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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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Opening Day 2017 – Sat, April 8

Mark your calendar for the annual Harbor Sailboats Opening Day celebration on April 8th. Across the country yacht clubs and sailing clubs kick off the start of the sailing season with an opening day celebration. San Diego sailing is year-around but that doesn’t mean we cant have a party too! Who: All members and their friends and family What: Charter any boat in the fleet and put together a crew to compete in the fun and relaxed “race” (more like a parade) around the bay. Dock BBQ/drinks and awards to follow. When: Saturday, April 8th from 10:30am to around 6pm. Skippers...

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