Happy New Year from all The Sailing Team at Blue Oyster Sailing

Posted: 1st Jan 2014 (0 comments)

Happy New Year from The Sailing Team at Blue Oyster. We have been sailing over the festive period from our Barcelona Bay of Rosas Base. A special mention to Mike from Moscow who arrived following a week of RYA Competent Crew in Beneteau 473 Fast Track YachtGibraltar and then successfully completed his RYA Day Skipper Theory along with Linden working through his RYA Coastal and joined this week by Toni and Graham, RYA Day Skipper, Paul who flew in direct for New Year Sailing Manchester to Girona with Ryanair. Already a RYA Yachtmaster Offshore he joined us for some refresher sailing and is on board today with Dave Scanlon and partner all the way from Canada. The sailing this week is stunning with beautiful sunshine and force 3-5 winds. Almost like summer. Happy New Year and good sailing in 2014.

Blue Oyster Gibraltar Holiday Accommodation Short Term Lets - Enjoy Your Course Extend Your Stay!

Posted: 1st Jan 2014 (0 comments)

Gibraltar Short Term Holiday Accommodation and Business Lets. If you need accommodation before or after your course then why not stay and sail with us at our Gibraltar Base. Our Family Apartments are available to students and holiday makers alike and are a very short walk from Queensway Quay. So have a look at our website here if you are looking for Holiday Accommodation in Gibraltar. These apartments are family owned and managed in the most prestigious areas of Gibraltar. To view and make a reservation enter here. Blue Oyster Sailing Stay and Sail Holidays in Gibraltar - +34 972 662 494

Gibraltar Mile Building and Adventure Sailing Week Monday 6th January 2014

Posted: 2nd Jan 2014 (0 comments)

Tidal Mile Building and Adventure Sailing Gibraltar. We have 1 berth available on our Beneteau Oceanis 473 for a week of Mile Building or Skills Training. Sailing from Queensway Quay Gibraltar we'll make the SY Dogstar Port D'Aro best use of the wind and cover as many miles as possible during the week. Qualifying Passages to students who can demonstrate navigational skills to Coastal Skipper will be available. Email us here for further information. RYA Yachtmaster Instructor on board. +34 972 662 494 for additional information or advice.

Barcelona MCA Stcw 95 Basic Safety Training Course February 3rd 2014

Posted: 8th Jan 2014 (0 comments)

Barcelona MCA Stcw 95 Basic Safety Training week includes the new MCA module Stcw Proficiency in Security Awareness. The course runs ImageMonday to Saturday lunchtime. Email us here for course information and to book. Maximum 12 students so places are limited at our Barcelona base. Further dates will be released shortly. MCA Stcw 95 in Antibes 10 and 24 March, 7 and 14 April, 5, 12 and 19 May. Contact us +34 972 662 494 or by Email here.

Blue Oyster Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 33i available for Bareboat Skippered or Flotilla Yacht Charter

Posted: 9th Jan 2014 (0 comments)

This brand new Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 33i is available for Charter this year with RYA Tuition if required. 33 i plan See full specifications here.

Gibraltar and Barcelona RYA/MCA Training Courses Start Every Monday Sailing All Year!

Posted: 11th Jan 2014 (0 comments)

Big Boat Sailing in February and March at just £495 per person fully inclusive full board. Experience the comfort Queensway Quay Gibraltar Historic Barcelona L'Escala Blue Oyster Oceanis 40 Sailing Ariel Aurora saloon and power of our larger yachts in both Gibraltar and Barcelona. Contact us on +34 972 662 494 or +34 629 881 923 for last minute berths and availability or Email us here.

RYA Power Boat Level 2 Fast Track Students Pass RYA Power Boat Coastal Assessments

Posted: 21st Jan 2014 (0 comments)

Gap Year Fast Track RYA MCA Yachtmaster Students James and Olivia Power Boat RYA Studentssuccessfully completed their RYA Power Boat 2 Course today. Ova also joined in with the course following his Blue Oyster RYA Competent Crew and Blue Oyster MCA Stcw 95 Course. Excellent day out on the water in the warm sunshine and a flat calm sea. We run RYA Power Boat Courses through out the year just call us on +34 972 662 494 or email here for further information. Next MCA Stcw 95 Course all 5 modules is in Barcelona on 3rd February. If you need to complete MCA Stcw 95 before the summer season this year please call us for course dates. All courses are MCA Certified and taught in English. +34 972 662 494

Gibraltar RYA Courses available on Beneteau 473 Oceanis from Queensway Quay Large Yacht Option

Posted: 26th Jan 2014 (0 comments)

Gibraltar RYA Competent Crew and RYA Day Skipper Courses are available with a larger yacht option from Queensway Quay Gibraltar. The tariff in January and February is £495 for the fully inclusive 5 day courses. The yacht you will be sailing aboard SY Dogstar is RYA/MCA Coded and can be viewed here. Beneteau 473 Oceanis Clipper RYA Courses from Queensway Quay Gibraltar.

Gibraltar and Barcelona Fast Track Yachtmaster Power (Motor Cruiser) Course Tidal 8 Weeks

Posted: 26th Jan 2014 (0 comments)

Gibraltar and Barcelona RYA/MCA Power (Motor Cruiser) Course for the novice who wants to gain the Nelson Gibraltar Head On coveted RYA Yachtmaster Power Qualification. This 8 week course includes professional training tidal miles and tidal passages to undertake the RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Power Assessment. We also offer a 4 week cross over Course to the RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Sail holder. These Fast Track Power Courses are aimed at the professional who requires all the commercial endorsements to work in this expanding industry. Fast Track Yachtmaster Power 8 weeks from £6,800. Our 4 week crossover course for RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Offshore Sail Students costs from £3250. Our Motor Cruisers have 4 students on board. You can complete the tidal course from Gibraltar if you are Barcelona based. Mile building Power weeks are available Tidal or Non Tidal. Email us here or call +34 972 662 494. RYA/MCA Fast Track Yachtmaster Power Courses.