The voyage grading system will help you pick the experience that you are looking for
Introduction to sailing. You’ll learn the basics of seamanship and get involved with all aspects of sailing the vessel. A great experience that should leave you wanting to come back for more. Ideal as a gift for a loved one or friend. No sailing experience necessary.
You will sleep on board and work in a ‘watch’ system. This is a great way to improve your seamanship skills. No sailing experience necessary.
These voyages are a little more adventurous as you’re likely to encounter bigger seas and stronger winds. You’ll find these voyages slightly more physically demanding due to the combination of conditions and voyage length. Still no sailing experience necessary.
Offshore sailing where you’ll be working in a watch system for an extended time which will mean hard physical work and the likelihood of a change in your sleep pattern. This is a great way to get some miles under your belt. Sailing experience is helpful but not essential.
The primary purpose of the voyage is to race so this exhilarating experience is likely to push you physically. You’ll improve your sailing knowledge and learn about racing a large yacht. Some sailing experience is required for these voyages.