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Monthly Archives: February 2019

Traveling solo?

Travelling solo is a superb way to get the full adventure experience. With the majority of the crew coming alone, you are amongst like minded people and there’s always a fantastic social element to life on board. You always have the choice of exploring ashore with other crew members or wandering off on your own. […]

Wondering who else joins?

The crew who sign up are usually a 50:50 mix of men and women. We get lots of people from their 30s through to 60s as a general guide and you can expect to be part of a fun, adventurous group. Their sailing experience usually ranges from none to some experience. No previous experience is […]

New to sailing & want to learn?

The majority of people on board are either new to sailing or might describe themselves as having a ‘rusty’ Day Skipper. Our instructors are there to give you a supportive, calm environment in which to learn and develop new skills. There are also RYA qualifications to be earned.

EXCITING SAILING TO AMAZING PLACES

These expeditions are run in the world’s most exciting, remote and spectacular places. Sail to and explore Cuba, Spitsbergen, Morocco, Iceland and more.

How tough is it?

We plan and run these sailing adventures very carefully to ensure that anyone with a normal physical capability and an adventurous mindset can take part. No specific physical fitness is required.

NO PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE NEEDED

Every expedition has a full sailing course built in and is led by expert instructors. So whether you are a complete novice or a more seasoned sailor, you will be fully involved from the very start.

Do we get to explore ashore?

We believe in sailing with a purpose, and ours is to find new, amazing places and then to be able to get ashore and explore. Except when we’re on passage, almost every day we’ll anchor somewhere or pull into a harbour and then you’re free to head off and discover.

TIME TO HEAD ASHORE & EXPLORE

Our expeditions are all about exploring the world and we build in lots of time for the crew to head ashore. Explore wonderful cities, discover remote islands, see the world from a unique perspective

Is more advanced training available?

Once you have some experience and maybe an RYA or ASA certificate, it can be hard to know how to get that next level of experience. We run Passage Making Masterclasses to enable you to make rapid gains in your seamanship and skippering skills. Most of our ocean sailing trips encompass RYA Yachtmaster Ocean qualifying […]

COME ALONE OR IN A GROUP

80% of our crew sign up solo, You’ll be joining a crew of 8 and sailing experience ranges from none to some! Come and meet like minded adventurers.

Can I get any shore based training?

All our courses are weekend based, so that you can fit them into your normal schedule. We run courses in navigation, celestial navigation, essential electrical skills and more.