Whether you are a first time sailor who has always wanted to venture onto the open seas or if you just want to brush up your sailings skills this full day sailing experience is perfect. Your skipper will introduce you to the basics and then you will sail for the rest of the day taking turns behind the wheel with the other participants. This is a great way to enjoy this wonderful sport, on the safe waters of the Solent.
Your experience begins with coffee and a safety briefing, then your RYA Yachtsmaster skipper will introduce you to the basics of sailing. Then it's hands-on sailing for the rest of the day with everyone taking turns behind the wheel, steering the boat out into the Solent and Southampton Water. After a pub lunch ashore (not included in this voucher) alongside a top Marina, you will be able to carry on improving your sailing skills or just sit back and relax in the well protected cockpit. All refreshments afloat are included. Please dress warmly and casually with extra layers. All safety equipment is provided for you. No previous sailing experience is required and non-swimmers are welcome. The experience lasts from 10am to approximately 5pm
This voucher includes an introduction to the basics of sailing and a full day on a 36ft ocean going yacht and hands on experience. Your voucher is valid for 10 months for one person. You must pre-book this experience. This experience is available selected Saturdays and weekdays during the season (1st April-31st October) and all bookings are subject to availability. Sailing may be cancelled or curtailed in severe weather conditions. If in any doubt please call the centre before departing for your experience. There will be a maximum of seven people on board plus the skipper. Minimum age is 16, maximum weight 20 Stone.