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KT 059 – Mid Summer RYA Start Yachting Academy – £139 Bursary Available

Start Date: 29/07/2018
End Date:02/08/2018

Voyage Information

Vessel: Ketch
Nights: 4
Age: 12 to 15
Start Port: Inverkip
End Port: Inverkip
Voyage Grade: – no sailing experience needed
Bursary: Up to £ 139 – Apply for a Bursary
Passport: No
DofE: No
Brochure Price: £459

Voyage Highlights

• Ideal starter voyage
• Get RYA start yachting qualification
• Sail along the coast or across the Solent
• Meals are included
• Build sailing knowledge, make friends and have fun!

This Mid-Summer RYA Start Yachting week is the ideal starter voyage which provides you with an introduction to sail cruising on an intimate yacht with up to 8 voyage crew members.
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 over board practice. The evening will be spent alongside where you will have the traditional Tall Ships’ fajitas dinner.
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.

There is a possibility you could be recommended to the Trust by the Skipper to come back and volunteer as a Watch Assistant or Watch Leader for future Tall Ships voyages.

Whilst every effort will be made to deliver the above voyage content sometimes, due to weather and crew’s ability, the content may need to change. Please see below for our full Conditions of Booking.

Voyage surcharges

  • Payment by Credit Card is subject to a 2.5% handling fee
    (Debit Card payments are free of charge)

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.
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Voyage Price

Price £459

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To book a Sailing Voyage you will need the Crew's personal, next of kin, medical, passport (if applicable) and payment details to hand. Payments are secure and quick.

Sailing Voyage prices include accommodation, meals, tea, coffee, squash and snacks whilst onboard, safety equipment, waterproofs and sail training. They do not include flights, organised excursions, meals ashore, transport to/from the vessel, departure tax, optional extras and surcharges.

Payment by Credit Card is subject to a 2.5% handling fee. (Debit Card payments are free of charge) Please see our Conditions of Booking.