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Ocean Sailing Scotland

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Ever fancied taking on the challenge of sailing an ocean racing yacht. Whether for a day trip, corporate event or one of our scheduled passages we have something for everyone.
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| Kip Marina, The Yacht Harbour, Inverkip PA16 0AW, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

I was lucky enough to be a crew member onboard the Taeping clipper from the west coast of Scotland to Rekjavik, Iceland. We were accompanied by a pod of dolphins on two of the days and experienced a moonbow (quite rare) on one of our...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Fantastic experience. Highly recommend a trip on this beautiful racing yacht. We had a wonderful adventure with some amazing people. Lots of fun. The captain and his first mate looked after us all and ensured we got the most from out trip. The team were...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 11 December 2016

Just had an incredible adventure sailing from the UK to St Lucia in the Carribean via La Corona, Bayona, Las Palmas and Cape Verde. We participated in the ARC + 2016, it's a great way to log sea miles, night hours and meet like minded...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 11 November 2016

Sail adventure from Iceland to Scotland, this had it all! Near storm force winds, doldrums like calms, sea life, bird life, Western isles and Crinan canal - incredible trip.It was a privilege to share it with the highly experienced and supportive Clyde challenger core crew...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank ereckblack
Clyde_Challenger , Manager at Ocean Sailing Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2016

Thanks erecblack and glad to hear you had a rewarding trip on Scotland's Clipper 60! Hope we can welcome you onboard again.

Reviewed 6 June 2016

A great crew and a fantastic trip. These are a group of experts that make travelling fun. Champagne Sailing at its best!

Date of experience: May 2016
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Clyde_Challenger , Manager at Ocean Sailing Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2016

Thanks RMyers12. Great to hear you enjoyed the trip and had some great sailing.

Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

I would agree with everything Hugh said. I have always had an interest in sailing from when i was a young boy, as my dad had a small boat and we used to go out on it at Kintyre where we holidayed every year. My...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank willie2003
Clyde_Challenger , Manager at Ocean Sailing Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2016

Thanks willie2003 and great to hear you have enjoyed your time sailing with us. Look forward to you joining us on your next trip.

Reviewed 2 May 2016

Chartered yacht for the Scottish Islands Peaks race last year in force 9/10. Crew were superb and the voyage was outstanding. I highly recommend the Clyde Challenger for anyone interested in learning how to sail or experienced sailors looking for an adventure.More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank skinge2016
Clyde_Challenger , Manager at Ocean Sailing Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2016

Thanks for the comments and we are glad to hear you had a great trip. Our ocean racing yacht is designed to withstand all weathers and it's great to hear you enjoyed the trip even with the high winds. Look forward to seeing you onboard...More

Reviewed 19 April 2016

Hi, I have been lucky enough to have had the opportunity to experience sailing on the Challenger. As a novice with nothing other than a desire to try sailing, I was welcomed by the crew and volunteers and made to feel that my inexperience wasn't...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Clyde_Challenger , Manager at Ocean Sailing Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2016

Thanks Hugh, great to hear you have enjoyed your time on-board and we look forward to welcoming you back for more sailing on our Clipper 60.

Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Fantastic all round experience We hired the Clyde challenger for a birthday celebration weekend with 11 guests + skipper + 2xcrew. The sailing waters to which the challenger has direct access are truly superb. Our route for the long weekend took us around the south...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Clyde_Challenger , Manager at Ocean Sailing Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2016

We think Scotland's west coast waters are great as well. Great to hear you enjoyed the trip and thanks for the great feedback.

Reviewed 19 April 2016

As a DofE assessor I was accompaning a group of young people who had a fantastic week away on a DofE Gold Award sailing expedition. As a DofE assessor with young people from South Ayrshire all or them had a great experience and still to...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Clyde_Challenger , Owner at Ocean Sailing Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2016

Thanks Vincent, we are delighted to hear the trip was of value to the group and we are looking forward to welcoming more groups on-board in 2016.

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