The Piccabulla Association, affiliated
UISP-Sailing League
, organizes ad hoc courses for teens and adults (or both) in sailing, at Lake Bracciano in collaboration with ASD GIROVELANDO mainly on collective school dinghies (Trident 16) or other dinghies available to those who join with their own 6mt f.t. cabin cruiser: with a name that has a long history behind it, the Donfango é small miniature sailing ship with which they organize, among others, the course for ”little skippers” already experienced in past seasons in Agropoli (SA); also in the beautiful Cilento tourist center are organized Discounted cruises for Piccabulla Association members thanks to a partnership agreement with the Veladream SrL, well-known charter company. We are going to discover the
Cilento Vallo di Diano and Alburni National Park
but also of the better-known Amalfi Coast, the Phlegrean Islands or the Aeolian Islands.

Responsible for sports activities and initiatives is
Stefano Bertoldi
, vice-president of the Piccabulla Association, sailing instructor
F.I.V.
( 1st level YEM
Italian Sailing Federation
) and sailing instructor UISP (TED-Technical Educator) and ACSE specializing in initiation and “re-approach” sailing courses for teens and adults. He is part of the instructor group of the ASD
Gran Lasco of Rome
with which he has been collaborating for several years. Sailed from an early age first on the family dinghy, then on the Olympic K1 and since 2001 on dinghies (Standard Laser, 470, Flying Junior, Caravelle, Trident16, etc.) adding from 2007 onward, the large sailing cabin cruisers from 10mt up to 15/16mt). He has taken several courses for both dinghies and cabin cruisers (ASD Gran Lasco, Lega Navale Roma, ASD Altura) and previously as a self-taught during the 8 years he lived “by the lake” in Trevignano Romano. He went on to specialize on large cabin cruisers sailing several hundred miles for transfers and training activities and/or participating in various regattas, from the Cala Galera (Argentario – GR) winter championship to Riva di Traiano (Civitavecchia – RM). Since 2010 he has worked as skipper, assistant skipper, sailor and sailing instructor for private shipowners, sports clubs (Circolo Velico Lucano, Associazione Piccabulla, Fare Mare, Gran Lasco ASD) and occasionally for charter companies (Veladream, Sail-Italia, Ananda Sail). He recently reconnected with the world of dinghies by working for two seasons with ASD
Sailing the Gulf
in the Gulf of Squillace (CZ).
The association also owns a Gilardoni Relax 600, the “Donfango,” a mt.6 inhabitable mobile dinghy cabin cruiser with an 8hp 4t outboard engine that has been stationed at the port of Agropoli since April 25, 2019 to carry out training, sailing instruction and social projects in agreement with the Veladream SrL company to which it has been entrusted with the management.