Posts by harbor13

2017 Flotilla Dates Announced

May 6th-13th, 2017 The dates are set for the 2017 Harbor Sailboats Flotilla in the British Virgin Islands! Last year the club put together 10 boats with over 50 people in total. 15 knot tropical winds, 75-80 degree crystal blue water, a different island every day, and line of sight navigation make the BVI’s a must do! Harbor Sailboats will coordinate the entire trip including flight suggestions, booking of the yacht, provisions, and provide a daily itinerary while in the islands. With group activities like Hobie Cat racing and dinners, this will be a vacation you and the family will...

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ASA 106 Advanced Coastal Cruising

The once annual, Advanced Coastal Cruising (ASA 106) is set for October 24th-28th. This 5 day course will prepare students for longer trips like Mission Bay, Catalina, Dana Point, and the upcoming BVI flotilla! Students will spend 5 days cruising the Southern California coastline aboard the Oceanis 45 while also spending two nights in Catalina before heading home. Itinerary Monday 10/24- San Diego to Mission Bay (night navigation) Tuesday 10/25- Mission Bay to Dana Point Wednesday 10/26- Dana Point to Two Harbors, Catalina Thursday 10/27- Two Harbors to Avalon Friday 10/28- Avalon to...

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Membership Special

Join this month and receive a FREE ASA 101 sailing course ($350 value). After completion of the course, members will be certified to skipper their own Capri-22 until they have enough sea time to enter into the next class (asa 103). Added  Bonus… Within two weeks of passing ASA 101, all new members will receive a free rental of the Capri 22. Come out and sail!

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2016 Beneteau Oceanis 31 “Open”

Harbor Sailboats and Academy Yacht Sales are offering a very attractive charter placement program for the new Beneteau Oceanis 31 “Open”. Upon purchase of their yacht, participants will enjoy usage while receiving a monthly lease payment from Harbor Sailboats for an amount slightly greater than the mortgage payment. Additionally, Harbor Sailboats will cover all operating costs such as slip fees, insurance and maintenance. In other words, Harbor Sailboats pays everything! The only cost of ownership during this program is a down payment to a lender and any taxes/fees. Participating...

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Oceanis 35 Arrives at Harbor Sailboats

Welcome to the fleet “Silver Lining”, a 2015 Beneteau Oceanis 35. To the best of our knowledge this is the only Oceanis 35 available for charter in all of California. After being members for many years Tom and Linda decided they wanted to own a boat and knew fleet placement at Harbor Sailboats was the perfect fit, welcome aboard! The Oceanis 35 comes on the heels of the ground breaking and extremely successful Oceanis 38 (Luna Sea). The 35′ has an open interior with the forward bulkhead being removed thus converting the fwd cabin into more of a loft, for 35 feet the interior...

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