Your Captain

Captain Linda grew up along the Gulf Coast of Florida and has over 40 years of sailing experience. She is a US Coast Guard licensed captain and a certified American Sailing Association (ASA) instructor. Linda has sailed up and down the coast of Florida, to and from a number of Caribbean Islands, the Gulf of Mexico, the Bahamas, Norway, and the Mediterranean (check out the blog here!)  but loves most her home town waters of Pensacola Bay and the surrounding area.


Sailing is a life-long sport, one where you will acquire new skills and knowledge every time you sail. Capt. Linda focuses on learning by doing and spends much time developing your on the water skills and keeps classroom time to a minimum. Linda's passion for sailing is infectious, and she offers a learning environment that is safe, fun and relaxed. She offers the tools and support necessary for students to reach their full potential and is available for questions and advice long after the class is over.

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