Puerto Rico Sailing School is located in Isleta Marina in a small island in Fajardo, half a mile from shore on the beautiful east coast of Puerto Rico. A small ferry runs every 15 minutes free of charge and takes you to the pretty Isleta Marina in an enjoyable 5 minute journey. Our location is surrounded by many tourist attractions and is walking distance from hotels, inns & other accommodations. For suggestions please don’t hesitate to ask.
By choosing us and the warm Caribbean waters we call home you are assured of dedicated instruction, expert knowledge of all aspects of sailing and the Caribbean. We are the only ASA affiliate school dedicated just to teaching sailing, and with an ASA 2013 Outstanding Instructor as your captain and instructor you can let our expertise be your confidence. So whether you are beginning, improving or advanced we want to work with you to get you to the next level of your sailing odyssey. On the water lessons will be in protected Caribbean waters off the East Coast of PR surrounded by numerous beautiful islands and cays. Two of our favorites include Culebra and Vieques which are regularly mentioned in travel articles as areas of outstanding natural beauty. You can can look forward to exploring these and many other gems during your time with us.
Learn to skipper a 20' - 27' sloop-rigged keelboat by day, in light to moderate winds and sea conditions. Learn basic sailing terminology, parts and functions, helm commands, basic sail trim, points of sail, buoyage, seamanship and safety including basic navigation rules to avoid collisions and hazards.
Learn to skipper a sloop-rigged auxiliary powered 25'-35' keelboat by day in moderate winds and sea conditions. Learn cruising sailboat terminology, basic boat systems, auxiliary engine operation, docking procedures, intermediate sail trim, navigation rules, basic coastal navigation, anchoring, weather, safety and seamanship.
Learn how to sail a sloop-rigged, auxiliary powered 30'-45' sailboat during a multi-day cruise upon inland/coastal waters in moderate/heavy winds and sea conditions. Learn about provisioning, boat systems, auxiliary engines, advanced sail trim, coastal navigation, anchoring / mooring, docking, emergency operations, weather, and more.
Desire to improve or re-familiarize sailing knowledge and skills imparted during previous ASA keelboat certification course(s). Student and Instructor jointly decide on goals prior to the start of the review. Student receives a written, personalized Recommended Plan suggesting steps for continued improvement in knowledge and skills proficiencies after the review is completed. This review may be taken multiple times.
Puerto Rico Sailing School
|Address||Isleta MarinaFajardoPuerto RicoUnited Sates|