LOCATION OF OUR BASE
U Sailing school located in Portomaso Marina, one of the most beautiful bays in Malta that has a direct, easy access to the sea. Not only this magnificent location lets you enjoy sailing and beautiful views, but you also get to use all the advantages of the central tourist area of an island.
Our base provides groups with all the necessary equipment required for sailing lessons. U Sailing School also offers joined training sessions and regattas with other international sailing teams for kids to grow as sportsmen by gaining competition experience.
U Sailing School operates all-year-long, catering for schools from different countries of the world. The base meets all the international standards and all of the boats and sailing equipment is serviced on a regular basis
U Sailing School’s fleet mostly consist of dinghy boats “Optimist”, made by company “Winner” that are considered being one the leading boats for beginners.
- Theory classroom
- Changing room
- Shower room
- Slipway for boats
- Set of training buoys
- Accompanying RIB with radio set
- Optimist boats
- Transportation vehicle
All equipment meets international security standards and being regularly maintained.
The approximate cost for one-day usage of U Sailing School base and equipment is 75 euros per person. This price includes:
- Airport Transfers
- Group Coordinator
- Usage of Optimist sailing boats
- All the required equipment for training sessions (radios, lige jackets,
- floats etc.)
- Usage of all training facilities of the base
- Usage of all the storages and rooms
- All required repairs and maintenance of the equipment
- Accompanying RIB with fuel included in price
- Transportation for out-of-base sessions
- Cellular phone for the group leader
- Lunch pack
Any additional services are provided upon request and paid separately.
ABOUT MALTA AND ITS CLIMATE
Malta is a typical Mediterranean island with its rich history and mild welcoming climate. Maltese islands are ideal for sailing sport of any level of qualification and expertise. Water here is incredibly pristine and clear; tides are insignificant, and currents are rare; winds in Malta are moderate and constant, altogether making it a perfect sailing season all-year-round.
CLIMATE IN MALTA
Malta’s climate is typical of the Mediterranean and is strongly influenced by the sea. The Maltese islands have a pleasantly sunny climate with a daily average of around 12 hours sunshine in summer going down to 5 to 6 hours in mid-winter.
Summer are hot, dry and very sunny. Day-time temperatures in summer are often mitigated by cooling sea breezes.
Spring and autumn are cooler, except when the occasional Scirocco wind from Africa brings high temperature and humidity.
Winters are mild, with the occasional short cold spells brought about by the north and north-easterly winds from central Europe.
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