6 Sailing Bags You Need On Your Boat

By: Partners

I have to stop complaining about how many shoes my wife has because I probably have that many sailing bags. Yes, I have too many sailing bags and I am proud of that.  You always need a good bag to carry your gear to and from your sailboat or to store much-needed equipment on your boat.  I tend to like bags that are waterproof, soft-sided, and easy to carry.  When I travel my bag has to be large enough to carry all of my gear and still be able to get past TSA and the overhead bin restrictions. Sailboats are …

Holiday Gift Guide For Sailors

2022 Holiday Gift Guide For Sailors

By: Equipment, Partners, Store

Is this the year that you get your shopping done early?  We are all trying to get ahead of the shopping frenzy and this year American Sailing is helping you find some great gift ideas for sailors. Don’t forget that you are a sailor as well, so grab yourself a few nice items from your wish list.  These gift ideas are perfect for sailors, outdoor enthusiasts, and any person who likes nice gear.   Remember, if you are an American Sailing Member, log in to your membership portal and explore your discounts on products from our partners. American Sailing Hat California …

The Best Gifts For Sailors This Father’s Day

By: Equipment, Members

Don’t go shopping for a tie this father’s day. This year your father’s day gift is going to be meaningful. Every sailor likes getting gear so why not get a fathers day gift that is perfect for every sailor. ASA members enjoy discounts on sailing gear and apparel. Already a member? Access Your Benefits Ronstan Quick Lock Winch Handles The Ronstan Quick-Lock™ is the quickest and most user friendly winch handle available for racing and cruising sailors alike. In addition to its super fast grab-and-release mechanism for fool-proof single handed removal, it is the only handle to feature an auto Quick-Lock …

The American Sailing Mother’s Day Gift Giving Guide

By: Equipment, Partners, women on the water

Every day should be Mother’s Day because most of us sailors probably were a handful and we somehow ended up ok. Well, at least most of us are ok, a lot of us are still a handful.  Mothers do a lot to foster whom we become as adults. If the mother in your life is a sailor she is probably raising young sailors who will learn to love the ocean, protect the environment and cherish the sailing lifestyle.  This Mother’s Day, give a gift that says you appreciate her. Mother’s Day Sailing Gift Ideas Somand Sailing Jacket View this post …

Holiday Gift Guide For Sailors

2021 Holiday Gift Guide For Sailors

By: Equipment, Partners, Store

What’s In Santa’s Sailing Bag For You? We understand it is better to give rather than receive and the holiday season is the best time to illustrate this edict. However, after you take a look at some of the gift ideas that we are suggesting you may start dropping a few hints about your Christmas wish list. Find the perfect gift for all the sailors in your life and then treat yourself to a few nice things. California Cowboy Girabaldi Robe Toadfish Drink Holders Lani Shades – Use Your ASA Member Discount Sailing Made Easy (ASA Textbook 101) American Sailing …

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American Sailing Educational Gifts

By: Equipment, Partners, Store

This Holiday Season Give the Gift of a Sailing Education It’s the holiday season and as much as you enjoy seeking out that perfect tie or the best fuzzy sweater this season give the gift of sailing education. Buy a sailing book or access to a weather webinar or even give the gift of sailing lessons. It’s so easy to give rather than receive when we give you so many options. American Sailing Guide To Educational Gifts Gift Certificate for Sailing Lessons Sailing Made Easy (ASA Textbook 101) Sailing Challenge App ASA 1-Year Membership Let’s Go Sailing (ASA Textbook 110) …

American Sailing Members Guide To Gifts

By: Equipment, Partners, Store

The holiday season is upon us and every sailor is making a list and checking it twice while trying to rectify being more naughty than nice. We are sailors so naturally, we have had a few indiscretions this past year but that does not mean we don’t want gifts. American Sailing Members can save on some great sailing gear while getting some new apparel and buying some holiday gifts. Members save on products from our partners so this holiday season make your ASA Membership work for you. American Sailing Guide To Holiday Gifts ASA 1-Year Membership American Sailing Apparel Gift …

American Sailing Black Friday Gift Ideas

By: Equipment, Partners, Store

For some reason, people love turkey on Thanksgiving and shopping on the day after the feast in honor of being thankful.  Naturally, we also love to eat and shop and we know that sailors want some special treats on Black Friday. This year American Sailing wants to help you find your way on Black Friday with some suggestions as well as some great deals. If you have to shop on Black Friday you might as well make some sailing-specific purchases. American Sailing Black Friday Shopping List American Sailing Apparel – 15% OFF Zhik Sailing Gear – 10% OFF Gift Certificate …