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Rusailing Sail Training Academy - Day Classes

Marina de Lagos, Lagos 8600-780, Portugal
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Fantastic Experience

I did my Day Skipper on Firefly (X35) with the most fantastic instructor ever - Rob. We were 3... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
adamaszczos
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Rotkreuz, Switzerland
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Sail Training Trip

Mum, Dad and teenage son successfully completed our training with RUSailing over a week. Dad is now... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ginnette R
,
Liverpool, United Kingdom
via mobile
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RYA sail training school offering all levels of training from Competent Crew to Yacthmaster plus mileage, charter and lots more
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“competent crew” (14 reviews)
“coastal skipper” (17 reviews)
“sailing school” (19 reviews)
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Marina de Lagos, Lagos 8600-780, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I did my Day Skipper on Firefly (X35) with the most fantastic instructor ever - Rob. We were 3 students all together as a part of an optimal course. This was fantastic choice. All of us had enough attention and time to practice and experience...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mum, Dad and teenage son successfully completed our training with RUSailing over a week. Dad is now RYA Day Skipper and Mum and Son Competent Crew due to the excellent tuition provided by our friendly and professional instructor whose sense of humour and patience seemed...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went thru dayskipper training in Rusailing , the team Jules and Instructor Rob , very knowleadgeable and helpful in all aspects , for sure is a well spent time , and highly recommended for those into sailing and seamanship .

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Alagarve coast is a great place for sail training with the predominantly off shore northerly winds, beautiful coast lines, and welcoming quaint port towns. I highly recommend rusailing for your RYA classes. The instructor I had, Rob, has a way of instruction where the...More

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Reviewed February 27, 2018

One dreams of sailing or understanding a sailingboat with smallest effort possible, maximum safety, learning how to waypoint sharply the shortest and best routes with a ever happy crew .....come to Rusailing and learn from the best !

Thank Alexander S
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Reviewed December 20, 2017 via mobile

I have been sailing for most of my life and by the end of 2008 I had all the pre-requisites required to take my Yachtmaster exam but for a while I got distracted with offshore racing… fast forward to September this year and with 13,500...More

Thank Pedro L
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Reviewed November 26, 2017

My story with Russailing started about a year ago when after completing the theoretical RYA navigation exams online, I made a deep search of the RYA certified academies in Portugal with the intention of starting my practical training in sailing. My search was based finally...More

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Reviewed November 21, 2017

This is the place to learn and have fun. Rob is so enthusiastic and a joy to sail with – so much knowledge and experience. Excellent tuition without being intimidated in any way. We were on “Firefly “ a racy x-35 kept in Immaculate condition,...More

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Reviewed November 16, 2017 via mobile

Yet another great week with RUSailing. This time two friends and I had booked a visit with some instruction on the stuff you don't learn on RYA courses - advanced sail trimming and spinnaker use for downwind sailing. Great and relaxed tuition from Rob, even...More

Thank Quin29
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Reviewed October 10, 2017

Trying to find a school that would help me convert my sailing experience into a YM offshore certificate I contacted a lot of schools and RUSailing was the only one that provided me with such a high level of service during th booking process. Jules...More

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