Early Bird Cruise

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Early Bird Cruise

This is an opportunity get out onto the water nice and early in the season before the crowds arrive.
For the complete beginner through to the more experienced sailor, the early bird cruise is a fun, relaxing two day cruise that will leave you looking forward to more time on the water.

The cruise takes place around the numerous harbours and inlets of the Solent, from the busy world famous Cowes to dropping anchor at the tranquil Clamerkin Lake in Newtown Creek for lunch.

You’ll be guided throughout by one of our club skipper’s on-board one of our club yachts.

Times and Location

5 pm on the first date until approximately 4 pm on the last date

Crews will meet and finish at the Broadway base, Mercury Yacht Harbour, Hamble.

What’s included

All wet weather gear and accommodation on board the yacht.

For details on what you should bring, please refer to the FAQ section.

Next Step

Why not take one of our longer cruises or sign up to one of our courses.

Cruise Duration: 2 Days (weekend)

Previous Experience Required: None

Cost: £145

Number of members: 1 – 4


Booking system to follow [w/c 16/04/18]

Medical and Dietary Declaration

Having a medical condition need not necessarily prevent you from taking a full part in the course but the Club Principal must be aware of any potential problems.

If you are in any doubt about your fitness to take part in a course, speak to us on the clubline prior to your course.

By completing the course booking form you make the following declarations and undertakings:-
I hereby declare that I have recorded below details of any medical condition which may affect my fitness to participate in the course and in particular I have included details where I suffer from asthma/bronchitis, angina or heart condition, fits, fainting or blackouts, severe headaches, diabetes, travel sickness, allergies to medication or other allergies.

I undertake to inform the Metropolitan Police Sailing Club Ltd and the course instructor of any relevant medical condition which may become apparent between now and the start of the course, and of any medication I am taking.

I have included below details of any dietary requirements and any allergies, including allergies to food and medication.