PSTT entered 15 of their young people into a competitive indoor rowing challenge, hosted by Oarsome Chance and PlayZone Cosham on Wednesday 15th February. The PSTT team were competing against teams from King Richard’s school in Paulsgrove and Wecock Farm in Waterlooville. Each team had two Concept 2 rowing machines and they had to […]
On Friday 30th September, Portsmouth Sail Training Trust joined a large variety of sail training crews and vessels for the ASTO Small Ships Race in Cowes. Our crews from Charter Academy and Trafalgar School sailed ‘Yoda’ (Sigma 38), our largest sail training vessel, over to the Isle of Wight for the weekend event, departing from […]
Portsmouth Sail Training Trust now has a YouTube channel, where you can view videos including a life jacket and inflation demonstration, squib sailing and many movie trailers, made by students of Charter Academy. To view Portsmouth Sail Training Trust’s YouTube channel click here.
Caitlin Cady aged 13 yrs. Today, instead of going on our boat “Sarah”, we learnt how to tie knots. Instead, I am sat here writing this drinking my hot chocolate while my friends (Stephanie and Elinor) are listening to Ed’s demonstration to how to make the bowline. This is supposed to be the strongest knot. […]