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Mike Tatham

Richard and Fadwa make an excellent team both are very thorough and professional. I felt very... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Mike T
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Exceptional teaching

I learned so much during the 2 weeks I did (competent crew + day skipper), I recommend to anyone... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Our Mission is to share our passion and love of sailing in a safe, professional and fun environment. We are a RYA Training Centre based in Marina Lanzarote in the Canary Islands. We offer RYA courses and Atlantic Sailing specialised training. We...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Richard and Fadwa make an excellent team both are very thorough and professional. I felt very welcome on board their well appointed yacht Yalla from the moment I stepped aboard. Richards style and method of teaching suited me to a T he has a knack...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mike T
Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded today

Great to have you on board with us, Mike, and glad that you enjoyed your training. We're looking forward to seeing you again and congratulations on your DS!

Reviewed 1 week ago

'We attended a refresher course with Atlantic Sailing. Richard (instructor) was thorough & comprehensive in his approach. Fadwa (Principle) was very welcoming & went the extra mile in meeting our needs (gluten free beer!) A congenial atmosphere was created, aided by our two fellow participants....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much, Dermot. It was lovely having you both on board and we're happy to hear you learned a lot and enjoyed your time on board as well. Wishing you safe and fun sailing adventures!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I learned so much during the 2 weeks I did (competent crew + day skipper), I recommend to anyone who really wants to learn sailing by doing. Fadwa, Richard and Chris are the best to kickoff your sailing skills, they're all three experts and good...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 356manuelk
Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So glad you got a lot out of the training, Manu! It was wonderful to have you around for the two weeks and thanks for your heartfelt review. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 12 February 2019

Superb sailing training in the wonderful surroundings of Lanzarote. Trained to pass the Yachtmaster Offshore assessment with Richard on yacht Yalla. Good weather, good winds, good company and exceptional training. I fully recommend Atlantic Sailing for any kind of practical sailing training, especially at the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2019

Thank you Bruce, and congratulations on your YM Offshore certificate! We hope to see you again one day out on the big seas. In the meantime, all the best and thanks for choosing to do your training with us.

Reviewed 11 February 2019

My girlfriend and I signed up for a competent crew course at Atlantic Sailing with the objective to have fun and learn sailing foundations: the whole experience has been above expectations! Great learning on a well-equipped and enjoyable/fast boat (Yalla!), super-nice crew and amazing teaching...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2019

Thank you so much, Daniele. It was great to have you both on board with us. You're a wonderful pair and we're looking forward to seeing you both again in the next few months. In the meantime, enjoy sailing and see you soon!

Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

I’ve just got RYA Yachtmaster with Atlantic Sailing. Thanks to Richard and Fadwa. Actually I know Richard for 5 years already. And he is the only instructor I’ve sailed with and I’m happy I get into “proper” hands at once. I would like to thank...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2019

It's always a pleasure to see you and sail with you. We're looking forward to our next sailing adventure together. In the meantime, congratulations to you on your Yachtmaster Offshore and see you soon!! Richard and Fadwa

Reviewed 26 January 2019

I recently spent 9 days with Atlantic Sailing with two friends who were taking their Yachtmaster exam. The boat was spacious, sailed well and was beautifully maintained. The instructor Richard was extremely experienced, and had thought through every detail of the syllabus. We all went...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2019

Thank you so much Bill. It was wonderful to meet you all and have you on board with us. Congratulations to the new yachmasters and looking forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 January 2019

I joined a week sailing classes with Atlantic Sailing to do some mile building and refresh my competent crew skills. The training, the boat and the instructor have exceeded my expectations. Richard has a vast experience and will adapt the teaching to your level. Moreover,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2019

It was a pleasure to have you on board with us, Geo. Thank you so much for your wonderful review (and the chocolates :-) and we're looking forward to seeing you again soon! In the meantime, enjoy sailing and have a great 2019!

Reviewed 24 December 2018

I would highly recommend Atlantic Sailing because of three things: -Best equipped, clean and fast boat -Best instructor -Best environment to do training Everyone can get on a boat and hoist a sail. However, if you want to be a sailor, you come to Atlantic...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2019

A pleasure to see you and sail together again. Thank you so much for this wonderful and extensive review. We're looking forward to seeing you again and congratulations on your Coastal Skipper certificate!

Reviewed 11 November 2018

From the moment I called Atlantic sailing to enquire about a Day Skipper course I found them welcoming and enthusiastic. I was delighted to find that this wasn’t just the sales pitch and it continued from the moment I arrived and throughout my visit. Richard...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mike W
Atlantic S, Owner at Atlantic Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Hi Mike, It was truly a pleasure meeting you and we enjoyed spending time with you. We're so glad that you're happy with the learning and training with us. Thanks for your heartfelt review and we're very much looking forward to seeing you again soon....More

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