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Sailing in Grenada and St. Vincent & The Grenadines

Sailing Grenada and St. Vincent and the Grenadines

There are several ways to sail the Grenada/Grenadines areas: A one-way drop of starting in St. Vincent or even the farther island to the north of St. Lucia and ending in St. Georges, Grenada OR you can start in St Georges, Grenada and sail north then returning to St. Georges. The one-way drop-off option whereby you start in St Vincent or St Lucia costs a little more to have the boat delivered back north but it does create a great trip as the wind angle for most of the trip will be a beam reach or broad reach on your port. We don’t recommend doing a one-way drop off whereby starting in Grenada and sailing north as this will mostly be close hauling all the way with many tacks making your time unrealistic.
May 14, 2024/by Grant Headifen
Vacation or a certification?

Getting a Sailing Qualification while on a Sailing Vacation

While training and earning a sailing certification while on a vacation is possible, it doesn’t make nearly as much sense as you may think if you focus on 2 key questions.
April 24, 2024/by Grant Headifen
NauticEd offers the RYA Day Skipper online course

RYA Day Skipper with NauticEd

Learn the difference between the RYA Day Skipper Course and The NauticEd Skipper Course, and choose which course and sailing license will be best for you!
April 1, 2024/by Grant Headifen
Provisioning for yacht charter

PROVISIONING FOR CHARTER IN THE BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS

Along with places to provision, we also provide some key tips to help become competent in this skill, and some handy reference sheets.  And last—we present restaurant recommendations so that on the nights you’re not cooking, eating, or cleaning aboard, you can enjoy some of the delicious BVI cuisine on shore.
March 30, 2024/by Lauren Zykorie
SailTies and NauticEd

NauticEd uses the SailTies GPS Tracking App

The strengthened partnership between NauticEd and SailTies is a testament to their commitment to advancing sailing education and experience tracking. By focusing on what each does best—NauticEd in creating competent sailors through education and SailTies in tracking and sharing sailing adventures—this collaboration is setting new standards in the sailing community. Sailors can now enjoy the best of both worlds: an educational platform that builds competence and a tracking app that validates and shares their seafaring experiences with the world.
March 29, 2024/by Grant Headifen
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St. Martin Flotilla – March 2025

Come join the NauticEd team as we adventure to St. Martin on our family-friendly March 2025 St. Martin Flotilla.
March 21, 2024/by Emily Leach
Last updated on May 11th, 2024