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EDUCATIONAL SAILING & YACHT DELIVERY SERVICES

2469 North River Road, New Hope, PA 18938

Phones: h/o 215.862-5721-- c 215.262.2075

 

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REPRESENTATIVE VOYAGES

ASA TRAINING VOYAGES

2009/10

TRAINING CRUISES

FROM THE LOG

CLIENTS, COLLEAGUES & CREW COMMENTS

ASSOCIATES

VESSEL REQUIREMENTS

CREW REQUIREMENTS

STUDENT CREW REQUIREMENTS

For Ocean Training, indeed all voyages:

·         Good physical condition  -  a recent physical exam

·         Intermediate to advanced sailing experience – to ASA 104 level or better

·         3 or 4 seasons of coastwise or inland  sailing experience with some overnight.

·         An aggressive learning attitude

·         Willingness to share skills, knowledge and chores with shipmates

CREW REQUIRED “KIT”  PERSONAL GEAR

                1.   harness  and tether

                2.   rigging  knife and/or multi tool

                3.   personal  strobe light - attach to harness

                4.   small flashlight - rigged for night vision - (dim light or red lens)

                5.   whistle

                6.   sleeping  gear--- blanket or sleeping bag and pillow case      

                7.   appropriate foul weather gear – consider the voyage  latitudes

Personal  Papers:

Passport and Copies of any licenses that may be required in foreign ports

Cash adequate for personal needs, travelers checks, credit cards

Airline tickets necessary for return (req. by ports of entry), frequent flyer cards

Clothing & Personal  Gear:

CLOTHING:  foul weather gear,  sea boots (if needed),  gloves,  2 or 3 hats, two sets sweat suits - one shirt with hood, sweater, ample socks & underwear, long pants, 2 shorts, bathing suit,  ample t shirts, at least one long sleeve shirt, sun UV protective clothing,  etc.

MEDICATIONS:  Bonine or other motion sickness medication,  personal medications,  Sun Block, Chap Stick, 

HYGIENE:  dental care gear, towels,  wash cloth,   soaps,  razors,  dop kit -- note that water use for personal hygiene purposes will be severely restricted!  Sea water will be used where possible for bathing and cleaning.

Also Consider

Educational gear (e.g.celestial navigation forms and texts), sextant, GPS receiver and other navigational tools &  charts, camera, reading material, personal tape player and tapes, favorite snacks, etc., etc.

Reading Material, etc.  for leisure time.....

Travel light! - bring only what is necessary....  Most people bring too many clothing items.  Remember, you’ll be carrying your gear back with you through airports and such!

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