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Kristiansand (NO) - Warnemünde (DE)

28 July - 06 August 2015

9 days, Christian Radich

From € 868,5

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Tall Ships Races

25 : € 868,5
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Christian Radich:
Kristiansand (NO) - Warnemünde (DE)

28 July - 06 August 2015

No places available anymore – Experience the thrill of Tall Ship Racing with Christian Radich, and continue on to Warnemunde. Race 2 of the Tall Ships Races will be a shorter leg, but no less challenging. Skagerrak and Kattegat are well known sailing areas and are known for their treacherous currents and changing weather. A real challenge in sailing! Learn the ropes, cross the finish line and enjoy a Journey you will never forget! In Aalborg it is time for music, sportactivities, crewparade and crewparty. The voyages will not to at the end yet because you will go sailing further on to Warnemunde! Open to Windseekers age 15 – 25 (25+ at request)

Programme Outline

Ports

Kristiansand is the business and cultural capital of southern Norway. The sea and surrounding fjords are perfect for recreational activities like fishing and sailing, and the nearby inland and mountains are ideal for skiing and hiking. In the more urban areas you will find a rich variety of cafes, restaurants, art galleries and museums.

Warnemünde is a seaside resort and a district of the German harbour city Rostock. Located on the Baltic Sea, Warnemünde boasts a sandy beach. The district is known for its yearly events Warnemünder Woche and Hanze Sail. There is plenty to see and do in Warnemünde, and subways connect the beach town to the more urban Rostock. Dwell through the small alleys behind the Alter Strom, check out the lively music scene, or go for a hike along the coast. The lighthouse offers a great point of reference.

Key points

  • Dates: 28 July 2015 - 6 August 2015
  • Embarkation: 10:00 / Disembarkation: 14:00
  • For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years
  • Windseekers joining: maximum of 80
  • No sailing experience required!
  • Official language on board: English
  • Price includes: accommodation and meals, excludes drinks at the bar
  • Price excludes transportation costs to-and from the ports. Our travel counsellor can advise you and book your transfers
  • One-off registration fee €25
  • Windseekers need to have a health insurance and a travel insurance
  • Need to take with you on board: sleeping bag, pillowcase, sheets and towels
  • Contact your fellow-Windseekers via Windseeker facebook
  • "Sailing on the North Sea by night, watching millions of stars..."

    Mathijn (13), Netherlands

You sail on the Christian Radich

Tall Ship Christian Radich under sail
Shipping type: Three masted full Ship
Homeport: Oslo (NO)
Date built: 1936
Trainees: 85
Length: 73m
Height of mast: 37,7 m
Sail: 1360 m2

Christian Radich is a sturdy and fast Norwegian windjammer who has won multiple races. Among others, she is the winner of the Tall Ships' Races 2005 and came first in 2006 during the legendary 50th Anniversary Tall Ships' Race from …

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