Friday, 12 February 2016

Sail Around Britain in 2016

Starting in May 2016 from Fambridge Yacht Haven First Class Sailing (East Coast) also based here at Fambridge are running this event offering sailors of all ability levels the opportunity to participate in this unique event.

The details in brief:

Fund Raising Events:

Will be held at all the Marinas visited including here at Fambridge Yacht Haven where Boatshed Essex is based. The date for the event here at Fambridge is Saturday 25th June 2016.

Everyone is most welcome to attend not just those doing the trip!

Voyage Details in Brief: You can book to do the entire seven weeks or just a leg or two – the choice is yours. Each leg will include at least one Yachtmaster qualifying passage (including sailing at night) where members of the crew have the opportunity to skipper the boat, knowing that a First Class skipper is on board to offer guidance and support. The Yacht “Kingfisher of Maldon” is a 35’ Beneteau Oceanis 351 and has three double cabins, a comfortable saloon and well equipped galley. No previous sailing experience is required.

The Legs: Leg 1 (2nd – 7thMay): Fambridge to Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Leg 2 (9th – 14th May): Newcastle to Inverness. Leg 3 (16th – 21st May):Inverness to Fort William. Leg 4 (25th – 30th May): Fort William to Troon. Leg 5 (1st – 7th June): Troon to Milford Haven. Leg 6 (9th -14th June): Milford Haven to Plymouth. Leg 7 (19th – 25th June): Plymouth to Fambridge.

Don't miss this great opportunity to do some great sailing and contribute to an event supporting Macmillan. For the Full details and booking please visit the First Class Sailing (East Coast) Website: https://www.firstclasssailing.com/Sail-Round-Britain.html