Posts by harbor13

“Like New” Beneteau 31 Available for Fleet Ownership

Our Beneteau Yacht Sales partner, South Coast Yachts, have taken a 2016 Beneteau Oceanis 31 on trade and it qualifies as a rare opportunity to place a pre-owned boat into the Harbor Sailboats program.   The boat is by all accounts “new” with roughly 75 hours on her engine and a flawless interior. She currently sits with a full electronics package including a B&G touch screen plotter, wind instruments, depth, speed, GPS, VHF, and Auto Pilot. The interior is Alpi Mahogany with upgraded salon cushions and an open forward bulkhead that creates a more roomy interior. Asking...

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Do ASA Certifications Expire?

The simple answer is no, your American Sailing Association (ASA) certification does not expire. Certifications issued through the American Sailing Association come with lifetime designation, but this does not necessarily mean an individual is qualified to operate a desired sailboat. Alongside certification the most important thing one can have on their sailing resume is experience skippering sailboats at the certification level they desire. For example, an individual earns their ASA 101 certificate with Harbor Sailboats and then charters the Capri 22’ a half dozen times before moving...

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Youth Sailing Camp

Harbor Sailboats Youth Sailing Course Harbor Sailboats | (619) 291-9568   iSail@HarborSailboats.com   www.HarborSailboats.com 2040 Harbor Island Drive, Suite 104 , San Diego CA 92117   June 19 – 23, 2017 | 9a – 2p   From June 19-23 youth ages 7-16 are invited to learn the basics of sailing at Harbor Sailboats, located in Harbor Island West Marina. U.S.C.G. Captain and American Sailing Association (ASA) Licensed Instructors take students through the curriculum of ASA 101 Basic Keelboat. Over the course of five days, students learn the fundamentals of sailing and boating...

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Introduction to Sailing Clinic

Smell the wind and take the helm during our introduction to sailing clinic. A maximum 4 of students will be placed with a licensed and professional sailing instructor for a fun and educational time on the water. This two hour clinic will cover the basics of small keelboat sailing and will be 100% hands on. Students will take the helm, control the sails, and learn the language of sailing in a relaxed and fun setting. The clinic will be taught on the new Beneteau First 22, a boat that was specifically designed for new sailors. The boat is large, fast, and comfortable for all skill...

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San Diego Sunroad Marina Boat Show – January 26 – 29

Join us Thursday – Sunday, January 26-29, 2017 for the San Diego Big Bay Sunroad Marina Boat Show! Visit the booths of brands and companies you’ve come to know and love. The show also features new marine services and products, free boating seminars, boat rides, libations and more. See you there!   Show Hours Thursday, Jan 26, 12pm – 6pm Friday, Jan 27, 12pm – 6pm Saturday, Jan 28, 10am – 6pm Sunday, Jan 29, 10am – 6pm   Admission $13 for Adults. Children 12 & under, FREE. Active Military, EMTs, Police and Fire personnel are FREE on Thursday, January 26 and Friday,...

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