Cowes Week 2018 Racing - Skippered Day Charter £199 pp

The Lendy Cowes Week regatta has been a key part of the British sporting and social calendar since 1826. With over 1000 yachts and 8000 competitors it has become one of the worlds premier regattas with excellent après sail entertainment.

Solent Boat Charters & Training are pleased to announce they will be entering a Bavaria 38 Match racer/cruiser yacht with white sails only ( no spinnaker ) into the Cruising Class in this years regatta taking place between 3rd & 10th August 2018. The aim of our sailing in this event is to experience Cowes Week without the pressures of top level racing. 

Free parking in Southampton and skippered rib transfer to Cowes every morning.


No previous sailing or racing experience necessary, open to all !

Open to sailors of all abilities we aim to provide the Cowes Week Experience without the pressure of racing at top level.

Sailors must just be able to declare their fitness to sail.


We are offering a very simple pricing structure as detailed below. Book single or multiple days.

Saturday/Sunday £ 249 per day               Monday thru Friday £199 per day


What’s included: 

Professional Skipper and crew, picnic lunch and light refreshments, regatta entry and berthing. 

Use of Gill waterproofs. No footwear is provided. 

Also, free parking and skippered rib boat transfer from Saxon Wharf to Cowes ( one way only ). Catch the ferry back to Southampton whenever your ready.


Limited accommodation on board only for clients on consecutive day sailing.

This may be shared cabin on first come first served basis.

We can`t offer accommodation before or after your days sailing unless you are sailing with us the next day.

Typical itinerary:

0800 Skippered transfer rib departs Saxon Wharf to Cowes
0900 Meet and greet skipper at Shepards Wharf Marina in Cowes. 
0930 Safety brief 
1000 Leave dock for practice 
1130-1230 race start usually 1 race 
1600 Race will finish return to dock 
17:00 Race review and refreshments 
17:30 Depart for home or Après Sail ashore

The days exact details will be emailed out 14 days before the event to all booked clients.