Discover Sailing Lessons are an excellent introduction to sailing or refresher to regain your sailing confidence.
This 3 hour on the water workshop teaches Basic Sailing Terminology, Parts and Functions, Helm commands, Sail trim, seamanship and safety while sailing. Each workshop is during the afternoon, beginning at 1 pm.
Customize your workshop or workshops to fit your schedule and level of experience. We will happily assist in scheduling your workshop.
Each class is $300.00 per student, with a limit of 4 students per class.
3 days (18 hours)
Learn how to safely and efficiently sail boats up to 30 feet long, in light to moderate wind and sea conditions. Basic Sailing Terminology, Parts and Functions, Helm Commands, Sail trim, seamanship, safety, navigation, aids to navigation, Radio communication. Skills: Hoist/set sails safely and correctly to obtain proper sail trim, points of sail, and tacking. Getting out of Irons, heaving to and rules of the road.
Each class is $695 per student, with a limit of 4 students per class.
NauticEd Sailing Certification
We offer sailing certification through NauticEd.org, “The worlds most advanced sailing education and sailing certification program.” A globally recognized sailing accreditation program. After completing the online course, our instructor will sail with you through the practical exercises and sign off in your online logbook.
NauticEd Proficiency Sails (each day is a minimum of four hours on the water)
1 student $400, for first day, each day there after $300,
2 students $700, for first day, each day there after $400
Limit of two students per NauticEd Proficiency Sails
Just Sailing is available year round and books all courses by request only. A minimum of seven days’ notice and a 50% refundable deposit is required for reservation confirmation. The remaining balance is due the day of the proficiency sail or lessons. Cancellations are allowed 2 days prior to the scheduled course date, otherwise the deposit is forfeited. We do our best to assist with all rescheduling request if done so 2 days prior to the scheduled course date. In the case of inclement weather, we will do our best to reschedule at no cost. Prices are subject to change without notice.
If you live in or are vacationing around the Destin, Okaloosa Island, Miramar Beach, Sandestin, Santa Rosa Beach, 30A, Grayton Beach, Rosemary Beach WaterColor, Dune Allen, Seacrest Beach, Alys Beach, Seaside, Crystal Beach, WaterSound, Fort Walton Beach, Shalimar, Navarre, Niceville, Gulf Breeze, Panama City Beach, Florida areas then give us a call. We want to share sailing with you.
Destin sailing charters will allow you to see the Emerald Coast from a different perspective. Sail into the smooth waters of Choctawhatchee Bay and watch for Dolphins. Relax for a few hours under the bimini, sunbathe on deck, trim the sails. We happily assist you with to customizing your private charter for sailing into the Gulf of Mexico and in making plans for a full day of sailing or for a few hours.
Captain Bonny Todd has been sailing for over thirty years. She enjoys sharing her passion and knowledge of sailing. Captain Bonny is an American Sailing Association Certified Sailing Instructor for Basic Keelboat Sailing through Advance Cruising, Licensed US Coast Guard Captain and holds an International Certificate of Competency from the Royal Yachting Association.