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Gib Sailing School is an RYA (Royal Yachting Association) recognised training centre situated in Alcaidesa Marina a short walk away from Gibraltar Airport. We offer RYA tidal sailing courses whether you are a complete beginner or an experienced...more
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| Alcaidesa Marina, 11300 La Linea de la Concepcion, Spain
+34 622 92 25 42
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently (Sept 2018) spent two weeks aboard Meander K. This was my first experience with sailing, and will definitely not be my last. I thoroughly enjoyed the courses, the camaraderie with fellow students, and the outstanding instruction from Jeff. The sailing yacht "Meander K"...More

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a week with Jeff doing Coastal Skipper and Competent Crew. I've done a lot of sailing but within the first few hours I was learning techniques that I had never done before and will really help us sail better. Jeff's knowledge is deep...More

Thank Petelowe33
Reviewed November 4, 2018

I just finished a day skipper course with Gib Sailing and I had a great week. I have been sailing with my parents since I was young but I had never really skippered before. Not only do I have my day skipper certificate now, but...More

Thank StevenDeConinck1
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Had no prior experience with sailing and looked up sailings schools online. Mailed a couple of them and Eva at Gib Sailing School was the quickest to reply. Very helpful lady, all down from small useful tips to how to get to the school. Saw...More

Thank Bilin C
Jeffrey N, Manager at Gib Sailing School, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Hi Billin Glad you enjoyed the week thank you for your comments Hope to see you soon for your Day Skipper JEFF

Reviewed September 24, 2018

Gib Sailing School was simply amazing! It was one on my first experience on a yacht (I did the Start Yachting course) and my experience was very great. Jeff is super competent and super patient: he ensures that every student get the chance to practice...More

Thank Marie-Eve14
Jeffrey N, Manager at Gib Sailing School, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Hi Marie Pleasure having you and Frederick onboard again Did you get your certificate I gave to Joseph ? Jeff

Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

What can I say to express how wonderful the learning experience I had with Jeff?? Not enough! I did Competent Crew and Day Skipper back to back and I got more than I could have imagined from the experience. Jeff was patient and always willing...More

Thank amycZ9604HN
Jeffrey N, Manager at Gib Sailing School, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Hi Amy Well done on getting your Day Skippers you showed so much motivation Thank you for your comments the clients also make the week a success Thank you Jeff

Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

Both my husband and I had wanted to learn to sail for a couple of years and finally decided to do it. We looked at loads of schools in Spain and gibraltar and they are all about the same price teaching the same RYA course,...More

Thank mumoffivekids
Jeffrey N, Manager at Gib Sailing School, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Hi Guys Was this the week we found an eagle floating in the sea? It was a she and after two weeks being cared for was released Hope to see you back for your Day Skippers

Reviewed May 15, 2018

i did my competent crew to day skipper course with Jeff, and it was such an amazing experience! i had no previous experience, just the will to do it, and Jeff got me to love it from the first moment. he is so knowledgeable and...More

Thank Leeor D
Jeffrey N, Manager at Gib Sailing School, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Hi Leeor Hope alls good with you and glad you enjoyed the training and your help with the engine Thanks Jeff

Reviewed May 6, 2018

I had no real previous experience of sailing, and just wanted a week away from the stress of work to do something different. The 5-day course was superb. Jeff is a great instructor - calm, informative, knowledgable, experienced. Focuses on building core skills and good...More

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Jeffrey N, Manager at Gib Sailing School, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Hi Jim I remember that night sailI! Right through the night into the morning against wind and tide to only do 25 miles Well done you showed stamina Meander K has a new engine now See you next time for your Day skipper

Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Going to Gib Sailing School was one of the best things I have done for myself. I learned so much from Jeff. He is an excellent instructor who can teach complex topics and who is passionate about teaching and sailing as well. And the best...More

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Response from Tensia10 | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. On the Competent Crew course we sail to mainland Spain and the African Coast. We visit at least three different marinas where we moore up for the night. There will be time for sightseeing. We will... More