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This spring is hopefully rapidly approaching, pending the shadow of a few groundhogs, but you can plan your cruising education beginning with this years Cruisers University.

Classes will be held this April during the Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show which is two months away. That's 8 weeks folks!

According to the website,

"Learn all you need to know about cruising before setting off!

Cruisers University: The most comprehensive cruising educational event.
We offer one to four day tuition packages covering cruising destinations,
boat systems, and all things related to the cruising lifestyle.

Students network with fellow cruisers and have myriad opportunities to
talk to experts in all aspects of cruising in a fun, social, and educational
setting. Whether in the dreaming stage or preparing for a big journey,
this curriculum helps you to love your life aboard."

The Cruisers University will be held in Annapolis, MD from April 24th through the 27th and range from four day classes to one day learning sessions. Seminars cover important topics ranging from Sail Trim for Control and Hands On Sail Repair, to Choosing a Boat and Outfitting for Blue Water Cruising. Instructors are knowledgeable cruisers and sailors, and there is so much to learn in a short period of time that you may end up attending next year too.

According to the website,

"Thee presenters for Cruisers University are professional, well-known,
and experts in their fields.

John Balano
Matt Benhoff
Liza Copeland
Charles Daneko
David Flynn
Doug Hansen
Beth Leonard
John Martino
Ralph Naranjo
Kathy Parsons
Andy Schell
Scott Segal
John Stefancik
Mark Thornton
Paul Truelove
Peter and Cathie Trogdon
Pam Wall
Bob Williams"



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