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Well Covid changed everything and our focus has been on skippered charter for ‘Bubbles/ Families.

I am not a Lawyer so we sought advice and have more opinions than the number of Lawyers we sought them from. As a Coded Vessel with capacity of 10 and on UK Register we are different from most other yachts.
What we definitely can’t do is have non family/bubble mebers sharing a cabin at night, this is a significant limitation for racing but has little effect for Milebuilder sailing.
Our capacity is effectively reduced to a maximum of 5 and we have a strict Covid Risk Reduction Policy.
We also offer a ‘Covid money back guarantee in the event we can’t run a trip due to changing Gov requirements.

Covid Guarantee
If we cancel due to Government advice or requirements you get back all money paid direct to us . We have decision dates for different events and these will reflect the changing situation plus when we have to move Wild Spirit to get to the start of an event. Typically they are about a week before the event is due to start. We will only give back the money paid to us so you will be responsible for any travel costs etc.
Wild Spirit is owned by Paul Jackson Consulting and Sailing Limited which has been running since 2004. The Company has no Mortgages or Loans, is financially stable and has always complied with all statutory requirements. We run on a ‘Not for Profit’ basis and any surplus goes to Charities such as www.knoticatsailing.org/information
Your Obligations
If you have the symptoms of Covid 19 or test positive for it within the 14 days before the event, you must tell us and not attend. If we can re-sell your place you will get a full refund.
You must comply with Government Guidelines and Restrictions relating to Covid 19. For example if we are required to wear face masks during sailing, that is what we will do. There may also be company requirements such as immediately washing or sanitising hands every time you board Wild Spirit.
Your Skipper will be Paul Jackson who is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Public Health and Chartered Environmental Health Practitioner. He was an Assessor for the National Clinical Assessment Service of the NHS for 9 years and a Non-Executive Director and Vice-Chairman of NHS Somerset. He will be responsible for all Statutory requirements plus risk control measurements in respect of Covid 19 on board Wild Spirit. For more background see www.wildspirit.co.uk/index.php/about/skippers-rya-instructors/
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ID Join Likely Finish Event Price Spaces  
WS393 30 Aug
12:00
24 Sep
13:30
Bareboat Charter–14th August to 24th September £- 5 Email Wild Spirit

WS Spinnaker RIR 2014

A combination of cancellation of a charter by a regular and Paul having to self-isloate prior to minor Op means Wild Spirit can be available for Bareboat Charter during period 30th August and 24th September. She can come in either cruising or racing mode but the skipper plus mate must have a suitable level of experience/ qualifications.

Contact Paul to discuss.

WS395 24 Sep
20:00
27 Sep
16:00
Milebuilder Plymouth–£345 £345 0 Email Wild Spirit

Meet Plymouth Yacht Haven Thursday evening with good meal on board then early Friday Saturday or if wind is right we may even go Thursday night.

Probably One Qualifying Passages towards YachtMaster if weather is right, possibly Plymouth to Newlyn which is 66NM then back to Fowey then to Plymouth.

Oilies available at £20 for trip

Includes all on board food etc–we don’t do hidden extras.

WS396 9 Oct
20:00
12 Oct
16:00
Long Weekend Sail £345 3 Email Wild Spirit

Pic of Fowey a great off peak destination

Meet Friday evening, good day sailing on Saturday and Sunday and sail back to Plymouth Monday. Likely Ports are Falmouth, or if wind good even Newlyn then work our way back to Plymouth by way of Fowey and perhaps Newton Ferrars. If we go the other way then Dartmouth and Brixham are good with possibility of Salcombe as well.
Might be a night hour or 2 but not planning on an overnighter.

Sole Cabin occupancy so numbers limited to 4 including skipper or 5 if a couple (£200 for 2nd person)

Full Covid money back guarantee see top of page.

Includes all on board food, fees, fuel, marinas etc. Oilies £20 extra.

WS397 22 Oct
20:00
25 Oct
16:30
Long weekend out of Plymouth £325 3 Email Wild Spirit

Alright pic is of us up at Coll in 2018 but the web site crash has wiped all my galleries and I haven’t rebuilt them yet.

Extra Long weekend sailing with Thursday evening meet and finish by 1630 Sunday.
Not sure where we will go but the crowds will have gone so none of the parking problems we have had in August in Falmouth and Dartmouth.
possibly a few nights hours and defintely a good Dinner or 2.

Max 4 on board, or can have one couple, then it is 5 including me.

If first to book is keen we can probably get one Qualifying Passage in towards YM by leaving early Saturday morning and heading to Newlyn but weather must be right. Then on Sunday round to Fowey or Falmouth on the tide and back to Plymouth Monday.

£325 includes all on board food, fees, fuel, marinas. Hire of oilies is £25 extra

Covid money back guarantee applies–see top of page

WS398 23 Oct
17:00
1 Nov
15:30
Half Term Family Sailing–Skippered £500 5 Email Wild Spirit

During half term skippered charter for families is available on Wild Spirit with experienced Ocean Yachtmaster / Instructor.
This is great opportunity to see if the family will like sailing and develop skills for either future trips in UK Waters or further afield.
We can do a single day (up to 24hrs) starting at £500 whilst 2 days starts at £900 and 3 at £1250.
Plymouth has the great advantage of sheltered waters as well as an easy day sail to lovely ports such as Fowey. A short sailing break can also be attached to a West Country break to occupy a week or 2.
Give Paul a call on 01823 433813 to talk through options, suitability and availabilities.
We don’t do hard sell just honest advice.