & R1600pp. for the Full Day Course.


(Crew and skipperNormally , weather permitting . you can begin your course on weekends  or in the week. This One Day course is aimed at complete beginners to sailing and is a great deal of fun. Tuition takes place on board a cruising yacht in Table Bay, normally sailing anywhere between Blouberg, Robben Island and Clifton, or at times within the confines of the harbour precinct, i.e. Duncan Dock, Ben Schoeman Container Basin and the V&A Waterfront.

PS. At the end of the days sailing you will probably be ' hooked ' on sailing and will take it further to Competent Crew and Day Skipper level.

There is no minimum age limit and this is the ideal way for you to see if you enjoy the sailing experience.
Instructor to Student ratio: Max 1 : 5 or less.

Cost:  R1100.00 pp  for the Half Day and  R1600.00 pp.for the Full Day Course.

Fee includes the course notes & instruction if yu are doing the full day course.

How To Book a Course? Please request a registration form and disclaimer and send us proof of payment in full please.

Please bring warm clothes, something to eat and drink for yourself and shoes with non-marking soles.