Monthly Archives: December 2018

Women Sailing Convention Date Declared

The Sailing Convention for Women is the event hosted by Gail
Hine is scheduled to take place on February 2, 2019. It will take place at the Yacht Club Bahia
Corinthian
in Corona del Mar,
California. This will be a day-long event and only for ladies. It will be the
series of shore-and-boat-based workshops that will offer a pleasant and
welcoming atmosphere to sailing fresher’s and experts to learn more about
topics related to sailing.

“This women
Convention
will provide an opportunity to women to get vis-à-vis with
other women who are sailors and discuss various options for day sailing and
more cruising. It will also give them the opportunity to know more about the
sailing organizations for women present in their area and various instructional
programs designed for them,” said Gail Hine who is the creator and director of
this Convention. She said, “In this event, there is something good and
meaningful for every woman sailor.”

Those who will attend the convention will select the
workshops combination in areas that are going to fit the best in their ability
and interest. The instructors of this course would be the top women sailors who
will come from Southern California and from outside California also. Many
instructors are the USCG Licensed Captains as well. The workshop will comprise
of Beginners welcome aboard, about Diesels, Docking, Going Up the Mast,
Weather, Suddenly Single Handed, Sail Trim, Electronic Navigation, Basic
Navigation, Electrical Systems, How to Heave a Line, DIY Canvas Projects,
Nighttime Navigation, Spinnaker Rigging, Winch Workshop, Offshore Cruising,
sailing introduction and Life Raft Demo & Emergency Equipment.

The featured speaker of the convocation will be Melody
Kanschat
. She is a sailor and has the sailing experience of 40
years. She began sailing on small boats in the Midwest. Now she is in
California on the ship C&C40 Harmony.