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Covid 19 Update

Yes, we are up and running! And actually quite busy. The Magnuson Marina Cove Resort is expected to reopen to the public September 8th. Until then then there is security on-site and we have access to shoreside bathroom facilities and ice.
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SmarterSail’s Chief Instructor Awarded Outstanding Instructor for 2014

Gary Wall has been recognized as one of ASA's Outstanding Instructors for 2014. This award goes to the top ten highest average ratings by their students in each of three groups based on teaching activity. Considering that there are over two thousand active ASA instructors, this places Outstanding Instructors in the top 1 ½ % of their peers for…
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Why the BVI?

Good question… Here are my Top 10 reasons: 1. Always warm - Even too warm in the summer if you don’t have A/C which most sailboats don’t. It’s not the daytime temps but it just doesn’t cool down at night. 2. 5nm-9nm between most islands – So you sail everywhere even if it takes you twice as…
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