Fun days are just
that. If you or your friends and family would like to experience the
magic of sailing on an
ocean going yacht, or maybe you want to brush up on your sailing skills,
in a relaxed,
friendly and informal atmosphere under the watchful eye of your Yachtmaster
experience starts at 10:00hrs/am with coffee, biscuits and a safety
briefing, then your Yachtmaster skipper will introduce you to the basics
of sailing and in an amazingly short time you will be sailing through
the Solent or Southampton Water. After a lunch break ashore, spend the
afternoon practicing your new skills cruising to Cowes or Southampton.
You can choose to take an active part in the sailing or just sit back in
the cockpit and relax. All refreshments afloat are included. Returning
back to your port of origin by approximately 17:00hrs (05:00pm)
£500 per boat
Maximum of ten people on
board, plus the skipper & crew. Minimum age is
10. Maximum weight 20 stone. No previous sailing
experience is required. Non-swimmers are welcome.
yachts are based on the South Coast, in Port Hamble,
with easy access to Southampton water and the Solent area.
Sailing may be canceled or curtailed in
extreme weather conditions which would make it dangerous. Please call
the office if in any doubt.
Spectators are welcome to wave you off from
the Marina, but will not be able to join you on board.
Dress casually in several layers of clothing
to allow for hot/cold weather. It is important to bring an anorak and soft-soled shoes (e.g.
A hat, sunglasses and sunscreen are essential on sunny days.
life-jackets and waterproofs will be provided.
Selected days from April to
October, and occasionally outside these months too. All booking is
subject to availability so please book early to avoid disappointment.