Barcelona Fast Track Yachtmaster and Gibraltar Mile Building September 2018 Every Monday!

Posted: 7th Sep 2018 (0 comments)

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Just a sample of the student photographs this month. Well done to JT, Jaime, Jacob, Antonio, Arnaud, who all passed their RYA Yachtmaster Offshore and RYA Yachtmaster Coastal Assessments and a special congratulations to Jaime who also passed his RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Motor. Our Fast Track Courses Yachtmaster Motor and Sail, Yachtmaster Coastal and Fast Track Day Skipper run all year and you can join any day to suit your incoming flights. Fast Track students this week are sailing aboard our Beneteau Oceanis 473 from Gibraltar if you need more miles in September and October call now for boarding information. Our theory courses run all year start any Monday RYA Day Skipper and RYA Coastal. Just for good measure our youngest student Harriet centred with the cap enjoyed some big boat sailing this summer. We have had a great summer sailing from our Barcelona and Gibraltar bases now we have winter sun to look forward to. Contact us now for your winter RYA Training and don't forget our Barcelona Christmas Regatta. Singles, couples and groups all welcome aboard for Christmas and New Year in Barcelona 2018/19.

Gibraltar Tidal Mile Building with Blue Oyster Sailing 2nd September three to four weeks

Posted: 22nd Aug 2018 (0 comments)

Mile Building in September 2018 with Blue Oyster Sailing from Gibraltar. Our Beneteau Oceanis 473 is Mile Building and for suitably qualified students the opportunity to complete qualifying Skippered Passages. Our route is out into the Atlantic with passages to Cadiz, Ayamonte and Lagos Portugal. The sailing will also encompass passages to Morocco with the opportunity to overnight in some spectacular ports. RYA Instructor aboard all fuel and moorings included along with provisions, loan of safety and wet weather gear for the duration. Contact us here for further information.

Blue Oyster Sailing (Barcelona Sailing School) RYA Students Sailing to the north of Barcelona

Posted: 5th Jul 2018 (0 comments)

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Beautiful sailing this week in The Bay Of Rosas to the north of Barcelona with excellent winds and clear blue sky. Tessa and her friends all successfully completed their RYA Competent Crew Courses (top left) and found some excellent restaurants for their evenings ashore. A particular favourite in Palamos was La Gamba. Nick and Adriana joined our rolling Fast Track Yachtmaster program, Cliodhna and Eoghan arrived for RYA Courses. A special well done to Abdrazack who completed his 14 day RYA Day Skipper Fast Track Course and to Andres who finishes his on Sunday. Good luck with the final theory assessments. You can join our Fast Track Courses on any day of the week subject to availability. Our weekly RYA courses board on Sundays disembark Fridays 1600hrs all year. Contact BOS here for further information.

BOS RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Offshore Students Alex E, Mike, Alex T and Alessandro - Pass!

Posted: 26th Jun 2018 (0 comments)

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Congratulations to four of our students who all passed their RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Exams Sail with Mike successfully completing his RYA Yachtmaster Power Crossover. As you would expect a busy month at BOS Barcelona and Gibraltar with Yachts coming out of the water for anti-foul and replacement anodes. Aurora one of our Barcelona Yachts seen below being lifted at Port D'Aro before heading back to Palamos and L'Escala. A warm welcome to returning clients this month and to our Gibraltar Fast Track Students who completed a successful mile build this week aboard SY Dogstar and visited Portugal, Atlantic Coast of Spain and Morocco before returning to Gibraltar on Sunday. Email us here for full course information.

BOS Fast Track Day Skipper 14 Days Barcelona or Gibraltar Bases - then Charter from BOS

Posted: 1st Jun 2018 (0 comments)

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Congratulations to Robert who successfully completed his RYA Fast Track Day Skipper Course this week with our RYA Instructor Dan aboard. Dan recently completed our 15 Week Fast Track Yachtmaster Course then successfully passed his RYA Cruising Instructor Course. Great review from Robert to Dan received today. 'It was a privilege to meet you and I wish you every success in the future. I am sure you will bring contentment to all around you. Thank you once again for your companionship camaraderie your counselling and your consideration. I wish you well for the future'. Robert. (Photo top right, Dan second from right ready to catch supper). Above learning to sail flake and SY Aurora in the hoist at Port D'Aro ready to anti-foul. You can complete your RYA Day Skipper Fast Track Course in 14 days then Charter at our Palamos Charter Base.

Gibraltar Mile Building and Adventure Sailing with Qualifying Passages Blue Oyster Sailing

Posted: 27th Apr 2018 (0 comments)

Gibraltar Mile Building with Qualifying Passages. Sailing from Queensway Quay Gibraltar boarding on Sunday 17th June for 1 or 2 weeks sailing. Atlantic miles to Portugal and Atlantic Coast of Spain plus visit Melille and Cueta Spanish Morocco. All destinations are weather dependent aboard our Beneteau Oceanis 473 for fast comfortable sailing. RYA Instructor aboard fully inclusive. Contact us here for further details.

Taken from BOS RYA Training Yacht anchored at Cadeques near the Spanish French border

Posted: 27th Apr 2018 (0 comments)

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At this time of year our sailing area in The Bay Of Rosas is empty and a spectacular unspoilt cruising ground. The anchorages around Port Ligat and Cadeques are remote and surrounded by a protected nature reserve. You can join a yacht from L'Escala, Palamos or Barcelona Port Olimpic for a yacht charter or join one of our RYA Courses that board every Sunday evening and sail Monday to Friday. Weekend courses are available all year. Email here for further information. Yacht Tristaina is available this week bareboat or Skippered. Ryanair fly into Girona Barcelona 20 minutes from our yachts in Palamos.

Congratulations to Nelson and Hamish who passed their RYA Yachtmaster Offshore with BOS

Posted: 17th Apr 2018 (0 comments)

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April has been a very busy sailing month with all of our yachts sailing from Barcelona Bases in Spain and Gibraltar delivering a full range of RYA Courses. We are also really pleased that our two students Hamish and Nelson passed their RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Assessments. The weather has been changeable and challenging. All of the above completed RYA Competent Crew, RYA Day Skipper and RYA Coastal Skipper this week. RYA Theory Classes are now running every day from our Barcelona Bases. RYA First Aid is now run as an on demand 1 day course as are our RYA Power Boat Courses. Email here for further information. A special well done to Dan who passed his RYA Cruising Instructor Course and joins our team of RYA Instructors.

Mile Building and Qualifying Passages 600 mile passage Gibraltar to Barcelona April 14 - 21st

Posted: 25th Mar 2018 (0 comments)


600 mile passage from Gibraltar via The Balearic Islands of Majorca from Saturday 14th April to Saturday 21st April all inclusive meals aboard, fuel, moorings, bedding, loan of wet gear plus RYA Instructor aboard. Sailing aboard our Beneteau Oceanis 473. Board in Queensway Quay Gibraltar disembark Barcelona or Palamos. Low cost flights from Girona Barcelona. Email here for details.

End of the week Crew photo opportunity in Gibraltar - Blue Oyster Fast Track Yachtmaster

Posted: 24th Mar 2018 (0 comments)

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Left to right: Mike, Chris, Hamish, Alex T(centre) and Alex E (seated right) all aboard SY Dostar. RYA Courses, Fast Track Yachtmaster Sail and Motor can be completed at all of our Barcelona and Gibraltar Bases. Email here for course details.

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