Welcome to Fair Wind Sailing School

Fair Wind Sailing School -- America's Best Sailing School -- offers International Charter Sailing Org. (ICSO) sailing certifications from our sailing schools in the Virgin Islands, Bahamas, Chesapeake Bay and Great Lakes.  If you want to learn how to safely bareboat charter a boat, ICSO certified sailing lessons are simply the best.  They offer the newest curriculum and most on-water sailing time.   All of our sailing schools offer beginning sailing instruction through bareboat charter sailing lessons and advanced sailing lessons.  Our Virgin Islands sailing school also offers catamaran sailing lessons.  Our sailing schools in the Virgin Islands, Bahamas and Chesapeake Bay also offer ocean passage sailing lessons.  Come learn to sail with Fair Wind Sailing School and you'll agree that we are America's Best Sailing School


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Fair Wind Sailing School -- America's Best Sailing School -- provides world class sailing instruction and both US Sailing and ICSO sailing lessons in the US Virgin Islands and  British Virgin Islands from our sailing school in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands and in the British Virgin Islands, in the Great Lakes from our sailing schools on Lake Erie and Lake St Clair, and on the Chesapeake Bay in Annapolis and Worton Creek and now from our newest sailing school in Abaco, Bahamas.  Fair Wind Sailing School offers sailing instruction in Basic Sailing, Bareboat Chartering, Advanced Sailing, Catamaran Sailing, Coastal and Celestial Navigation-- all of these sailing lessons are available at our sailing schools in St Thomas, Virgin Islands, the Chesapeake Bay, the Bahamas and Lake Erie.  Fair Wind Sailing School has greatly expanded our catamaran sailing lessons in the Virgin Islands. We also offer Ocean Passage sailing lessons between Abaco, Bahamas and Annapolis. Come take sailing lessons and sail with the best, Fair Wind Sailing School! 

What distinguishes Fair Wind Sailing School from other sailing schools is our teaching excellence.  We start with the standard sailing lessosn and then custom tailor our sailing lessons to assure that everyone from beginners on their first sail to old salts making blue water ocean passages receives first rate teaching while having the time of their lives.  Better yet, see what live-aboard sailing lessons look like. All our Captains hold US Coast Guard Master level licenses and Certified Sailing Instructor (CSI) designation. 

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