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2 matched 505 yachts - identical match racing

2 matched 505 yachts - identical match racing

22 Apr 2016

From May 1st 2016 we have two identical matching Hanse 505 Yachts in our fleet 'Hanse Sailor' and 'Kulu'- they are both new modern stylish and sleek high end luxury performance yachts. 

 

Caribbean Dream!

01 Jan 2016

HOLIDAY IN THE CARIBBEAN: join our Hanse Yachts for a charter in the Caribbean for the following Dates:
11th to 17th Jan
17th to 24th Jan
24th to 31st Jan
February (Multiple Dates)...
March (Multiple Dates)
Cruising destinations include Martinique , St Vincent, St Lucia, British Virgin Islands. Prices start from GBP 500 per person for a Family of 4, and from 600 for individuals.
*Skipper included
**Bareboat rates on application

 

New Hanse 505 Yacht 08/10/2015

Hanse 505 yacht

07 Oct 2015

Coming to the end of  an exciting and successful sailing season we thought we'd  keep the momentum going by purchasing another new Hanse 505 yacht to compliment our Hanse Yacht Fleet. She will be put straight into the ARC Rally 2015 racing category, starting on 22nd November from Las Palmas to St Lucia in the Caribbean! we currently have a couple of spaces available.

 

4th Place Finish

27 Jun 2015

ROUND THE ISLAND RACE:  Sailing GB yacht Amandla Kulu achieves a fantastic 4th place finish result and obtains the fastest Hanse Yacht time in the fleet of 1,534 yachts on the course. Congratulations to the all amateur crew who only met for the first time on Friday training day.  

 

ROUND THE ISLAND RACE

Yacht Charter Solent

19 Jun 2015

Last few spaces onboard the new Hanse 505 testing has proven her pedigree she's light very quick and agile. Race against 2,000 other yachts in next weekends Round the Island Race a 3 day event with training ... 

www.sailinggb.co.uk/docs/Round the Island Race 2015 Draft Itinerary

 

Crew Escape Yacht in Zorb!

Stag Do Yacht Charter

13 Jun 2015

An amusing sight greeted yachts today sailing into Newton Creek on the Isle Of Wight as the Sailing GB Stag Do Yachts were abandoned by the crew for a water Zorb experience in the bay ....

 

Fastnet Sea Survival Training

Yacht charter Solent

12 May 2015

As part of the Fastnet Campaign sea survival training SAILING GB yachts spent the weekend practical training with the coastguard rescue helicopter blasting down the Solent rehearsing a 'high line transfer' exercise.  "NOW THAT BEATS SITTING IN THE CLASSROOM!!" commented one crew member ...

 

Race To The Rock!

Fastnet Race

13 Mar 2015

Compete in this years Fastnet Race , no previous racing experience necessary, we have places for 2 more people .

Dont miss out this time and join us for the Campaign with days out getting used to the boat, practical sea survival training with the Coastguard Helicopter and deployed liferafts ,1st qualifier Qualifier 5-7 June, 2nd qualifier 10-12 July , THE BIG ONE 16th to the 22nd of August  FASTNET 2015

All this for only £2495 Inclusive

 

Sailing Gb across the Atlantic 2015 Arc

26 Feb 2015

Hot off the press

We are taking our Hanse 54 to Saint Lucia in the Atlantic Race for Cruisers (ARC) this year and have crew positions aboard for different legs to and from. you could join us for short legs to Gibraltar , middle sea race to 21 days across the Atlantic. We will also have mile builders coming back early 2016. We compete in the professional Yacht Racing Class (IRC 1).

 

Last 2 Days for Fastnet Discount

19 Feb 2015

Last 2 Days for Fastnet £300 discount as from 21st the price will be £2795

We have a couple of places still up for grabs .

Remember 

2 Training weekend

3 pre races

the fastnet

along with other benifits

 

Last few days to book Fastnet at this price

11 Feb 2015

Our early booking discount is just about over. If you want to save £300.00 on this year's Fastnet Race, then book before 20th February to pay £2,495 - after that the cost will be £2,795. Still the best price we know of.

 

Fastnet First aid course

10 Feb 2015

Bookings for the First aid course for the Fastnet Campaign are now being taken.

 

Fastnet Campaign

09 Feb 2015

Fastnet Campaign underway with the first boat just about full.

 

Enter the Fastnet Race with Sailing GB

Enter the Fastnet Race with Sailing GB

29 Dec 2014

Your chance to take part in one of the ultimate yacht race with full training provided
 

ROUND BRITAIN & IRELAND RACE: SAILING GB YACHT WINS FIRST PLACE IN IRC1

ROUND BRITAIN amp IRELAND RACE SAILING GB YACHT WINS FIRST PLACE IN IRC1

23 Aug 2014

Twelve days of epic racing end in class victory for HANSE 54 yacht Saga  in a very  tough Round Britain and Ireland race. Congratulations to amateur crew, skipper and support crew. Next Challenge FASTNET 2015!!!

 

SAILING GB'S SAGA HOURS AWAY FROM CLASS VICTORY

SAILING GBS SAGA HOURS AWAY FROM CLASS VICTORY

22 Aug 2014

With the finishing line almost within touching distance, Saga  and her amateur crew just need to keep it together in order to win IRC 1

 

SAILING GB'S SAGA BATTLES HORRENDOUS WEATHER TO TAKE LEAD IN HER CLASS

SAILING GBS SAGA BATTLES HORRENDOUS WEATHER TO TAKE LEAD IN HER CLASS

17 Aug 2014

An evening of savage weather and gigantic seas leads to further retirements and runs for shelter but Sailing GB's Hanse 54 snatches the lead in her class. 

 

FORCE TEN FROM PORTREE

FORCE TEN FROM PORTREE

16 Aug 2014

Sailing GB's Saga currently reporting waves of up to 11 metres and 55 knot winds in the eye of a severe storm off the coast of Northern Scotland

 

ROUND BRITAIN & IRELAND RACE - SETTLING IN

ROUND BRITAIN amp IRELAND RACE - SETTLING IN

12 Aug 2014

Storming up the east coast, Sailing GB's yacht Saga eases into third place in her class 

 

ROUND BRITAIN & IRELAND RACE - UPPING THE ANTI FROM THE START

ROUND BRITAIN amp IRELAND RACE - UPPING THE ANTI FROM THE START

11 Aug 2014

Sailing GB's Hanse 54 Saga roars along the South Coast following a dramatic delay and reversal of the course from clockwise to anti clockwise

 

RBI Yacht Race Training Weekend

RBI Yacht Race Training Weekend

14 Jun 2014

Round Britain & Ireland Yacht Race campaign in collaboration with Equenox Racing kicks off with the first of 4 pre-qualifying races.

 

Double Stag Do

Double Stag Do

07 Jun 2014

SAILING GB
Double Stag Do weekend with Charles Coleman & friends travelling all the way from the Isle Of Man to sail around the Isle Of Wight!  

 

'Woody' Stag Do

Woody Stag Do

07 Jun 2014

RACE AROUND THE ISLE OF WIGHT:

Off to an early start to catch GBR Yachts Elan 450 Wolverine who were ahead of us in gusty 30 knot winds off the Needles as early morning thunderstorms rolled in, both yachts heeling at full tilt ...

 

''NEWS FLASH'' largest berth yacht in the Solent

NEWS FLASH  largest berth yacht in the Solent

01 Jun 2014



Our Hanse 54 has 13 comfortable sleeping berths for your group and is coded for 15 including the crew. Translating to more space & more comfort even if your group isn't that large.


If you can find a larger full berth charter yacht in the Solent then your charter is on us!!!

Come and view our Hanse yachts in Port HAMBLE Marina, 15 mins by taxi from Southampton Airport Parkway station.

 

Stag Do Helicopter Exercise

26 Apr 2014

Lucky Stag Matt Phelps works together with the Solent Coastguard Helicopter in a 'High Line' transfer exercise landing a crew on the deck as we sailed down the Solent at 9.5 knots... see video here ...

 

ARC Yacht Race ensuite cabin

28 Mar 2014

Race across the Atlantic Ocean in style onboard a modern 54 foot sloop in the Atlantic Regatta Crossing. Join us in the 'Yacht Racing Division' (non-cruising division)  from Las Palmas to Rodney Bay in St. Lucia. Racing under ORC -ISAF 1 category competitive campaign.

Sailing GB are offering own double cabin with ensuite for the crossing, which means no sharing cabins and no rationing of fresh water nor restriction on showers with our onboard water maker!

The race package is flexible enough to cater for work commitments with training in the Solent pre-preparation on weekends package allowing for only a 3 weeks off work round trip commitment. 

 

Stag Do Charter

Stag Do Charter

13 Mar 2014

Last Saturday saw the first Solent yacht charter of the season ...

 

LUXURY STAG DO PARTY YACHTS

LUXURY STAG DO PARTY YACHTS

27 Feb 2014

   

  • Coded for 15 persons Day Sail without breaking up your group

  • Located at Port Hamble

  • Spinnakers the size of a Football Pitch!

  • BBQ, Loud Sound System, Fast Ribs and More!

 
 
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