Living Aboard During the Corona Pandemic

A contribution from instructor Rob Lawnsby The ultimate social distancing is living on a boat with a month’s worth of food and anchoring in isolated coves. Sounds like a good idea. Our 35’ sailboat is in New Bern, North Carolina and our new houseboat is in the water...

Student Interview: Robert Jackson

Robert Jackson is one of our former students. We asked him to answer a few questions about his experience with our sailing classes! * * * When did you first start thinking about taking up sailing? What drove this idea in you? I was in college, very stressed. I went to...
Student Interview: Chris Stefaniak

Student Interview: Chris Stefaniak

Chris Stefaniak is one of our former students. We asked him to answer a few questions about his experience with our sailing classes! * * * When did you first start thinking about taking up sailing? What drove this idea in you? As a third generation sailor, I grew up...

Instructor Interview: Mary Connaughton

Mary began sailing after taking one of our courses and is now an instructor here at our school. She tells us about her adventures on the seas and the things she love about sailing:       1. How did you first get into sailing? I took ASA 101 at a lake near my home...

Instructor Interview: Rob Lawnsby

Rob has been a sailor for 40 years! He’s cruised all around the world living and loving life at sea and is now an instructor here at our school. He shares with us details of his sailing experiences and some essential tips for potential sailors: 1. How did you...