Great Lakes Sailing Co. Blog


Read, Learn & Own

Where are they now? Stories from our sailing school students. Over the summer we posted on our Facebook page a side-by-side photo of “Spyke” and “Chanty”. […]

Viva la Vida

Where are they now? Stories from our charter guests. Every sailing school student and charterer has a unique story about their sailing background…from those who have […]

From the Great Lakes to the Caribbean

Where are they now? Stories from our sailing school students. We recently caught up with a former sailing school student who left the Great Lakes to […]

2019 Awards for Jeanneau

Cruising World Boat of the Year Sun Odyssey 410: Best Midsize Cruiser Over 38 Feet “Once again, however, the judging team found Jeanneau’s mix of price […]

How to be a Charter Boat Owner-Operator

There’s a great allure to owning and captaining your own charter boat.  Turning your passion for sailing into a career or just a part time job […]

ASA’s Veterans Sailing Education Program

We are proud to join The American Sailing Association’s initiative exclusively for active and retired military to thank them for their sacrifices. “We believe that sailing […]

Low Cost 3 Cabin Ownership

How do you own the boat you really want in a world-class cruising area? And how do you keep it affordable? You can do what over […]

United States Sailboat Show 2018

Come visit us us at the Jeanneau display during the United States Sailboat Show in beautiful historic Annapolis, Maryland, from October 4-8. Boats on Display Sun […]

Students turned Cruisers

These stores (in this case ’emails’) never get old: Hello Great Lakes Sailing, In the summer of 2015, my husband, sister, and I took your ASA […]

West Michigan’s Jeanneau Dealer

We’ve been working with Jeanneau for a number of years now as our charter fleet has grown and we are excited to join the Jeanneau dealer […]