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U-SAIL of Central Florida

531 N Palmetto Ave, A-Dock, Sanford, FL 32771-1353
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Just completed ASA101

A friend and I just completed ASA101 with U-Sail. I started this with absolutely no knowledge of... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2018
Christopher W
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Orlando, Florida
You made me love sailing!

Best money and time I ever spent. Opened up a lifetime of adventure and memories. Don't let your... read more

Reviewed November 18, 2016
Byronethejp
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Celebration, Florida
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U-SAIL of Central Florida is a great place to learn the sailing basics. We are located on the protected waters of Lake Monroe, part of the beautiful St. Johns River and just minutes from Orlando. Our fleet consists of keelboat in sizes from 18' to 30', fully rigged and coast guard compliant. Captain/Instructors have 30+ years of sailing experience both racing and cruising. U-Sail was selected as one of the Outstanding Sailing Schools for 2012 by the American Sailing Association (ASA), based on student evaluations. Once you've completed your certifications, join the sailboat club, an easy and accessible way to practice your new skills. Services provided by U-SAIL include basic sailing lessons on keelboats with ASA certifications, plus basic coastal cruising courses and coastal navigation. Anyone curious about the exciting world of sailing can also request an Introduction to sailing (a two hour sailing experience with a captain/instructor). We pride ourselves in making learning to sail fun and accessible to all types of schedules.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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531 N Palmetto Ave, A-Dock, Sanford, FL 32771-1353
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Reviewed May 4, 2018

A friend and I just completed ASA101 with U-Sail. I started this with absolutely no knowledge of boating, and my friend had quite a bit of knowledge about boating but was completely new to sailing. We looked at several other sailing courses local to the...More

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usail129, Owner at U-SAIL of Central Florida, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you, Christopher. It was my pleasure to share my passion for sailing with you and your crew. Look forward to sailing with you in the future. Fair Winds, Capt DJ

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Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

Best money and time I ever spent. Opened up a lifetime of adventure and memories. Don't let your life go by without taking advantage of this fantastic opportunity!

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Reviewed May 11, 2014

My wife and I took the Introduction to Sailing Course with Captain DJ yesterday and had a great time. Captain DJ was very knowledgable and fun; she taught us a lot in just 2 hours. We were fortunate to have good weather, and being out...More

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Reviewed February 16, 2014

My sister and I took a basic sailing class and it was the best experience.. Will be going back in march.. Can't wait!! U sail is in a class of its own!!

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Reviewed July 22, 2013

I was lucky enough to have the time to sail with Captain DJ, What a great experience , I haven't sailed much , DJ was a wonderful instructor for anyone from beginner to advanced, If you want to learn to sail or you have been...More

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Reviewed June 2, 2013

Our family spent three days with Captain DJ learning the basics of sailing. It is very evident why she recently won an award for the best sailing school in America! She was very thorough and patient with us. We came out feeling confident to now...More

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Reviewed May 15, 2012

I just cannot express how much their 2 hour Introduction to Sailing has meant to me. Capt DJ made our experience not only fun but totally overcame our apprehension about tipping over in a sailboat. This has completely invigorated my 67 year old brain and...More

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