Our concept is to deliver one to one coaching on board performance racing boats. In particular the Mini Transat 650. The objective being to maximise the time spent on the water on board fast, fun and technically challenging sailing boats. Here there is no floating caravans!
We offer performance sail boat charter. An on the water introductory session is systematically included.
Fusion your teams and entrall your clients through our customized corporate sailing days.
Francois Jambou : + 33 6 08 41 31 76
Tom Dolan: +33 7 80 40 45 17
For further information contact us
The Offshore Sailing Academy
Created just after the 2015 Mini Transat by Francois and Tom, Offshore Sailing allows sailors to discover the thrills of the Mini 650 and to accelerate their personal progression. Their racing experience combined with their years of teaching on the water allow them to provide a complete training package ideally adapted to each individual trainee that comes through the door. They also offer many different services associated with this industry to help you with your campaign.
Tom has first came to France in 2010 when he completed a BPJEPS Voile, of Franch National Training Diploma. His first Race on 650 was in 2012 and since then he has acquired almost 20,000 miles of singlehanded racing. As well as training he has also worked as a “preparateur” on the Figaro circuit and plans to race this season
- Twice completed Mini Transat
4th place in Mini 650 National Rankings 2017
- First Irish winner of a singlehanded offshore race in France
- Winner of two out of three solo races in 2016
- 14 races: 10 top 5, 5 podium, 2 victories
Nominated for Irish Sailor of the Year 2017
- Based in France for last 5 years, nicknamed “L’irlandais Volant” by the French Press
Francois has been teaching sailing since the age of 15, he is also an FFV (French Sailing Federation) qualified instructor trainer. He has always been passionate about racing and has been racing in the Mini 650 Circuit since 2012. In his free time he is an avid Windsurfer, particularly big wave surfing.
Quelques résultats :
- 3 ème au mini fasnet
- 5 ème au mini fasnet
- 4 ème au mini fasnet
- 3èmé à la course Les Sables-Les Açores-Les Sables
- 4ème au championnat de france de course au large
- 1er bizuth sur le championnat
- 4ème mini en mai
- 3ème au UK fasnet
Are you looking for a second hand boat and need some advice? Do you want to be sure that you don’t make the wrong descision? Or are you too far away to visit the boat you like?
You are a Salesman and you do not have time to do on the water tests?
We can help.
By land or by sea, contact us for a quotation
Technical Preparation :
Need a hand preparing your boat or your race? Let us know