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Join a sailing adventure on a Tall Ship and set course for new horizons!

Falmouth (UK) - Greenwich (UK)

30 August - 07 September 2014

8 days, Thermopylae Clipper

From € 520,-

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Sail Training

Normal price: € 520,-

Book this journey

Thermopylae Clipper:
Falmouth (UK) - Greenwich (UK)

30 August - 07 September 2014

Sail along with the Tall Ships’ Regatta from Falmouth to Greenwich, racing against other Tall Ships! Minumum age 16.

Ports

  • "I conquered the fear of climbing up high."

    Ang (25), Malaysia

You sail on the Thermopylae Clipper

Shipping type: Yacht
Homeport: Hamble, Southampton
Date built: 1996
Trainees: 10
Length: 17.8 m
Height of mast:
Sail:

Thermopylae Clipper is the largest yacht in Discovery Sailing Project’s fleet of three. Having previously completed four circumnavigations, Thermopylae Clipper is a very sturdy and spacious yacht perfectly suited to Sail Training. Being on board a smaller yacht means that …

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Windseeker logs

  • Stargazing at Starpoint

    Tecla, September 2014

    – by Captain Gijs

    Finally, after two and a half days of motor sailing, we are able to carry on under sail alone. A bit later than expected, but still very welcome, the ESE-ly winds have filled our sails again. Progress has been good …

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  • Wylde Swan

    Salty Eyelashes and the Endless Ocean

    Wylde Swan, 14 October - 21 November

    Sailing from Harlingen to Tenerife. On board: crew and trainees

    – by Jeske Zijlstra, Deckhand

    After a night of playing with the anchor, it's time to set sail again. Without any sleep, we're preparing the Ship for strong backwinds and high waves. For Barry (the small sail) it’s the perfect time to show up. Carefully putting …

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Photos

  • Trainee
  • Sørlandet
  • Sørlandet

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