UpcomingTransatlantic Antigua to UK
- Transatlantic Antigua to UK
May 5, 2018 - June 6, 2018
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
About the event:
Skyelark is a well known Adventure sailing /ocean charter yacht with a very experienced skipper and mate. This transatlantic 3600nm passage should take just under a month, and is suitable for those wishing to qualify for their Ocean Yachtmaster certificate.
Sailing across the Atlantic Ocean, from Antigua via the Azores, there will be the opportunity to take some time to explore the beautiful and dramatic island of Faial and for the adventurous why not climb Pico, the highest mountain in Portugal! Setting sail once again, for a final leg of approximately 10 days, to reach the U.K, Southampton.
This transatlantic passage departs from Antigua and includes a brief stop in the Azores, before heading on to the U.K., Southampton.
· Starts May 5th 2018
· Approximate finish: 6th June 2018
Details of Transatlantic Passage
You will be expected to take a full role as a crew member within a watch system. You will therefore be involved in all aspects of sailing the boat; including duties both below and above deck.
Highlights include: sailing in a variety in weather conditions, including some heavy weather, sailing in a watch system, opportunities to practise celestial navigation skills, amazing seascapes and sunrises, fabulous opportunities to experience marine life close-up with a high chance of spotting whales, as well as a warm and wonderful welcome in the Azores and arrival back into the UK.
- Professional and Experienced Skipper
- Professional and Experienced First mate
- All food when on open passage
- All safety equipment
How to Book:
· Email firstname.lastname@example.org
· Phone (+44) 01983 242 033
· You can also use the secure online booking facility by clicking ‘join a crew’ below.
Crew Fee – £2,995
Use the booking system below to pay to secure your crew place.