Rob Swain Sailing School and Charters to open its New England Campus June 2009
May 1, 2009
Rob Swain Sailing School and Charters (RSSS) announces the opening of its New England campus in Portsmouth, Rhode Island. RSSS will offer beginner through advanced sailing courses from its new Rhode Island location beginning June 12th.
Rob Swain Sailing School and Charters' New England campus is located in Brewer's Sakonnet Marina on Aquidneck Island. This full service marina, offers a quiet and relaxing atmosphere, and just 40 minutes from the Providence, Rhode Island Airport (PVD) and one hour drive from Boston’s Logan Airport (BOS).
RSSS will offer its two and three day Basic Keelboat training on J22s. A popular boat amongst smaller keelboat sailors, the J22 is tiller driven, safe, responsive and fun to sail; an ideal training boat and day sailor.
For cruising courses, RSSS will offer Live Aboard Cruising (US Sailing Bareboat Cruising certification) training on a Swan 48 and Lagoon 440 catamaran. A popular yacht for sailing the waters of New England Nautor’s Swan 48 exemplifies superior craftsmanship, elegance and unsurpassed sailing characteristics. Also available for Live Aboard and Catamaran Cruising courses will be the Lagoon 440 catamaran 4 cabins, 4 heads with flybridge. A rarity in New England, book the Lagoon 440 early to secure your preferred dates.
Group and private courses will be available as well non instructional, skippered charters, day sails and corporate sailing opportunities. Courses and charter will run through mid October. US Sailing certification programs offered for Basic Keelboat through Coastal Passage Making. To receive more information on our courses and charters, please call 401 293-0438 or 1 800 948-7245 (SAIL) or by email