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Sail into the Mystic


Lars ( Larry ) Hansen is our principal instructor.

He teaches all levels of International yacht Training recreational courses, and is a Sail canada instructor evaluator. He has logged over 16,000 miles ,  over 6,000 miles offshore.

We offer courses including

Sail canada Basic cruising

Sail canada Intermediate and advanced cruising

Sail canada coastal and celestial navigation

IYT Yachtmaster offshore

IYT Yachtmaster Ocean

IYT coastal navigation master

IYT International Certificate of Competency

IYT Cevni, European inshore navigation

First-Rate Course Offerings

one of our celestial students taking a site offshore

We teach aboard our classic  offshore capable Alberg 37, and  a beautiful  Contessa 32.  Both boats are equipped with all the modern navigation and safety tools including AIS, Radar, chart plotters,epirb, auto pilots, both wind and electronic. Both boats have slab reefed mainsails and storm sails. For the advanced and offshore classes we sail in all conditions.We also teach aboard 

students boats if they prefer.

Our Mission


We tailor our classes to our students needs and expectations, whether we are teaching aboard our own boats or theirs, safety is our primary concern.

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Sailing Vancouver

7-6233 London Road, Richmond, BC V7E3S3, CA

(604) 315-6733



9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.





Monday - Friday: 7:30am - 4:30pm

Saturday - Sunday: Closed