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FOR Reference ONLY – COURSE 1- The Montauk Course
Start East Passage Narragansett Bay, south of Rose Island
R”2″ QR Whistle, Brenton Reef to port
RW”SR”MoA Whistle, south of Sachuest Point to starboard
RW”MP” MoA WHIS, Montauk Point to port
R”2″ Fl R 4 sec WHIS, No Man’s Land to port
Buzzards Bay Tower Fl 2.5 sec Horn to port
RW”MP” MoA WHIS, Montauk Point to starboard
Finish off Ida Lewis Yacht Club Distance 177nm

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  1. Check the prerequisites of the course. Most courses stipulate the minimum and maximum age limit.  Even the basic courses mandate knowledge of swimming, orientation and grounding sills.
  2. A good basic course should cover Terminologies related to sailing, safety tips, efficient boat handling techniques, sail trim, rudimentary navigation, knots and lessons on basic weather. Click this site to know more details.
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FOR Reference ONLY – COURSE 2- The Block Island Course
Start East Passage Narragansett Bay, south of Rose Island
R”2″ QR Whistle, Brenton Reef to port
RW”SR”MoA Whistle, south of Sachuest Point to starboard
RW”MP” MoA WHIS, Montauk Point to port
R”2″ Fl R 4 sec WHIS, No Man’s Land to port
Buzzards Bay Tower Fl 2.5 sec Horn to port
RW”A” MoA WHIS, SE of Block Island to starboard
Finish off Ida Lewis Yacht Club Distance 150nm

 

FOR Reference ONLY – COURSE 3 – Nomans Course
Start East Passage Narragansett Bay, south of Rose Island
R”2″ QR Whistle, Brenton Reef to port
RW”SR”MoA Whistle, south of Sachuest Point to starboard
RW”MP” MoA WHIS, Montauk Point to port
R”2″ Fl R 4 sec WHIS, No Man’s Land to port
Buzzards Bay Tower Fl 2.5 sec Horn to port
R“2” QR Whistle, Brenton Reef to starboard
Finish off Ida Lewis Yacht Club Distance 122nm
Nomans Course

 

FOR Reference ONLY – COURSE 4- Buzzards Bay Tower Course
Start East Passage Narragansett Bay, south of Rose Island
R”2″ QR Whistle, Brenton Reef to port
RW”SR”MoA Whistle, south of Sachuest Point to starboard
RW”MP” MoA WHIS, Montauk Point to port
“Buzzards Bay Tower” Fl 2.5 sec Horn to port
R“2” QR Whistle, Brenton Reef to starboard
Finish off Ida Lewis Yacht Club Distance 104nm