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Salty Dawgs Plan Fall 2013 Cruising Rally, Seminar Program

The Salty Dawg Rally (SDR), a free cruising rally that has quickly grown to be the most popular one of its kind on the U.S. East Coast, announces the fall 2013 schedule, and has attracted more than 70 registered boats … Continue reading

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Diesel Maintenance Seminars with Mack Boring

Mack Boring & Parts Company has announced the 2013-2014 calendar of Marine Diesel Maintenance Seminars. These popular seminars give sailboat and powerboat owners an opportunity to become more familiar with their engines. Through the seminars, boat owners can develop a greater … Continue reading

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Northern California Boat Fest Starts Today

Northern California Boat Fest is an annual 4-day event for all types of boaters. This year’s event starts on Thursday May 16th and concludes on Sunday the 19th. Held at Marina Village Yacht Harbor in Alameda, California. Boat Fest includes … Continue reading

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Extend Your Range

Whether you’re thinking about learning how to sail a dinghy or planning your first extended cruise, the National Women’s Sailing Association’s (NWSA) 12th conference on June 1st in Marblehead, MA can help.  This year an experienced panel of women sailors … Continue reading

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USWatercraft Rendezvous

Join USWatercraft at their new location in Warren, RI on March 9th for a full day rendezvous!  Learn more about the Alerion, True North, and JBoats. Discover how Waterline Systems can enhance and fine-tune your sailing and racing experience. Mingle with fellow sailors, boat owners and … Continue reading

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Pacific Offshore Academy Announces 2013 Seminar Schedule

Back by Popular Demand: the Pacific Offshore Academy will continue its highly-regarded seminar series with two events scheduled in 2013, addressing many topics key to any offshore voyage. The dates for 2013 will be June 23 and October 19. You can … Continue reading

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BWS to Sponsor Seminars at Strictly Sail Pacific; Plus Discounted Tickets!

Strictly Sail Pacific is just around the corner and is loaded with exciting activities. Blue Water Sailing will sponsor more than 100 free seminars from cruising experts including Pam Wall, Lee Chesneau, John and Amanda Neal, and BWS‘ own George … Continue reading

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Newport Charter Yacht Show Announces Seminars

The Newport Charter Yacht Show is under new ownership and is gearing up for the big event scheduled to take place from June 18-21 at the Newport Yachting Center immediately before the start of the America’s Cup World Series. The … Continue reading

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10th Annual Medicine for Mariners and Safety at Sea Conference

This is a great program that allows you to combine a nice getaway with crucial information that all offshore sailors need to know. Following 9 successful years of medical training on the water, The Moorings and MedSail have announced the … Continue reading

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StarPath Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Online Course Offerings

Starpath, the site for online marine navigation and weather courses, is celebrating its 10th anniversary.  When the site launched its first online course in 2001 it was basing its program on 20 years of classroom experience with more than 26,000 … Continue reading

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No Registration? No Problem! Safety at Sea Seminar Welcomes Walk-ins

The Newport Bermuda Race Safety at Sea Seminar on March 17-18 introduces a new approach to safety education. The seminar serves sailors in the 2012 Newport Bermuda Race as well as delivery and crews returning from Bermuda and other offshore … Continue reading

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Pacific Cup to Offer Race Preparation Seminars

The fourth installment of Pacific Cup seminars will take place on March 18, at the Richmond Yacht Club. This half-day seminar will cover weather, tactics, downwind driving, provisioning, and personal welfare with a focus on sun, salt and watches. Small … Continue reading

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Blue Water Sailing Sponsors FREE Seminars at Strictly Sail Miami

Next week at the Strictly Sail Miami sailboat show (February 16 -20 at Miamarina at Bayside), Blue Water Sailing magazine and Cruising Compass are sponsoring four days of free seminars for sailors, cruisers and racers.  The seminars are complimentary with … Continue reading

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Weather4Sailors & North U to Offer Webinars on Communications and Weather

Weather4Sailors.com has teamed up with North U to offer a series of webinars this spring. The first webinar entitled Onboard Communcications & Reading and Interpreting Weather Data will take place in a two part series of three hour sessions in … Continue reading

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John and Amanda Neal to Present Seminars at Seattle Boat Show

Veteran sailors John and Amanda Neal will present a series of six FREE seminars at the Seattle Boat Show, February 3-5. The offerings include Galley Essentials with Amanda, Diesel Engine Essentials, Ocean Cruising Countdown, South Pacific Cruising from Seattle to New Zealand, and Mastering … Continue reading

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Bermuda Ocean Race Seminar

For those entering or considering the Bermuda Ocean Race, organizers are hosting a seminar entitled “Navigation Know-How: Combining Common Sense with Technology” on February 11 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Eastport Volunteer Fire Department, located at 914 … Continue reading

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Sea Hawk Seminar Today for Clearwater, FL Area Residents

Sea Hawk is hosting a two-day seminar at Quaker Steak & Lube. It started yesterday, but there’s still time to take advantage of it! Today, Thursday, Dec. 8, the seminar will offer the following activities:

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SCCA’s 36th Annual Melbourne Gam

The SSCA’s biggest party of the year will be held this weekend, November 11-13, at the Eau Gallie Civic Center in Melbourne, FL. Members and non-members alike are welcome to enjoy three days of nautical fun, including two full days … Continue reading

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“Using Weather Wisely” Seminar

The Annapolis to Bermuda Race will host a seminar called “Using Weather Wisely” at Bacon Sails & Marine Supplies in Annapolis on Saturday, Nov. 19 from 9a.m.–12p.m. The focus will be on weather patterns for the Chesapeake Bay, Gulf Stream … Continue reading

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Great Lakes Cruising Club Online Seminars

The Great Lakes Cruising Club School is set to begin their winter Webinars on October 25. While the course offerings include many topics with a Great Lakes focus, they also include topics such as Knowing Your Boat Mechanically, Marine Weather … Continue reading

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