Yacht Master Swift Fire Fighting Course

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JUST SAILING Yacht Master Fire Fighting Course. Checking in

  Yacht Master ‘Swift’ Having left the warmth of Italy our JUST SAILING YachtMaster ‘Swift’ relished the warmth of the two day STCW Fire Fighting Course. A fantastic experience as ever and all really enjoyed and learnt a lot. At the end of each day they did smell of smoke and knew they had had worked hard but voted it … Read More

Yachtmaster Swift Students First 10 Days

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JUST SAILING Yacht Master Swift Program. 1si week of sailing from Genoa Italy. Flew to Uk for STCW training, Tidal Masterclass, and passage making on Maud Ellen our new Bavaria 45. Murielle at the helm looking very concentrated
New Students Start Yachtmaster Swift ProgramThree students brave the winter weather to commence the Yachtmaster Swift Program. Corentin, Murielle and Dmitrii started on 12th January this year, after 8 days in Italy we flew to the UK to continue training with the STCW course. They have just finished two days completing the Fire Fighting Element and are all pretty hot ... Read More

Just Sailing has a new baby

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Just Sailing's new yacht Maud Ellen A Fantastic boat for all seasons and reasons. From Yacht Master to Family Cruise, Beginners week end of RYA Start Yachting, Corporate Events and Mile Building and Skippered Charter
Just Sailing is pleased and excited to welcome a new yacht to our fleet. Maud Ellen is a Bavaria 45 Cruiser, 4 double cabin version and ideal for all RYA Courses, Family Cruises, Mile Builders, Corporate Events and Skippered Charter. Lots of room with three ensuite facilities She is in the UK at the moment and we will be sailing ... Read More

Yachtmaster ‘SWIFT’ Program Launch


Photo of Just Sailing's training yacht 'No Rehearsal' on an RYA Yachtmaster Swift course.

The Professional Yachting Industry is developing faster than nearly any other sector. With more Large, Super and Mega Yachts coming on stream, the demand for experienced, professional and highly qualified crew at all levels is increasing rapidly. Just Sailing have just created the Yachtmaster Swift program an RYA Yachtmaster™  course to cater for this demand. There are many ‘Crew Placement … Read More

Take the next step after your skippered yacht charter or flotilla holiday

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If you have enjoyed the delights of a family holiday on a yacht this summer, why not consider taking the next step? Independence over when and where you go as well as the pleasure of being fully engaged in the running of your boat are key in appreciating all that a family sailing holiday has to offer. Bring your skills … Read More

Just Sailing celebrates launch in style

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The evening of Saturday 28th May saw the official launch of Just Sailing.  There was great live music, plenty to drink with laughter and dancing well into the night.  We were delighted to welcome so many of the crews and captains off the surrounding yachts as well as others connected to the thriving maritime and yachting industry in and around … Read More

‘No Rehearsal’ on her way to her new berth outside the Just Sailing office in Marina Genoa

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There are stringent regulations and rigorous standards which have to be met before a yacht can be coded for commercial use.  No Rehearsal has been thoroughly inspected and the Just Sailing operating procedures picked over with a fine-toothed comb.  We are delighted to say that both the boat herself and Just Sailing as an RYA accredited training centre have passed … Read More

View from the Just Sailing office

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It is easy to understand why there is a superyacht community here unrivalled anywhere else in Europe. We are within easy striking distance of Monaco, Antibes, Portofino, the Tuscany coast, Corsica and Sardinia’s jewel, the Costa Smerelda. Whether they are after secluded anchorages over white sand or the glamour of shops and night life, this is where the rich and … Read More

Loading a Winch

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For many, loading a winch is second nature, but are you doing it safely? The bigger the winch and the greater the load, the more serious the consequences of getting it wrong.

Meet The Just Sailing Boat

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The Just Sailing course boat is Bowman 40, one of the most iconic British built long distance yachts ever produced. Designed to look after her crew on long offshore passages in comfort, this is a proper yacht, superbly equipped and fully coded to ensure your comfort, safety and effective learning. This is her. Pictured above is the interior of No Rehearsal, … Read More

The Crew Lounge

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The Principal of Just Sailing catches up on some paperwork. The ‘Crew Lounge’ is a facility offered by the marina to visiting crew for their rest and recuperation. It is situated immediately next door to the Just Sailing office and available for the use and networking of Just Sailing customers.

Just Sailing Barbecue

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With several £100 million of yachts moored within 100 metres of this spot, crews spend the evening eating, drinking and most importantly networking at the Just Sailing barbecue on Thursday 7th April. This kind of event is invaluable to those seeking their first paid position on a superyacht or wanting advice on how best to enhance their yachting experience and … Read More