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Fastsailing “Train & Race”:

The best way to improve your sailing skills

For those who wish to improve their sailing skills, we regularly organize special training sessions on our super fast boats with world-class skippers. Courses focus among others on offshore sailing, meteorology, racing tactics, regulations, solo or double handed sailing and are designed so that everyone improves from his own level.

Upon request, we can organize a “train & race” session, specifically adapted for your group at any period of the year.

Here is the list of upcoming events. Click on the course title for more details.

Title Dates Boat(s) Skipper(s) What’s in the plan Required level Cost
Offshore sailing Regatta training Solo / Double Handed Race
Train & Race November 2016 NEW DATES!

Arrival: 29/10/2016

Departure: 06/11/2016

 Multiple  Pogo12,50  Pietro D’Ali

Benoît Charon

Olivier Cardin

 √  Middle and above 1,250€ per person
Train & Race March 2017 Arrival: Sunday 19/03/2017

Departure: Monday 27/03/2017

2 x Pogo12,50 Pietro D’Ali

&

Benoit Charon

Middle and above 1,250€ per person
Spring Med voyage

Lavrio  -> Malta or Cyprus or Corfu* -> Lavrio

*Depending on meteo

Arrival: 22/04/2017

Departure: 29/04/2017

Pogo50 Dimiris Kalantzis Experienced 1,250€ per person
Train & Race Autumn 2017 To be announced 2 x Pogo12,50 Pietro D’Ali

&

Benoit Charon

Middle and above 1,250€ per person
Autumn Med voyage

Lavrio  -> Malta or Cyprus or Corfu* -> Lavrio

*Depending on meteo

To be announced Pogo50 Dimiris Kalantzis Experienced 1,000€ per person
 Solo/double handed training upon request  Pogo12,50 Pietro D’Ali  √  √  Experienced upon request

 

Exceptional FastSailing experiences in Greece

More wind, more sun, more fun than anywhere else in the world!


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Offhore/Train & Race” course 29 October – 6 November 2016

Experience non-stop sailing in true offshore conditions, train and race in the end 2 daily regattas. 8 days of super (and fast) sailing on our Pogo12.50s!

When: 29 October – 6 November 2016
Programme:
Saturday October 29 Arrival in our base in Lavrio
October 30th – November 4th
– 2 days of non-stop navigation.
– 1 night at port
– 3 full days of training around the Cyclades.
– Afternoon theory courses (tactics, weather, rules)
Saturday November 5th  St George Regatta 79nm

Sunday morning November 6th. Departure


Skippers: Benoît Charon and Pietro D’Ali
Boats: Pogo12.50s (max 5 participants per boat). Up to 4 boats
Language: English
Price: 1250€ per person (all included except food and drinks)

Palmarès of our skippers:

Benoît Charon
– FFV Responsable Secteur Manche
– Figaro Racer & Trainer
– Twice European Champion J24
– French Offshore Champion
– 2nd European Championship Farr30
– Multiple Tours de France, ARCs, Melges24…

Pietro D’Ali
– Whitbread Round the World 93/94
– European Champion Star 1993
– Americas Cup Prada Team 2000
– Sydney Olympics Star 2000
– Transat AG2R 2006 1st (with Kito de Pavant)
– Transat Jacques Vabre 2007 1st (with Giovanni Soldini)
– Transat La Solidaire du Chocolat 2009 2nd (with Giovanni Soldini)
– Roma x2 2012 1st (with Michele Galli)
– Transat Jacques Vabre 2013 (with Stefano Raspadori)

Olivier Cardin:
– Clipper Round the World Race 2015/16. Skipper LMAX. No1 overall after 9 legs.
– 13,000nm family trip France -> New Caledonia
– 4th  Commodore’s cup 2010
– 2nd French Championship of Match racing
– 4th Tour de France 2008 on Mumm 30
– J24 European Championship, Melges 24 World Championship…
– RYA Yachtmaster Ocean


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Offhore/Train & Race” course 19-27 March 2017

 

Experience non-stop sailing in true offshore conditions, train and race the Hydra regatta. 7 days of super (and fast) sailing on our Pogo12.50s!

When: 19-27 March 2017

Programme: Sunday March 19 Arrival in our base in Lavrio

March 20-22: 3 days of non-stop navigation.

March 23-24:  2 full days of training around the Cyclades. Afternoon theory courses (tactics, weather, rules)

March 24-26 March Hydra Regatta 2x35nm

  • Friday March 24 Leg 1: Piraeus – Hydra. Starting Time 16:00 => Night Racing!
  • Saturday March 25 Rest day (bar & taverna sailing)
  • March 26 Leg 2: Hydra – Piraeus, Return to base

Monday morning March 27. Departure


Skippers:  Pietro D’Ali and Benoît Charon

Boats: Pogo12.50s (max 5 participants per boat). Up to 3 boats

Language: English

Price: 1250€ per person (all included except food and drinks)

Palmarès of our skippers: 

Benoît Charon

– FFV Responsable Secteur Manche
– Figaro Racer & Trainer
– Twice European Champion J24
– French Offshore Champion
– 2nd European Championship Farr30
– Multiple Tours de France, ARCs, Melges24…

 

Pietro D’Ali
– Whitbread Round the World 93/94
– European Champion Star 1993
– Americas Cup Prada Team 2000
– Sydney Olympics Star 2000
– Transat AG2R 2006 1st (with Kito de Pavant)
– Transat Jacques Vabre 2007 1st (with Giovanni Soldini)
– Transat La Solidaire du Chocolat 2009 2nd (with Giovanni Soldini)
– Roma x2 2012 1st (with Michele Galli)
– Transat Jacques Vabre 2013 (with Stefano Raspadori)


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Med Voyage: Lavior → Malta/Cyprus/Corfu* → Lavrio, 22-29 April 2017

Corfu with FastSailing Cyprus with FastSailing

Experience true offshore sailing onboard the Pogo50, the best 50ft cruiser. Our Pogo50 is fully equipped for a comfortable long distance cruising with heating, 600lt of fresh water, seawater pump, electric head, lee cloths on all beds, solar panels, spray hood…

A fantastic and fast non-stop trip in the Mediterranean.  Depending on weather conditions we will set sails for Cyprus, Malta or Corfu with an overnight stop for some rest before heading back to our base in Lavrion!Pogo50 - In Kythnos Greece

When:         22-29 April 2017

Programme:

Saturday 22/04: Arrival at our base in Lavrio
23-25/04: 3 days of non-stop sailing
Night of 25 to 26/04:  Rest stop at port
26-28/04: 3 days of non-stop sailing back to our base
ETA in Lavrio: Friday 28/04 afternoon or at latest Saturday 29/04 early in the morning.
Saturday 29/04: Disembarkation
(use Athens international airport)

Skipper:     Dimitris KalantzisPogo50 FastSailing Custom Interior

Boat:         Pogo50 (max 7 participants)

Price:         1250€ per person
(all included except food and drinks)

*route to be chosen depending on weather conditions

Corfu with FastSailing


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Solo & Double handed sailing” course

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Learn the demanding techniques of solo or doubled sailing with those who have in-depth knowledge and tremendous experience in short handed sailing. Our Pogos are specifically designed for short handed sailing and offer an ideal platform for the solo sailing passionate sailors!

Contact us directly and we will plan a course tailor-made to your specific needs.

 


Skippers: Benoît Charon and Pietro D’Ali
Boats: Pogo12.50s (max 5 participants per boat). Up to 4 boats
Language: English
Price: 1250€ per person (all included except food and drinks)

Palmarès of our skippers:

Benoît Charon
– FFV Responsable Secteur Manche
– Figaro Racer & Trainer
– Twice European Champion J24
– French Offshore Champion
– 2nd European Championship Farr30
– Multiple Tours de France, ARCs, Melges24…

Pietro D’Ali
– Whitbread Round the World 93/94
– European Champion Star 1993
– Americas Cup Prada Team 2000
– Sydney Olympics Star 2000
– Transat AG2R 2006 1st (with Kito de Pavant)
– Transat Jacques Vabre 2007 1st (with Giovanni Soldini)
– Transat La Solidaire du Chocolat 2009 2nd (with Giovanni Soldini)
– Roma x2 2012 1st (with Michele Galli)
– Transat Jacques Vabre 2013 (with Stefano Raspadori)


 

Exceptional FastSailing experiences in Greece

More wind, more sun, more fun than anywhere else in the world!