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SailTime Virginia Beach

1525 Bayville St, Willoughby Harbor Marina, Norfolk, VA 23503-1060
+1 757-480-7245
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I'll be honest. I didn't love it. It was an overwhelming amount of information to familiarize... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
WeekendWarrier
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Portsmouth, Virginia
ASA Standard 101, Basic Keelboat Sailing

Great course. The two days were filled with lots of good instruction and practice. Study material... read more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
greg99c
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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SailTime is the world's leading boating membership company, offering flexible membership options, intelligent, carefree ownership program, plus award-winning training centers. SailTime makes boating easier than ever before!
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1525 Bayville St, Willoughby Harbor Marina, Norfolk, VA 23503-1060
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'll be honest. I didn't love it. It was an overwhelming amount of information to familiarize myself with in 2 days. Our books were mailed to the wrong address so we didn't get them early enough to really go through. To their credit, when I...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great course. The two days were filled with lots of good instruction and practice. Study material was clearly written and easy to understand. Capt. Jim Lant did a superb job of coordinating our practical experience, guiding us to achieve the maximum experience for our individual...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite the fact that I have sailed quite a bit, I’ve never endeavored to become ASA certified. SailTime classes with Jim and John are lots of fun. The Basic Keelboat class was enough to get me back in action on the water and to captivate...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2017

A great 3 hours away from the work setting, with folks playing different roles (captain, crew) to mix things up -- providing a memorable, relationship-strengthening experience for our company. The Charter captain provided the right amount of direct instruction while giving us space to enjoy...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

the lessons were well planned. sailing on the bay was beautiful and gave me confidence that i can handle a boat. i would recommend getting precise instructions to find the dock prior to arrival. i struggled finding the marina. norfolk is confusing and the roads...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

I took a 2 day ASA 101 course with Captain Jim. It was fantastic! In the 2 days of what seemed like just a good time sailing I learned so much and feel more confident now to take out a boat. It was a great...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Hi everyone, WOW! This was a fantastic experience. We signed up for the ASA 103/104 course. Kristen was on point with outstanding customer service. She ensured that we received the course materials well in advance of the start date. Additionally, she coordinated a make up...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Admin staff and instructor/boat captain highly professional and competent. Great quality equipment and communication pre-course as well. I highly recommend!!! Jim S.

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Reviewed 18 June 2017

I highly recommend the ASA 101 course at SailTime Va Beach. The course was practical, informative, useful, serious, and fun.

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Reviewed 27 March 2017

Kristen made it easy to charter a boat and work with our schedule. Very kind. Captain Jim checked in with us before the trip to make sure we brought the right clothes and knew where to catch the boat. He was also a great captain...More

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