Go Sailing Cruises

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Sailing experience and mile building sailing cruises are an ideal way to get out on to the water, meet new friends and gain valuable sailing experience. We offer weekend sailing cruises to the Channel islands and France.

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Sailing experience and mile building sailing cruises - Broad Reach Sailing at Cherbourg Marina"Go Sailing" offers you the chance to gain more experience and sea miles or just relax and spend time on the water. These cruises are for everyone, whether you are a novice or an experienced sailor you will have a great time. You will have the benefit of a professional skipper on board who will be more than happy to let you get involved as much as you like! From helming and setting sails, to navigation and passage planning, the choice is yours.

Most cruises are over a weekend, or 3 days. Starting on a Friday evening with a crew brief and, depending on destination, preparation for sea and a night passage to our first port of call. These cruises will offer potential Yachtmasters an opportunty to gain 60NM qualifing passages. 

Included in the price is all food eaten on board (evening meals are ashore), use of foul weather gear, fuel and berthing fees.

Sailing Weekends

Throughout the year we will be running regular "Sailing" weekends. These weekends offer you the chance to build on your sailing experience and get some sea miles in your log book. Destinations will be weather dependent, but we are likely to visit Brighton, Poole or Weymouth or even Cherbourg, if the weather is favourable. 

Summer Sailing Cruise

Join us for our summer cruise, which consists of 9 days sailing covering approximatly 500NM.  We will leave Gosport and sail west for Weymouth with its busy old town and fishing harbour. The next day we will head further west for Brixham or Dartmouth, followed by a short hop to the picturesque town of Salcombe in Devon. Then it's across the Channel to Guernsey and Alderney, where there will be plenty of time to explore the islands and enjoy some time ashore. We then head east for Cherbourg and St Vaast. Both are welcoming, vibrant and busy French ports. You will have plenty of time to take in the sights and enjoy the famous sea food available at the many harbourside restaurants. Then we sail back across the Channel, finishing off in either Littlehampton of somewhere in the Solent before returning to Gosport. Durning your cruise there will be ample time to get some Skippering experience and and to add to your log book.There will be some night sailing passages and time ashore to relax. 

Across the Channel

Sailing to Cherbourg France with Broad Reach Sailing, Solent

Leaving Gosport on Friday evening for a night sailing passage across the Channel to the vibrant port of Cherbourg, or the picturesque fishing port of St Vaast, we will arrive on Saturday morning in time for some sight-seeing and a visit to the market. We  usually arrange to eat ashore on Saturday evening in one of the many cafes and restaurants that French ports have to offer. We will leave early on Sunday morning in time to catch a fair tide sailing back to our berth in the Solent.

 

 Visit the Channel Islands

On 3 day sailing cr3 day sailing cruises to the Channel Islands - Broad Reach Sailing, Solentuises we can venture a bit further, this includes visits to Braye Harbour in Alderney and St Peter Port in Guernsey, both offering spectacular scenery and fantastic sailing. We may either cross the Channel to Cherbourg on the first evening, or venture through the famous Alderney Race to the Channel Islands. After a night ashore, we return to the Solent on the third day. Alternativly we may visit the Channel Islands first and sail back via the picturesque harbour of Weymouth. During this trip you will log approximatley 200 NM and 10 night sailing hours, for potential Yachtmasters, this will give you 2 qualifying passages.

 

Jurassic Cruise

We offer 2 and 3 day sailing cruises along the stunning Jurassic coastline. Leaving the SoleDurdle Doornt early on Saturday morning and sailing west for Weymouth, we arrive in time to relax before heading off for a well deserved meal ashore. The following day we sail back via the pretty anchorge of Studland Bay. On 3 day sailing cruises we may leave Friday evening on a passage to Dartmouth, arriving Saturday afternoon to spend an evening moored in the beautiful surroundings of the River Dart. We then head back sailing into either Weymouth or Poole the following evening.

Taster Days

These are one day sailing trips and offer you an insight into sailing. Your Skipper will ensure you have a safe and enjoyable day on the water, you will have the opportunity to steer the yacht and get involved in all the "crew" jobs, which include hoisting and trimming sails, keeping a look out at sea and much more. We provide high quality foul weather clothing and lunch, included in the price of the sailing taster day.

For further information on any of these sailing trips or days email enquiries@broadreachsailing.co.uk or call Tel 0239 3000 300.

RYA sailing course dates and prices

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Price
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Sat 25/11/2017 to Sun 26/11/2017 2 Days Sat-Sun NOW FULL £295.00
Sat 02/12/2017 to Sun 03/12/2017 2 Days Sat-Sun (Join Fri eve) £275.00 4