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RYA sail training school offering all levels of training from Competent Crew to Yacthmaster plus mileage, charter and lots more
Marina de Lagos, Lagos 8600-780, Portugal
+351 918 513 076
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Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

On my fourth visit here! This time I booked an Optimum course with my Son (17). The difference it made in having less students on the boat was perfect - not only did it give us more instruction time and hands-on opportunities, but it also...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank beeker2004
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Many thanks to Rob & Jules for arranging a first class week of sailing and instruction. Neil was an excellent - and patient - teacher. We were able to learn a lot, practice a lot and have a good time all within the one experience....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Graeme C
Reviewed 21 October 2018

We would like to thank the team at RUSailing for an excellent week of sail training. Under the expert tuition of Neil, one of their instructors, I completed my RYA Day Skipper Practical and my wife and 13 year old son completed their Competent Crew...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pioneer588540
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We recently hired Rob and his beloved Firefly for the week as a mix of half Competent Crew, half Day Skipper trainees. I am really pleased to say that it completely exceeded our already high expectations! The other reviews aren't underselling it. Rob and Jules...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Matt W
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We had a great week sailing with Rob on Firefly at the algarve. We joined Rusailing for our practical coastal skipper course. The tuition was excellent, totally adapted to everyone's personal level. The Yacht was more than sufficient stocked and well maintained. The course was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Julian S
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Firstly what an amazing experience, I have been sailing since I was a child with no formal training so taking this course was great for me to start back to basics with a modern cruiser racer. Rob was very pleasant company a font of all...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Mark C
Reviewed 18 August 2018

just completed day skipper practical course. Jules, Richard and Rob are some of the nicest people I've ever met. The boast are very clean and well maintained. the sails seemed to be new. intense 5 days of learning and fun! these guys love what they're...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank apintilie
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Contacted RU Sailing via email prior to our family holiday. The response was prompt professional and provided a solution to our needs to suit our family holiday plans and RU Sailings's training schedules. A day sail on Annecy a lovely well maintained and clean yacht...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 8 August 2018

I had some experience on Yachts, but this was a completely new experience for my wife and two children (10 and 13). I did the day skipper course, and the rest of the family did their competent crew award. Our trainer (Gary) was superb, great...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank J8604RBstevew
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Did a milage trip from Lagos, Portugal to Vigo, Spain with Rusailing and Richard as skipper. This was my third time with Rusailing, and first time with another skipper than Rob. Richard is also very good, experienced and taught me a lot. It was good...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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