Cruisers Forum
 


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 20-01-2021, 15:49   #1
Registered User
 
V-Dog's Avatar

Join Date: Mar 2020
Location: St Louis, MO. Cruising grounds East Coast USA
Boat: Jeanneau 41DS
Posts: 8
Docking Instructor Ft. Pierce, FL area

A friend describes the only time he ever cursed at his children was when he took his family on vacation to Disney World. He is usually a pretty laid back guy but him forking out all that money to stand in long lines in the brutal Florida summer heat, his young kids getting tired and cranky, my friend lost his sh** at the happiest place on earth.

After previously owning smaller boats my wife and I purchased a large to us sailboat this past summer, a Jeanneau 41DS. My wife completed an ASA 101-104 course a few years ago and docked the schools Catalina 309 like a champ, but she is admittedly intimidated to dock our boat. Iím pretty competent at docking but in no way should I be teaching it... I know my limits. I also donít want to end up like my friend losing my sh** on my family.

I am looking to hire an ASA certified sailing instructor in the Ft. Pierce area for a day to teach my wife to dock our boat, in late February/early March timeframe. I reached out to water sailing">Blue Water Sailing School in Ft. Lauderdale but they could not accommodate at this time. Any other suggestions would be appreciated.

Thanks,
Andrew
V-Dog is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
Docking, dock

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Marina recommendations in the Fort Pierce area vpbarkley Liveaboard's Forum 0 08-08-2020 10:49
Surveyor recommendations - Fort Pierce, FL area Mystic38 Multihull Sailboats 3 13-08-2019 10:26
Recommendation Stainless Steel Work in Fort Pierce area gaucho Construction, Maintenance & Refit 5 27-07-2018 10:23

Advertise Here


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 20:52.


Google+
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.