Adventures Offshore is a Scout sail training opportunity offering access to two 50 foot sail training yachts based in Ipswich. It provides an opporunity for both Scouts and other youth groups from across the country, sailing from April to the end of October.

Adventures Offshore offer a mixed programme of weekends and longer trips throughout the summer including the Tall Ships Races, which will be in the North Sea in 2010. Ports visited during 2010 Tall Ships include Antwerpe, Aalborg, Kristiansand, Hartlepool and Amsterdam.

During a trip with you are likely to steer the boat, assist with mooring and handling sails and mooring lines, navigate, cook and clean. You will also visit different ports and may sail through the night and have to stand a “watch”.

Don’t forget to encourage Scouts, Explorer Scouts or Network members to come and explore an offshore adventure.

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