Way down or way up in Patagonia channels
From September 1st to October 20th 2016
Puerto Montt to Ushuaia (55° South)
From April 1st to May 31st 2016
Ushuaia to Puerto Montt (41° South)
Cruise in Cap Horn and Beagle Channel glaciers
From October 25th to January 2nd 2017
and from February 15th to April 8th 2017.
14 days trip (see planning clicking on FIND OUT MORE)
Cette école s’adresse aussi bien aux débutants, qu’à des personnes qui ont déjà navigué et qui ont besoin de parfaire leurs connaissances, ou ceux qui envisagent de larguer les amarres avec leur propre bateau.
Elle peut se pratiquer dans le cadre des croisières que nous proposons ou sur les traversées océaniques.
Your skipper can train you to:
- Usual sailboat manoeuvres
- Navigation with today technological instruments (maps travers, GPS,..)
- Old fashionned navigation (calculation, astronomical navigation, ..)
- Maintaining a sailboat (mecanics, electricity, hydrolics)
See the CREW MEMBER CONTRACT To imperatively sign prior to departure
THE SAILING BOAT
Cruising - racing sailboat (ex Baracuda of Tarrant) which became famous during the RORC races in England, integrally refitted for extreme conditions in 2012 (insulation, heating system, interior fittings, autonomy, etc..). Fitted with 3 spacious double cabins (2 at the rear, 1 at the front), a large bathroom, equiped galley, and a large saloon. She can host up to 6 persons.
Comfy, rapid, solid et secured in all weather conditions, she will sails in symbiosis with elements, with the wind.Architect : Tony Gastro / Type ULDB (ultra light displacement)
Your captain holds a French Marine Marchande valid certificate as master for a vessel of this size and class (Brevet Capitain 500). He could skip cargos but made the choice of dedicating his life to professional yachting.
Sailing almost since he was born, he builds up his experience on more than 32 years of profesional carreer, on all types of sailing boats between 10 and 35 meters, through all the oceans of the globe.
He has completed sailing 25 trans-oceanics and a globe circumnavigation.
Spoken languages : French, Spanish, English, Portugese, fluently specially after the aperitif.