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Sunday Racing

We have begun our Sunday series of squib racing and our crews are now competing for the inaugural HMS Bristol trophy comprising of six points scoring races and a final- a little like the Americas cup format but on Squibs. Jack Tupper of Charter Academy took the first race helming Jet  in light airs and […]

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Rona Residential

Over the Easter break, we were  lucky enough to be offered places aboard Merrilyn, The Rona Sailing Projects Ocean 62 provided we could put a worthy crew together at short notice and with an offer like that we pulled out the stops and went for it. So 9 of us left Portsmouth for the Hamble […]

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Trafalgar Academy Presentation

Former Portsmouth football star awards Portsmouth Sail Training Trust and Trafalgar Academy students with their first RYA qualifications   Thirteen year 8’s, 9’s and year 10 students from Trafalgar Academy got the surprise of their life when former Portsmouth FC star Alan Knight MBE came into their assembly.  Knight, who holds the record for the […]

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Refit work and power boat courses

We currently have our new squib ‘Little Cracker’ and Alexander Fairey 3 in the oil  store space we have been kindly lent to help our winter refit work. All Crews are lending a hand in preparing, sanding, masking, painting varnishing, cleaning and everything else that goes towards our hands on roles and experience. Little cracker […]

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A Busy 2016 so far…….

Wow, well, and what happened to January? So far our crews have managed to sail for most of January including a few night sails and pilotage and the new Crews from Trafalgar school and St Edmunds school  have achieved their RYA basic skills level one which they have stuck at through all manner of conditions and experiences […]

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