Merchandise & Course Materials

Books

We offer the sailing and cruising skills books for sale. Please drop by Advantage Boating’s office at Britannia Yacht Club, or call us at (613) 721-8683, for pricing and in-stock availability.

SAIL CANADA PUBLICATIONS

BASIC SAILING SKILLS
Sven Donaldson

Basic Sailing Skills is the first in a series of manuals which are used as the student text book in the Sail Canada’s Learn to Sail Program. The manual has been used by over 30,00 sailors as they are introduced to the jargon and theory of dinghy sailing.

BASIC CRUISING SKILLS
Gillian West

The first in a series of student text used in the Sail Canada’s Learn to Cruise program. Covers all ashore and afloat objectives in the Sail Canada Basic Cruising Standard. Guides new sailors through learning the language of sailing, rigging sails and lines, and safely operating a sailboat under power or sail.