WORLD a dozen bunnies aboard for an Opening Day photo shoot in the waters off what is now SBC Park. • Carries up to 31 passengers. • Berthed at The Ramp restaurant, foot of Mariposa St., San Francisco. • Available for lunch and evening sails daily (individually ticketed), private group charters, and special events including corporate functions and ash scatterings. • (415) 861-2165; email: rubysailing@ sbcglobal.net; website: www. rubysailing.com
special events including corporate functions and baseball tailgate parties. • (415) 543-7333; email: rendezvous@ earthlink.net; website: www. rendezvouscharters.com Seaward: This 82-ft staysail schooner was a new addition to the Bay Area charter fleet last season, having arrived here from Boston last summer. Rather than doing typical daysails, during the The sail training schooner 'Seaward'.
Sea Raven: This comfortable 65-ft catamaran specializes in elegant dining cruises under sail, accommodating up to 30 guests for 'sit-down' dinners in her customized salon. For this purpose, she is completely unique within the Bay Area fleet, which, naturally, brings her plenty of corporate business and special-occasion charters. • Carries up to 48 passengers. • Berthed at South Beach Harbor, San Francisco. • Available for private charters only: dinner cruises, private group charters,
spring, summer and fall her primary function is running hands-on sail training for youngsters in, or near, the Bay. When winter approaches, she heads for the sunny latitudes of Mexico, where she offers a series of programs which combine education in traditional seamanship, study of the marine environment and fun in the sun. She is owned and operated by the nonprofit Call of the Sea organization. • Carries up to 45 passengers on day trips; 15 for overnights. • Berthed at Sausalito. • Available for youth sail training, overnight coastal trips, scheduled (individually ticketed) Friday night and Saturday sails, overnights to Drake's Bay and the Farrallons, private group charters and corporate events, plus 'adventure sailing' in Mexico during the winter. • (415) 331-3214; email: info@ callofthesea.org; website: www. callofthesea.org; and for Mexico: www. seawardadventures.org Team O'Neill: Based in Santa Cruz, this custom-built 65-ft cat is expansive, stable and fast — ideal for party charters
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Greece 2007 There is something very special about this trip. The region we will be sailing around has been determined by archeologists as the original site of Ithaca. This area offers some the best food and sight seeing and sailing. We are sailing a Bavaria 50 4 cabin 4 heads. $2375 pp or $4250 per cabin Leg 1: (April 14 to 24) Lefkas to Corfu Leg 2: (April 27 to May 7) Corfu to Lefkas Leg 3: (May 10 to May 20) Ionian Island Group
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CLUB SAIL & BBQ - This is the perfect introduction to sailing. Come sailing and bring a friend. Then afterwards join some of our members and enjoy a free BBQ. Call to RSVP. Space is limited. April 28th (10 - 4pm) Basic Keelboat.........................Apr 14,15,21,22 Basic Coastal...........................Apr 14,15,21,22 Combo (BKB & BCC)...................Apr 2-6, 16-20 Bareboat Course...................................May 4-6 Catamaran Course............................Apr. 21-22 Advanced Coastal Cruising...............Apr. 26-29
Captain’s License Cour se - U .S. Coast Guar d Appr oved Course U.S. Guard Appro We are the ONLY sailing school on San Francisco Bay that offers these courses with on site testing and on-the-water practical. Our pass rate is 100%. We Guarantee it. Convenient night and weekend classes make it ideal for all. OUPV (6 pack) - $895 & 100 Ton Master - $1095....Call for future dates. Page 198 •
• April, 2007
The April 2007 issue of the West's premier sailing and marine magazine.