Elite Sailing – A Great Reason To Learn To Sail?

Posted on June 22, 2015 by under Boating, Competitions, Sailing

In the coming year or so, several British sailors are going to make the headlines in elite sailing. There will be some great sailing spectacles in the media, with the Americas Cup World Series in Portsmouth next month, a serious British challenger for the next Vendee Globe, and a revamped UK based international Extreme Sailing […]

How To Qualify To Work Aboard Luxury Yachts

Posted on June 15, 2015 by under Mile Building, Sailing Courses

Fancy an endless summer, cruising the Caribbean in winter and the Med in summer? Perhaps you’d like to work aboard a yacht that’s bigger than your dad’s house and help those with money to spare enjoy their lives to the full? One way to do this is to get your professional endorsements on your country’s […]

What Qualifications Are Required To Compete In The R2AK Race?

Posted on June 9, 2015 by under Competitions, Sailing, Sailing Courses, Uncategorized

Reading these blogs you’ll be aware by now that I feel that the adventure has been stolen from yacht racing. Whether being able to watch someone eat their breakfast live on the internet at Point Nemo on the South Pacific in the next Volvo Ocean Race, or two supermaxi trimarans preparing to race around the […]

Learning To Sail In The Southern Ocean and Patagonia

Posted on June 1, 2015 by under Mile Building, Sailing Courses

  One of the major draws to sailing is that it is an adventure. The water and seas change from hour to hour, and even on a calm day off the south coast of England there’s always a chance you could end up in a dramatic event with a story to tell when you get […]