Learning the basics of sailing is now much easier and more convenient with SunRise Sail being just a short drive from the Atlanta area. Our facility and instructors are certified by the American Sailing Association so that we can offer both beginner and advanced sailing lessons. If you are interested in learning to sail, this blog contains […]
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Sailing is a wonderful sport that allows us to take to the ocean and our lakes and enjoy the freedom and exhilaration that comes with controlling a vessel while out at sea. Still, when setting out on the water it’s always important to be prepared. With the wind at your back and the vast expanse […]
At SunRise Sail, we have a passion for sailing and we love instilling that passion in others. We feel that our job is to help you master the basics of sailing so that you can safely enjoy your time on the water. Whether you are a seasoned sailor or just getting your feet wet, we […]
Sailing and boating, in general, are great fun for adventurous water lovers. However, there are many novices out on the water who aren’t particularly familiar with the rules of the water and they run the risk of injuring themselves or someone else. Just as drivers need to know and understand the rules of the road, […]
If you want to learn how to sail to prep for a summer family vacation or as a family adventure at any warm time of the year, you need to learn the two basic turning maneuvers: jibing and tacking. Mastering these sailing techniques requires an understanding of wind direction, a knowledge of sailing terms, and […]
There’s nothing quite like sailing — that unique combination of exhilaration, relaxation, and inspiration that only comes as you glide through the water, pushed along by a fresh breeze with the sound of the waves keeping you company. Whether you’re a novice sailor who’s itching to get out there on the water or you used to sail […]
Top 10 Sailing Terms Imagine that the captain falls ill on your cruise and the only choice is for you to take up the hat and wheel and steer the ship to safety. How would you communicate with the crew? You can try to get by with pirate words like hornswaggle, but real sailing terms can […]
Springtime is here and summer is fast approaching. At SunRise Sail, we feel that there’s no better way to enjoy life than to spend it on the open water on a sailing adventure. Sailing is a wonderful sport that soon captures your heart and becomes more of a lifestyle. There are many reasons to learn […]
Not only are there plenty of fun things (like learning to sail!) to do at Georgia’s Lake Lanier, the lake also has a fascinating past. Here are some interesting facts that make up Lanier’s rich history. Lake Lanier’s Creation The land that became Lake Lanier was purchased in 1948, and the lake—also known as a […]
Finding the right gift for holidays can be tricky, especially when it’s for a person who is important to you, like your father. Father’s Day may not be right upon us, but it will be here before you know it, and you might find yourself scrambling to find the perfect gift for dear old dad. […]
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