ST TOPEZ/GIBRALTAR TO CANARIES
Global Yacht Training is pleased to offer you yachtmaster passage sailing from St Tropez & Gibraltar, the gateway to the Mediterranean, to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in the Atlantic. Although, this trip could be used as part of your Yachtmaster training it is also available as an adventure sail and how much training you wish to obtain whilst with us is entirely up to you.
On route you will sail across the Mediterranean, through the Straights of Gibraltar before crossing over to the beautiful Canary Islands. You will gain over 800 nautical miles and passage experience as well as the chance to gain watch-keeping skills. You could use this trip towards qualifying for your RYA Yachtmaster.
Option 1 : Depart St Tropez – 4th October 2021 ETA Gibraltar – 13th October 2021
Option 2 : Depart Gibraltar – 16th October 2021 ETA Las Palmas – 24th October 2021
What to expect
This passage is a great way to get some Mediterranean sunshine in autumn and gain miles. Enjoy great sailing, expert tuition and Yachtmaster training before arriving in Gran Canaria and flying out via the international airport served by low cost airlines.
You will be part of the watch system and will be expected to take an active role in all aspects of sailing the yacht as well as cooking, general onboard housekeeping and lookout duties