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12:15 PM

Stewart Jones

What is sailing safely? For new and experienced sailors

Vancouver Boat Show
12:15 PM - SUNDAY, JANUARY 22, 2017
Room 2

Seminar Details

Important topic and clearly an important discussion when heading out on the water. The degree of preparedness varies greatly but a full understanding helps one plan for anxiety free boating and when situations arise a confidence that equipment and planning is in place. Topics: Before you leave the dock, Personal safety gear, Ships gear, Reference guides...

About Stewart Jones

Stewart is a marine professional and founder of Pro-Tech Yacht Services Vancouver’s leading marine rigging and outfitting company located at Lynnwood Marina. Stewart entered the rigging business in the early seventies with further experience skippering and racing boats in Europe as well as racing and deliveries to Hawaii and along the west coast. Stewart has presented many talks on various topics to local clubs and associations over a 35 year period as well as volunteering at the Club level. As one of the original course instructors of BC Sailings ISAF Approved Offshore Personal Survival Course and a participant in the 1979 Fastnet Race Stewart has much knowledge of the safety culture that should be practised when heading out on the water and to share in this safety discussion.






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