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Bermudan rigged vessels. A modern rig providing good performance


Groups can book these vessels


Adult only voyages available


Classic or Gaff rigged vessels. These rigs are very powerful and tend not to have winches or other aids for operating them. High levels of team work are required.


Duke of Edinburgh residential courses available


Bookings from individuals accepted


Special needs, including some physical special needs, can be catered for. Contact the organisation directly for more information

Vessels are wheel chair friendly


Square rigged ships operated. For many people, these represent the ultimate challenge.


Voyages specifically for under sixteens available




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