Pacific Sail & Power Boat Show

Pacific Sail & Power Boat Show is one of the West Coast's premier shows, featuring new sail and cruising power boats, gear, hardware, seminars, and interactive workshops.

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How to Successfully Cruise with your Partner in the Small Space of a Boat 24/7

Date: Thursday, April 19, 2018

Time: 11:45am - 12:45pm

Location: Craneway Seminar Pavilion

Cost: Free

Speaker: Robert & Virginia Gleser

Cruising the world’s oceans is more often than not, a man’s dream and his significant other, with some reluctance decides to accompany him. The challenge then is how can you cruise successfully (meaning having a wonderful time) when you live together 24/7 on a rocking sailboat? We have a fun and interactive seminar that will give you an idea of how we’ve managed to have great cruising adventures for 6 months of each of the last 16 years. At the end of the cruising season we have happily said to each other, “Let’s do it again next year.” We focus on the steep learning curve of the first year where there are so many experiences that can enhance your time together as well as situations to avoid while pursuing your dream.

Seminar Speaker

Robert & Virginia Gleser

Virginia and Robert Gleser have just completed their 18th year of cruising their Islander Freeport 40, ketch, “Harmony,” from San Francisco to Mexico and beyond to Latin American and Ecuador. They have been married for 47 years, and have raised 8 children. When their last child went off to college in 2000, they sold their….

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