Our Challenge Experience Days, big boat sailing voyages, are perfect for those looking to try something new, experience a big boat for a day and for companies wanting to undertake team building or corporate hospitality.

Challenge Experience Days are suited to those aged 18 – 75 years.  On one of our big boat sailing days, you will be involved in all aspects of sailing Challenge Wales from hoisting the sails, to helming, regardless of your level of experience. They are also an opportunity to sit back and let the world go by and experience the open water.

If you are a group wanting to book a Challenge Experience Day then you can contact us to select a date of your choice and we can book the boat exclusively for your use.

On a big boat sailing day we provide: waterproof trousers and jackets, all food and refreshments, life jackets, training and fun!

Don’t forget we sell Gift Vouchers for big boat sailing days so perfect for a birthday, Christmas, Mother’s Day/Father’s Day or thank you present!

Book your Challenge Experience Day today…

Challenge Experience Day 14th April 2018

Start/Finish – Penarth Marina (near Cardiff Bay)
Join us for a big boat sailing day to explore the Vale coast and see it from a different perspective. There may also be an opportunity (subject to weather) to sail past Flat Holm and Steep Holm islands within the Bristol Channel.  Due to tides this day will start around 9.30am and finish around 4.00pm.
Cost – £95 per person

Challenge Experience Day Sunday 29th April 2018

Start/Finish – Penarth Marina (near Cardiff Bay)
Join us for a big boat sailing day to explore the Vale coast and see it from a different perspective. There may also be an opportunity (subject to weather) to sail past Flat Holm and Steep Holm islands within the Bristol Channel.  Due to tides this day will start around 10.00am and finish around 4.00pm.
Cost – £95 per person

Challenge Experience Day 20th May 2018

Join us for a big boat sailing day to explore the Vale coast and see it from a different perspective. There may also be an opportunity (subject to weather) to sail past Flat Holm and Steep Holm islands within the Bristol Channel. Due to tides this day will start and finish slightly later than usual.

Cost – £95 per person

Challenge Experience Day Sun 3rd June 2018

Start/Finish – Penarth Marina (near Cardiff Bay)
Join us for a big boat sailing day to explore the Vale coast and see it from a different perspective. Get involved in all aspects of sailing guided by our crew. Hoist the sails, helm the boat and be Captain! Or, sit back and enjoy being on the water. Due to tides this day will start around 10.00am and finish around 4.00pm. This voyage coincides with the Volvo Ocean Race Stopover in Cardiff.
Cost – £95 per person

Challenge Experience Day Volvo Ocean Race – In-Port Race 8th June 2018

Start/Finish – Cardiff Bay

Join us for a morning onboard Challenge Wales or Adventure Wales and a couple of hours of sailing before watching the In-Port Race which will start at 2.00pm

Cost – £145 per person

Challenge Experience Day Volvo Ocean Race – Race Start 10th June 2018

Start/Finish – Cardiff Bay

Start of Volvo Ocean Race Leg 10. Jump aboard Challenge Wales or Adventure Wales and experience the excitement of the start of the penultimate leg of the 2017-2018 round the world race series. We’ll start the day with some sailing before watching the fleet depart at 4.00pm.

Cost – £155 per person

 

Ladies Only Challenge Experience Day Saturday 23rd June 2018

Start/Finish – Penarth Marina (near Cardiff Bay)
Join us for a big boat sailing day to explore the Vale coast and see it from a different perspective. There may also be an opportunity (subject to weather) to sail past Flat Holm and Steep Holm islands within the Bristol Channel.  Due to tides this day will start around 9.30am and finish around 4.00pm.
Cost – £95 per person

Ladies Only Challenge Experience Day Sunday 2nd September 2018

Start/Finish – Penarth Marina (near Cardiff Bay)
Join us for a big boat sailing day to explore the Vale coast and see it from a different perspective. There may also be an opportunity (subject to weather) to sail past Flat Holm and Steep Holm islands within the Bristol Channel.  Due to tides this day will start around 9.30am and finish around 4.00pm.
Cost – £95 per person