Schedule of Courses
Ocean Training Cruises
In 2000, we'll conduct three Mystic cruises using an Island
Packet 45 sailing yacht as follows:
A 350 mile, one-way cruise from Norfolk, VA to Mystic, CT sailing by the coastal waters of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey and Long Island Sound.
A 300 mile cruise from Mystic, CT to Nantucket Island and return,
sailing by The Race, Montauk Point, Block Island, Newport,
Buzzard's Bay, Martha's Vineyard, Noman's Land and more.
A 300 mile, one way cruise from Mystic, CT to Rock Hall, MD on
the Chesapeake Bay sailing by Montauk Point, Long Island, Sandy
Hook and Cape May, NJ then through Delaware Bay, the C&D
Canal and Chesapeake Bay.
with rotating watches, cat naps, a variety of weather conditions,
restricted visibility, safety harnesses, foul weather gear, ship traffic,
radio & radar contact, navigational challenges, landfall, port entry
and much more.
Crew includes our Captain and five student crew members each with basic
and intermediate sailing experience on large sailing yachts. On
These cruises provide an advanced, hands-on learning experience