The country’s foremost sailing experts present a sailing symposium like no other.
The American Sailing Summit in Annapolis at the 2018 United States Sailboat Show.
IMAGINE THE POSSIBILITIES
Select from eight days of workshops, on-board trainings, and educational seminars presented by: Annapolis Boat Shows, Blue Water Sailing, Chesapeake Bay, and Cruising World magazines, and others to be announced.
Learn from some of the world’s most renowned sailors.
Cruisers University – October 8–11, 2018
The Ultimate Aid to Navigation
Explore more than 50 courses taught by expert instructors. Register for 1- 4 days of classes.
First Sail Workshops – October 4 – 8, 2018
Take the Wheel Interactive Workshop/Boat Demo –
October 5 – 7, 2018
Searching for the sailboat of your dreams? This program allows you to demo two sailboats –you choose from eight spectacular catamarans and monohulls.
Following a morning session on boat buying, operation and design, you will spend an afternoon on the water, compare one boat against the other, and narrow the search for your new boat.
Two Can Sail Presents:
Couples Cruising Seminar – Saturday, October 6, 2018
This all-day seminar is aimed at couples planning coastal and Caribbean cruises. Topics include: Charting a 5-Step Plan, Boat & Equipment Choices for 2, Yacht Maintenance is Not Pick or Blue, and Fear Factor. It will give you both the tools and perspectives you need to safely pursue the cruising lifestyle. Team Jeff & Jean rely on their experience of more than 60 years of cruising, racing and teaching.
Catamaran Cruising Seminar – Sunday, October 7, 2018
Catamarans bring unique aspects to the cruising life and require different “care and feeding” than monohulls. Topics include: Catamaran Design & Construction, Budget, Shopping for Cats, Fear Factor, Docking & Anchoring. Limited to a small group, this personalized seminar will help you go from talking about buying a catamaran to living aboard your dream yacht. Sponsored by Multihulls Quarterly.
Cruising World Magazine Presents:
Make Your Escape – Catamaran Edition October 5, 2018
Cruising World will host a unique line up of experts to help you find the right boat, understand the logistics and identify the skills you’ll need to sail (or power) off on a modern multihull. Whether you have spent a lifetime sailing or just dreaming about it…. you can escape, and we can help.
Free Seminars on Sailing – October 5th, 6th & 7th