START DATE:  29/12/2020

END DATE: 02/01/2021

Voyage code: CF573

Vessel: Challenger Yachts

Nights: 4

Age: 12 to 15

Start Port: Portsmouth

End Port: Portsmouth

Bursary: Up to £140

Grade: 2

Passport: No

DofE: No

Brochure Price: £489

     

NO SAILING EXPERIENCE NECESSARY

Voyage Highlights


• Celebrate the new year with a nautical themed fancy dress party
• Visit Cowes and Poole
• Meals are included
• Build sailing knowledge, make friends and have fun!

Make it a New Year’s Eve to remember and sail into 2021 on this 4 night New Year’s Adventure voyage.
During the voyage, you will work towards your RYA Start Yachting qualification which is the perfect introduction to sail training for novices. By the end of the voyage, you will have experienced steering a yacht, sail handling, ropework and be aware of safety on board.

You will learn the fundamental aspects of sailing whilst working towards your RYA Start Yachting qualification. By the end of the voyage, you will have experienced steering a yacht, sail handling, ropework and be aware of safety on board.

The first day will include meet and greet followed by a safety briefing before beginning the voyage. You will then begin to learn basic sailing techniques and experience man overboard practice. 

Over the following days, you will build your sailing knowledge whilst having fun and making friends. You will be involved with all aspects of sailing the yacht from looking after the boat to cooking and cleaning. After a day at sea, most evenings will be spent covering theory, playing games, relaxing and socialising or you may have the chance to go ashore. Any crew members who go ashore will be accompanied by an adult.

Further Information

Passport – Where passport required is indicated, the voyage will start and/or finish abroad or a UK based voyage will aim to visit abroad.
D of E – All of our voyages of 4 nights or more qualify for the Duke of Edinburgh Gold Residential section. Please let our Reservations Team know before sailing if you want to use to use the voyage for the residential section.