Hear Cornell at Chicago, Miami

The popular in-depth sessions by Jimmy Cornell for sailors planning extended voyages highlight winter boat-show lineups in 2012.

Cruising Seminars by Jimmy Cornell
Jimmy Cornell returns to Chicago and Miami boat shows to present his popular seminars on long-distance voyaging.Courtesy Of Jimmy Cornell

If you're headed out on a big journey and plan to attend the winter 2012 boat shows, then take time to check out these popular seminars by rally founder, circumnavigator, well-known global route planner and CW editor-at-large Jimmy Cornell.

"Long Distance Cruising" is repeated twice during Strictly Sail Chicago—on Friday, January 27, and on Sunday, January 29, 2012. An in-depth program lasting at least five hours, it covers a range of topics, from heavy weather practices and downwind sailing to daily routines. Participants in the in-depth program receive a two-day ticket to the show; all show attendants receive automatic admission to Cornell's hour-long sessions as well. Consult the show site for cost, time, and other important details (www.strictlysailchicago.com).

Jimmy also presents the full session during Strictly Sail Miami, on Saturday, February 18, 2012. Participants in the in-depth program receive a two-day ticket to the show; all show attendants receive automatic admission to Cornell's hour-long sessions as well. Consult the show site for cost, time, and other important details (www.strictlysailmiami.com).