Peter Simpson

Peter is the skipper and head instructor for TULA Sailing. He was born in New Zealand, the home country of some of the world’s top sailors, and became an accomplished dinghy sailor at a very young age.

" Peter's passion for all things nautical
is infectious! "

Since moving to Canada in 1975, Peter has sailed extensively around the Pacific West Coast, Vancouver Island and the Gulf Island. An experienced sailor, he acquired Tula in 2004 with the intention refitting her for instructional purposes. For six weeks in the summer of 2009, he skippered a voyage to the Broughton Archipelago. Recently he skippered a 47 foot Leopard catamaran on charter in the Caribbean.

Peter is a skilled and patient educator possessing a sound ability to communicate all aspects of the sailing and cruising life. He believes that safety is critical...and that fun is essential.

Peter is a qualified Sail Canada instructor.

Peter and Michelle are members of:
Bluewater Cruising Association
Sidney North Saanich Yacht Club.