Mile Building Weekend

Price: from £300

Location: Starts from our base at Premier Gosport Marina, and visits different ports further afield than the Solent

Duration: 2 days

The Mile Building Weekend is the perfect way to build-up your sea miles and gain more valuable experience. With longer more involved passages undertaken, it’s an adventure outside the confines of the Solent and a great way to gain more confidence.

Take a look at our live course calendar for dates for the Mile Building Weekend!

 

Course Information

Joining Instructions: Please click here for course joining instructions

Recommended Reading: Sailing magazines and newspapers, but this is not essential 

Course Prerequisites: No assumed knowledge

Minimum Age: No minimum but Under 16’s must be accompanied by adult. Persons aged 16+ can be unaccompanied subject to other pre-requisites having been met

Who is the course for:

The Mile Building Weekend is the perfect introduction to newly qualified sailors who want to gain more experience and take in some longer passages.

Running over two days the Mile Building Weekend will give you longer more involved passages and a more intense sailing experience than just hopping from marina to marina.

A great way to build some extra experience before undertaking that next course.

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What we cover on the course:

You’ll get to visit marinas and ports a little further afield than the Solent, like Portland or Weymouth. It’ll involve more intense and longer days sailing.

Along with some cracking sailing, you’ll get to visit places you didn’t visit on your RYA Competent Crew or Day Skipper course. The passages are longer and it’ll involve more quality sea-time, but it’s such a rewarding weekends sailing.

 

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Course formats & details:

Courses run in a choice of two formats:

  • One weekend: (Saturday or Sunday)
  • Also available mid-week

Starts from our Gosport marina base and visits various ports and marinas further afield.

Our Principal says this about the Mile Building Weekend:

What better a way to celebrate that new RYA Competent Crew or Day Skipper qualification than with a Mile Building weekend aboard one of our fleet yachts!

A great way to build extra mileage and enjoy some longer passages to locations further afield than the Solent, guided by one of our experienced and professional RYA qualified instructors.

You’ll get to see first hand why the south coast is the perfect place to build some miles and gain more experience.

With so many locations to chose from (weather dependant of course) you might go and see Portland or Weymouth, or how about metropolitan Brighton Marina for a great night out when you arrive?

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