Ten things to check before your first sail of the year

Despite the recent storms of February, we'll soon be into longer, lighter days and the start of the 2020 sailing season. The Hamble School of Yachting fleet Whilst we operate courses year-round, many of us will be looking to venture out on the first sail of the season soon.  We caught up with one of … Continue reading Ten things to check before your first sail of the year

Hamble School of Yachting Heads to boot Düsseldorf

Alongside Clipper Round the World Yacht Race, Hamble School of Yachting is heading to boot Düsseldorf, the world's biggest boat show, this weekend. Running from Saturday 18 - Sunday 26 January 2020, we'll be on the Clipper Ventures stand, Hall 15 B24, and ready to chat all-things Hamble School of Yachting RYA training. Whether you're … Continue reading Hamble School of Yachting Heads to boot Düsseldorf

Where to begin? The Hamble training ladder explained

Whether you're a newcomer to sailing, you're looking to pick it back up, or you've been sailing for years, Hamble School of Yachting's RYA training structure, often referred to as training ladders, has courses for every level - from recreational beginners through to professional skippers. Hamble School of Yachting has over 35 years in delivering … Continue reading Where to begin? The Hamble training ladder explained

Where are you now? – Fiona, HSY PST Student

A chance sail across the Atlantic ignited Fiona's sailing ambitions. After returning and leaving her corporate job, a career change was on the cards.  We caught up with former student Fiona Waller to find out why she embarked on the Hamble School of Yachting's Professional Sail Training (PST) course and what she's up to now. … Continue reading Where are you now? – Fiona, HSY PST Student

Hamble School of Yachting welcomes delegation from Qinhuangdao, China

Clipper Ventures, the parent company of Hamble School of Yachting, Clipper Round the World Yacht Race, Clipper China and Clipper Events, has welcomed a delegation from Qinhuangdao, China, the main harbour city of Hebei province. The purpose of the trip was to discuss the development of sail training and the professional organisation of yacht racing … Continue reading Hamble School of Yachting welcomes delegation from Qinhuangdao, China

Give the gift of yachting this Christmas

Image: Hamble School of Yachting ‘Tis (almost) the season for giving and if, like us, you love nothing more than making memories, then Hamble School of Yachting gift vouchers could be exactly the gift you’ve been looking for this Christmas. Available for any courses, or any monetary value, the gift vouchers are the perfect way … Continue reading Give the gift of yachting this Christmas

Helicopter Transfer Training for Day Skipper Students

It's always a great experience for Hamble School of Yachting students to assist the Maritime and Coastguard Agency helicopter with training exercises and that's exactly what our RYA Day Skipper group has been doing this week on the Solent. https://videopress.com/v/78pNQxmG Hamble School of Yachting Principal Chris Rushton says: "Taking part in a training exercise such … Continue reading Helicopter Transfer Training for Day Skipper Students

Meet the Hamble School of Yachting Students: Donna Von Tunk

Over the course of a year, over 1500 students come through the doors of Hamble School of Yachting. For some, it marks the start of a life-long journey as they look to learn a new skill whilst others are already highly experienced professionals looking to supplement and refresh their existing training. all have a passion … Continue reading Meet the Hamble School of Yachting Students: Donna Von Tunk