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3rd Coast Cruising

Indian Head Park, IL, USA
Rated 4.91/5 by 20 students
Chicago's largest sailing school, over the last 17 years we have trained 1000's of students. Sail 7 days a week, cross-train on many different types of boats, even a 38' Lagoon Catamaran while experiencing a variety of wind and sea conditions. Join the Club and sail everyday, all summer long! Share Membership with others, Fast Track your Captain'n License with tons of seatime. Club Membership benefits for the duration of your Unlimited Membership, Season: May-Oct. Off season training available.

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Jim Miranda

Rated 4.91/5 by 20 students
  • Level V Bareboat Charter Master Rank Chief Instructor/Assessor
  • American National Standards Instructor/Assessor
  • SLC Instructor/Assessor
Teaching folks how to sail for 20 years,. My sailing club has promoted 40 Licensed Captains in the last 16 years.
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  • Level IV Captain Rank Intern Instructor/Assessor
  • Transformational Instructor Course Graduate
Flying a hull on my Hobie Cat 16' on Lake Michigan off Montrose Beach was a pure adrenaline rush! Progressing to mono-hulls from 16' to 40' came naturally. I am thrilled to share the joy of sailing!
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Take online theory sailing courses with NauticEd, then use our skilled in-house sailing instructors to gain practical sailing experience and confidence. Once you pass the courses and practical training, you'll be awarded with a NauticEd Sailing Certification with Verified Practical Competency.

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