Welcome to Sailing A B Sea! We are a sailing channel that tells the story of us: Aannsha and Barry - two townies who dared to dream of travel, took the plunge and along the way slowly morphed into fledgling salty sailors - or 'wet grey nomads'. This video trailer starts from the beginning and explains why we do what we do.
What's the inital cost?
On December 17th 2017 our 3 week intensive sailing and other courses in Gibraltar were booked and paid for. Many people have asked why we didn't learn to sail whilst in Australia, the simple answer is money.
Summing up all our courses, RYA novice to coastal day skipper, diesel engine maintenance, marine first aid and VHF radio handling is costing us the grand total of £3,638 (AU$6,557).
To do just the RYA novice to coastal day skipper in Australia would have cost us £7,323 (AU$13,200). Twice the cost and without the extra courses...