Great Lakes Sailing Co. Blog

05/07/2014

Meet Capt. John

We are excited to welcome Capt. John to the Great Lakes Sailing Co. staff of award winning ASA sailing school instructors.  John and his wife Cyndi […]
05/06/2014

Why Sail Here?

Our homeport of Traverse City, as well as the entire northwestern corner of lower Michigan, tends to get mentioned on every ‘list’ and travel article under […]
04/28/2014

The BIG News, in case you missed it!

Here’s the ‘official’ press release announcing our BIG name change! Traverse City, MI— Six years have passed since Dave Conrad purchased Bay Breeze Yacht Charters and […]
04/21/2014

First In!

She’s In! Well, we almost had to break through a crust of ice to do it, but we couldn’t wait any longer.  Our 2014 Gemini Legacy […]
03/27/2014

The Big Melt

We are still waiting, any day now, spring will arrive and this record snow fall will start to flow into the Great Lakes.  The crew at […]
12/27/2013

Hello Jeanneau!

Great Lakes Sailing Company (formerly Bay Breeze) is proud to announce that “Meander”, a 2014 Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 379, is the latest addition to the charter […]
08/24/2013

Float awhile with us – Unsalted Flotilla at its best!

  Unsalty Sailors on Power Island Too many great photos to choose from..so here are the highlights of a wonderful week of sailing with the BBYC […]
08/22/2013

With gusto, these Grand Sailors explore Grand Traverse

Sailors ready to cast off in Suttons Bay Marina This crew arrived from Grand Rapids to sail 7-days in the Bay to earn their ASA 101, […]
07/31/2013

Sailing – This family knows how to have fun! / ASA Certification

 Five Sailors display their 101/103 TEAMWORK on Grand Traverse Bay! Look Out Sailors on the bow! Crew Over Board – TEAMWORK  / ASA Sailing Lunchtime swim […]
07/16/2013

Solution: Leave the empty nest and sail the Bay / ASA Certification

  Ilan & Carol, newly “empty nesters” from Wisconsin,  on the deck of “Tango” at the completion of their ASA 101 and 103 Certifications.  Congratulations Sailors! […]