corporate sailing race days are fabulous for team building, company away days or a bit of competitive banter with clients.
A corporate sailing race day gives you the opportunity to challenge your clients and colleagues to a day of company sailing with racing on high performance matched sailing yachts! This brilliant sailing event is a natural formula for bonding teams that encourages all the elements of team work as well as totally boosting morale for all participants. The corporate regatta sailing days are a sure guarantee to bring out the best in everyone - Release a competitive spirit, ensure pure camaraderie, strengthen business relationships and leave every crew member with lasting memories to build upon.
harness the power of wind on the solent and work together as one team
With no sailing experience required you will work together through the power of sailing around our set race course! And not only is this sailing day compelling - It is a totally Eco Friendly Green Event! Every persons contribution aboard is essential to assure the success of your sailing team. Whether you are helming, trimming, working the winches or sat on the rail; all participants have to work together to get the best performance out of their yacht. Racing will be tight around the marks and with all your professional sailing tuition you will find that race crews get more and more competitive as the day goes on.
yachts & crew
We use a fleet of matched high performance yachts that are all in absolutely immaculate condition and race prepared for corporate sailing days. They are all identical therefore it's down to your crew to get the best out of each other as well as your boat. Of course this is all under the watchful instruction of our professional yachtmaster crew who are a vitally important part of your day. We handpick only the best skippers and race crew available on the Solent to teach you the ropes, keep you safe and enhance your day.
Are Corporate Sailing Regattas for Everyone?
YES! ...... Match Racing Sailing events can be enjoyed by all whatever you age or level of fitness. Whether you are a seasoned sailor or never stepped foot on a yacht before you are assured 100% enjoyment out of the sailing day program. Teams are able to take part in what they want too and competing head to head gives a real sense of genuine achievement.
The boats are coded for up to 10 guests and 2 professional crew per boat. So with 2 boats you have a race! We have up to 22 boats available so can accommodate up to 220 people on a matched fleet.
A Typical race day on the solent
- Exclusive use of immaculately presented matched sailing yachts to fit your group size
- Professional commercial skipper and crew
- Tea, coffee and breakfast on arrival
- Sailing tuition from leading professional race skippers
- Race day lunch on board (or lunch ashore depending on your requirements)
- Match racing around the cans - as many races as we can fit in within the day
- Complimentary pictures of your sailing event
- RIB as committee, photography boat, race starts and finishes
- Professional race starts
- Provision of high quality wet weather gear and auto inflation life jackets
- Prize giving - engraved trophy to the winning team
- All pre event and on site event management
What Our Clients Say
An amazing day on the water. Thank you to the crew from Seriously Cool Events who made our day incredibly special. You went a long way to give us the attention to detail and professional service. It was very obvious that you are all sailing professionals and know the events inside out! We look forward to working with you again next year, where I feel a re match taking place on the water! I want to win that trophy back!
Locations you can start and finish at
- Gun Wharf Quays
Frequently Asked Questions
Why should I choose a sailing RACING event?
A sailing event using identical boats is a great way of really working as a united team. The event can also be as team orientated, client orientated or just a fun company away day depending on your requirements. Just let us know and we will tailor an event solution to meet your requirements. As direct sailing event suppliers we know just what works for all scenarios.
How many people can take part?
We can provide corporate sailing events for group sizes ranging between ten and two hundred and twenty people on matched racing yachts. For larger group sizes we can provide plenty more boats but they won't all be the same.
What areas is team sailing available?
We provide corporate sailing events across a number of popular UK sailing destinations including places such as Cowes, Swanwick, Hamble, Southampton and Portsmouth. That said we have also provided sailing events in the South of France, the Caribbean & Australia.
How much does it cost to host a corporate sailing race?
The cost of the event will depend on a number of factors such as the type of event, how it’s tailored to you and the number of people taking part. If you’d like a quote for a corporate sailing event, then please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
Do I need to have sailing experience?
No not all all. We find that about 90% of our guests have never stepped onto a sailing yacht before. The whole experience is about working together as one team to achieve one goal. On all yachts we provide professional yacht master skippers and crew to instruct and assist throughout the event to ensure everything runs smoothly. Safety is our number one priority.
This event can be tailored to meet your requirements and budgets. Enquire with one of our event managers for further information and pricing.
T. 0845 871 0166