An incredible opportunity to experience the thrill of yacht racing at Cowes Week, also enjoy the après-sail atmosphere in the heart of the Cowes Week race village. This package is for up to 10 people to race on board a Sunsail Match First 40 at Cowes Week on a choice of dates in August 2019.
You will have exclusive use of the yacht for the duration of the day. Arrive in Cowes in the morning for a breakfast briefing and introduction to your professional crew in our private hospitality area. Spend the morning cruising the waters of the Solent whilst learning the ropes on board your yacht, under the expert guidance of your skipper and first mate. Enjoy a racing lunch and soft drinks on board and then it is time to start the afternoon’s race among the spectacle of the many hundreds of Cowes Week yachts, while you use teamwork and sailing skills in the Match First 40 fleet class.
After your race, you will return to Cowes Yacht Haven and enjoy a complimentary drink for each of your team in the hospitality area, ready for the daily Match First 40 prize giving - to see if your team is on the podium! You are then free to spend some time soaking up the sights and sounds in the bars and live music venues of the most famous sailing event in the UK sporting calendar, in the heart of the Cowes Week Race Village.
Your hosts for the day will be Sunsail, the leading sailing company in the UK and the Official Charter Sailing Partner of Cowes Week. Accommodation and travel to and from Cowes, Isle of Wight, is not included. Participants must be a minimum of 18 years of age and be fit and able to participate in the activity of sailing.
Please contact us for 2020 pricing