Ever had your anchor drag or listened to anchor horror stories from your boating buddies? Captain Chris will have a hands-on demonstration to put your mind at ease. Learn about which anchors are right for the sea floor conditions and why. Different types of anchors, how much scope and when you may select chain vs. rope are some topics we’ll explore. Just what IS a snubber and where can you find one? Join Captains Chris and Alyse for this interactive presentation and we promise you won’t have to clean mud off the deck. […]
Chris and I are Speakers at the Stuart Trawler Fest at the IRP Marriott. We have been asked to step in for Claiborne Young and present Cruising in the Florida Keys as well as give a talk on the ICW. After our topics, we’ll see you at our booth! […]
Captain Chris Yacht Services is on the radio….We were the first guest on a local radio show Talkin’ Tourism with Gary Guertin. Turn your radio dial to 1590 WPSL from 10-11AM and hear Gary, the GM of the Harborage Yacht Club and Marina in Stuart, FL. His show airs every Friday 10-11AM with a focus on tourism in the Treasure Coast of Florida.
Is your boat really a floating condo because you’re afraid to leave the dock? Captain Chris can help build your docking confidence… Your mate can learn to handle lines with ease and EVERYONE is happy! […]
Have you ever dragged anchor? Is this skill one you’d like to learn more about? Captain Chris Yacht Services can help you become more comfortable when it’s time to anchor your boat. Learn about which anchor is best for all types of sea bottom. Mastering the art of swinging on the hook will broaden your boating enjoyment. […]
Planning a trip is exciting and plotting your course is an essential part of the plan. First determine your final destination and then decide what part of the waterway you want to see to get there.
Captain Chris Yacht Services will review the basics of paper charts, rules of the road and entry level GPS navigation. Schedule a trip with us aboard your boat and you can be the ace navigator, using all these learned skills. […]