Mile Building Sailing Trips
Unlike standard Sailing Courses Mile Building trips are aimed at sailing long distances. It’s a fantastic chance to experience long distance and night sailing. For those looking to do their Yachtmaster these mile building trips are crucial and can often offer you the chance to get the 60 miles passages you need for the Yachtmaster exams.
Below you can find some more information about the mile building trips. If you have any specific questions then please don’t hesitate to get in touch and chat to one of our qualified advisers.
What’s involved in a mile building trip
Mile Building trips take anywhere between a couple of days, weeks or even months. The goal is to sail as many miles as possible, while occasionally making landfall to still give you a little close quarter and pilotage practise.
As most mile building passages are over 12 hours you might be expected to take part in a watch system sailing through both day and night.
Where can you join a Mile Building Trip?
There are yachts all over the world offering Mile Building trips. You can join boats in Thailand, Greece, Canaries, UK and up to the high latitudes such as Norway, Iceland and even Svalbard.
Mile Building Packages
Below is a selection of Mile Building Packages: