Skyfirst Sailing

member school founded:


Member School Principal:

Timur Kostyuk.

Chief Instructor:

Denis Philippov.

Associate Instructors:

Alexey Nikulin, Yury Kayro, Sergey Malyutin, Dmitryt Bolotov,
Sergey Bashinsky.

Member School Focus:

Recreational sailing.
Catamaran sailing.
Family group tuition.
One-to-one client teaching.

Teaching Style:

Both traditional & modern teaching techniques, practical skills emphasis.
Online courses.

Area of Operations:

Lucia, (Slovenia), Kotor (Montenegro) & Marmaris & Fethie (Turkey).

Vessels used for iymcs Courses:

Dufour 40 Performance.
Bavaria 39 Cruiser.
Fontaine Pajot 35 Tobago.

Member School Other Activities:

Yacht deliveries.
Yacht Charter.
Corporate Events.

This well regarded team of experienced Instructors, headed-up by Denis and managed by Timur, have recently formed Skyfirst Sailing as a new entity to offer to their existing and new clients the iymcs Courses and Certifications.

With their vast wealth of knowledge and sea-time experience, the Skyfirst Sailing Instructor team are able to adapt the iymcs Courses to their specific clients needs. Each of their Instructors focus upon a particular sailing specialty.

Skyfirst Sailing offer both traditional sailing courses with individual or group tuition as well as modern high-tech sailing courses that feature online learning for the theory courses.

Their fleet of yachts consist of catamarans, cruising boats and cruiser-racers.

Some of their other activities include corporate events, organisers of club regattas and yacht deliveries.

They operate in some of the nicest cruising areas in the Mediterranean and can organise a tailor-made itinerary for all their courses.

Denis, Alexey, Yury, Sergey (T), Sergey (B) and Dmitryt welcome you and look forward to sailing together.

Course are taught in Russian and English.

Courses are currently being taught in: Marmaris & Fethie, Turkey. Kotor, Montenegro. Lucia, Slovenia.

Master 10GT/12m sail.
Master 20GT/15m sail.
Master 40GT/20m sail.

Race Crew.
Race Skipper.
Ocean 20/40.

Open-Sportsboat 10m.
Master 10GT/12m power.
Master 40GT/17m power.