King’s Pride Refit
PHOTO: Wooden boats on Lake Union at The Center for Wooden Boats, Seattle.
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King's Pride Home | To Do List | Expenditures | BlogKing's Pride Refit BlogMarch - another busy month, but different. Students were studying for final exams and taking ABYC tests, so we had less hours on the project which is OK. Also, the end March is Spring...
King's Pride Home | To Do List | Expenditures | BlogKing's Pride Refit Blog February was another productive month and we managed to spend less money! Our funding is still OK, even though we are predicting 15-20% budget when this project is complete. Art &...
About King’s Pride
At Skagit Valley College Marine Technology, we are always finding authentic learning opportunities for our students. We are at it again, this time it’s an offshore capable sailboat! This project is bringing together, staff, students, & our community. Follow our progress as we share the journey and lessons learned during the 2020-2021 school year.
Classes & Workshops
RESCHEDULED: Mahina 2021 Offshore Cruising Workshop featuring John & Amanda Neal and others
Tuesday April 13, 2021, 5:00pm – 7:30 pm
Thursday April 15, 2021, 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Saturday April 17, 2021, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
The Mahina Offshore 3-day Virtual Cruising Seminar (174 presented since 1976 to 11,000 sailors) with Skagit Valley College’s Cruisers College is the event to attend if you have aspirations of sailing offshore. Learn about important topics including marine diesel engines and systems, marine electrical systems, plus sail repair, sewing, anchoring, storms, & costs of cruising. Included in the seminar cost of $229 per ticket is a copy of the Offshore Cruising Companion, the 260-page textbook which retails for $60.