Sail-Escape-Explore Weekend – Blackwater Barge Race

from £280.00

Join the racing barge fleet onboard “Reminder”, sailing in serious but friendly competition.
Fully catered from Friday supper to Sunday tea.

  • Start date: 07/06/2019 7:00 pm
  • End date: 09/06/2019 4:30 pm
  • Duration: 2 Days
  • Sailing from: Maldon

Join Friday evening for supper. Saturday leave the Quay early with the rest of the fleet and the start of the race off Osea Island. Cameras ready for some exciting close up shots. After the race, the barges parade back to the Quay and a fun evening outside the Queens Head with prize giving and band. Sunday is a relaxed day exploring the Blackwater, finishing in Maldon late afternoon.

N.B. The weekends itinerary will be determined by the wind and tide. Extra racing crew are on board Saturday. On Sunday participation in sailing is voluntary, help hoist the sails and take the wheel, or relax on deck with a book.

Boarding Details will be sent to you 4 weeks before the cruise date, including where to park for the weekend