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"Sail First 10"

Discover the exciting sport of sailing in Cyprus with our company Sail First. Perfect weather and steady winds will make your sailing unforgettable!!!

Sail First owns a Royal Yachting Association (RYA) sailing school specializing in practical sailing courses.

All our practical courses are operated on RYA certified yacht, Beneteau First CR 40. Our RYA certified and trained instructors are extremely experienced and professional, having a wide knowledge of the area. This combination ensures that you get safe and quality training and an experience of a life time in unique and beautiful Cyprus!

No matter if you are an absolute beginner or an experienced sailor, after the successful completion of the course, you will worthily obtain a worldwide recognized RYA certificate.

Cyprus is an island of spectacular natural attractions, world heritage sites, delicious cuisine and unique atmosphere of local hospitality.


Sailing Coastal Skipper 5 Day Course (RYA), Paphos
/ Cyprus, Paphos

Syllabus

1. Passage planning
2. Preparation for sea
3. Pilotage
4. Passage making and ability as skipper
5. Yacht handling under power
6.Yacht handling under sail
7. Adverse weather conditions
8. Emergency situations

Ability after course: Able to skipper a yacht on coastal passages by day and night.

* RYA (Royal Yachting Association) certification.

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700
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Sailing Competent Crew 5 Day Course (RYA), Paphos
/ Cyprus, Paphos

Syllabus

1. Knowledge of sea terms and parts of a boat, rigging and sails
2. Sail handling
3. Rope work
4. Fire precautions and fighting
5. Personal safety equipment
6. Man overboard
7. Emergency equipment
8. Manners and customs
9. Rules of the road
10. Dinghies
11. Meteorology
12. Seasickness
13. Helmsman ship and sailing
14. General Duties

Ability after course: Useful Crew Member.

* RYA (Royal Yachting Association) certification.

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700
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Sailing Day Skipper 5 Day Course (RYA), Paphos
/ Cyprus, Paphos

Syllabus

1. Knowledge of competent crew material.
2. Preparation for sea.
3. Deck work.
4. Navigation.
5. Pilotage.
6. Meteorology.
7. Rules of the road.
8. Maintenance and repair work.
9. Engines.
10. Understand how to operate a yacht.
11. Emergency situations.
12. Yacht handling under power.
13. Yacht handling under sails.
14. Passage making.

Ability after course: Skipper a small yacht by day.

* RYA (Royal Yachting Association) certified.

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700
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Sailing Lessons On J80 Fleet, Paphos
/ Cyprus, Paphos

J80 Sailing Lessons:

1 hour with skipper €100 

3 hours with skipper €250

Sailing master classes €350 per day (2 sessions of 3 hours per day with lunch break)

The sailing yacht J80 is a sports keel yacht for offshore sea-racing and it is the only sports boat with a length of 8 m (26 ft), certified as “Class B”. Capacity is up to 5 people.  This allows the J/80 to compete in open water areas and wind forces of up to 41 knots with wave heights up to 3 m (9 ft). This has gained the J/80 a reputation as a boat with an excellent margin of safety. The maximum speed of 20 knots just speaks for itself. With a favorable 15 knots tailwind and a 65 m²/700 ft² gennaker the boat comfortably starts planing.

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100
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Sailing Rentals On J80 Fleet, Paphos
/ Cyprus, Paphos

J80 Sailing Rentals:

Rent J80 half day (4 hours) €200

Rent J80 full day (8 hours) €350

The sailing yacht J80 is a sports keel yacht for offshore sea-racing and it is the only sports boat with a length of 8 m (26 ft), certified as “Class B”. Capacity is up to 5 people.  This allows the J/80 to compete in open water areas and wind forces of up to 41 knots with wave heights up to 3 m (9 ft). This has gained the J/80 a reputation as a boat with an excellent margin of safety. The maximum speed of 20 knots just speaks for itself. With a favorable 15 knots tailwind and a 65 m²/700 ft² gennaker the boat comfortably starts planing.

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200
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Sailing Start Yachting 2 Day Course, Paphos
/ Cyprus, Paphos

Syllabus

1. The yacht
2. Ropework
3. Underway
4. Rules of the road
5. Meteorology
6. Man Overboard recovery
7. Clothing and equipment
8. Emergency equipment and precautions

Ability after course: Basic sailing experience

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300
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Sailing Yacht Master Preparation 5 Day Course (RYA), Paphos
/ Cyprus, Paphos

Our Yachtmaster Prep week is designed for the students who have all the necessary miles and passages to complete the Yachtmaster Exam, but who need that last bit of fine tuning on close quarter boat handling.

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750
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