Sailor Gift Ideas
The Gift of Sailing – gift ideas for your favorite sailor. Sailing is the gift that keeps giving whether by helping someone achieve their goals and dreams with a sailing course, spending time on the water with friends and family, Virtual Reality sailing, NauticEd Swag, taking a sailing vacation or join a flotilla, or the ultimate gift of life fighting childhood cancer!! And, of course our friends at Latitudes and Attitudes off a free subscription as a stocking stuffer or added gift.
Last minute gift – no worries!
NauticEd has you covered. All of our online course gifting is digital, and our clever sailor elves designed gifting to be delivered on the date you choose! So don’t worry about your gift being landlocked in a truck in Angola or floating offshore off LA – NauticEd gifting is designed to be the right gift at the right time. Always. How to gift NauticEd Courses ›
Sailing Course Bundles
Bundled courses are a great gift for any sailor, giving them the knowledge and skills that will last them a lifetime. Courses are bundled together at a discount, and each bundle is specific to different skills and sailing goals.
Individual Sailing Courses
With a selection of over 25 sailing courses, you can find the perfect course for your sailor. Select one or several courses, whichever course will delight them and help achieve their sailing goals.
View Individual Sailing Courses ›
Virtual Reality Sailing *NEW*
Watch the VR Trailer
New for 2022 is sailing in Virtual Reality (VR). You’ll (or gift recipient) will be AMAZED by not only sailing in VR, but also by all the other applications, videos, etc… available with a Meta Quest 2 headset (hint: sailing is a great excuse to get VR)!
The sailing course is fully-immersive Virtual Reality sailing course and entertainment. Sailors are literally “on the boat” in a true 3D environment, first person perspective with authentic sail and steering controls, and utilizing real-world physics to learn and play. Learn more here ›
View Virtual Reality Sailing Course ›
What a better gift than surprising your loved ones with a sailing vacation anywhere in the world!? If with a family (or new to chartering), consider joining a flotilla in Croatia or Greece.
NauticEd’s team includes full-service yacht charter agents ready to assist you when planning a sailing vacation anywhere in the world. We don’t charge a fee – actually, we will probably save you money because of our extended search capabilities. To inquire about a sailing vacation or charter, start here >.
Family-Friendly Sailing Flotillas
Flotillas are great fun whether you’re an experienced voyager or new to chartering an area! If new, then flotillas are an opportunity to gain experience with the safety and companionship of the group. Charter a boat for your family and friends, or rent a cabin on another boat. Enjoy the sailing and discovering ancient cities, remote beaches, and hidden bays with plenty of activities.
March 2023 British Virgin Islands Flotilla ›
June 2023 Croatia Flotilla ›
June 2023 Ionians, Greece Flotilla ›
July 2023 Sardinia, Italy Flotilla ›
Gift of Life – Fight Childhood Cancer
Join NauticEd in the fight against Childhood Brain Cancer.
Your gift helps save the lives of children suffering from brain cancer by supporting families and helping groundbreaking advances in Immunotherapy Treatment become available to all children.
A selection of fun t-shirts, tank tops, and tote bags from NauticEd. Priced from $18.99 to $22.99, these make for great stocking stuffers!
How to gift NauticEd Courses
Give any of our sailing courses to a friend or family, AND if you purchase more than $75 then we will give you a $75 credit in your account as a gift from NauticEd.
1. Go to Give a sailing course to a friend >
2. Enter their email address. Note the system will search to see if they have any courses so you don’t gift what they already may have.
3. Select the courses, add delivery date, and add a personalized message
Pay and done!
The recipient will receive the course with instructions on the date that your provided. If you elected to receive a credit (and purchase was more than $75), then the credit will show on your account.
Sailor Holiday Cheer!
Team NauticEd likes to have fun – like too many eggnog’s worth of fun when selecting our fearless leader Grant Headifen’s (Global Director of Education) holiday pic. Below, sharing some of our choices – Salty Sailor joking aside…
We wish you and yours a GREAT holiday filled with joy and laughter with family and friends.
Rudolf? This was a bit too comical.
Santa’s Helper? Not really, Grant’s the boss…
Not sure if this is a sailing Santa or Yeti. A bit too creepy.
Grinch? HA! Just right (smile)
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