Get to Know Your D.D. (Dependable Dinghy) (in water & on the dock)


Rob MacLeod

Get to Know Your D.D. (Dependable Dinghy) (in water & on the dock)

Ever ask yourself… What should I do to maintain my dinghy? What is the best way to tow my dinghy behind my boat? How can I drive my dinghy and have the confidence to take it for a spin without my spouse? Come to this informative workshop that will teach you all of this and more! Instruction will be given on the water and on the dock. Space is limited.


Rob MacLeod founded Ltd. in 2008 as a way to produce and distribute instructional boating videos. Rob has been teaching sailing and boating since 1975 and has developed a number of books and instructional videos over the past four decades. Rob also writes technical articles for Canadian Yachting Magazine. As a Canadian Yachting Association Instruction Evaluator (1978 to 1990) and the first Technical Director of the American Sailing Association (1983 to 1984), Rob was instrumental in the development of boating instruction in North America. Rob wrote Basic Sailing and Cruising Skills in 1985 and updated it in 2013. An Introduction to Cruising and Chartering is in the works and due in spring of 2019. Rob is a certified Sail Canada Intermediate Instructor who specializes in online learning for boating knowledge and custom designed on-water courses – tailored to the individual needs of his students. Sponsored by Grand Marine.

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