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Day out in Dartmouth and Thursday means Gammon on the menu!

#icecream #homemadefudge #gammon #dartmouth #sailingadventures #sailtraining #sailingantics #discoverysailingproject #thermopylae
Morning all day it’s day  4 leg 1  I think? 🤪
We are still being spoilt with glorious weather. 😎😅
Raiding party back from Sark last night after a pleasant stroll to Storks hotel  for ☕️ 🍺 🍦 
This morning  at 6 bells in the morning we broke out and weighed the anchor it be only  38 fathoms of chain . The windlass crew earnt their breakfast . 
We are now alongside in Guernsey , dinghies blown up for comp  crew rowing . 
Run ashore sees crew Relaxing in town but  we will be missing  the footie due to the tides . 
However crew are looking forward to the night sail over  to Dartmouth. 
#dinghy #rowing #compcrew #sailtraining #funinthesun #discoverysailingproject #Thermopylaeclipper #sark #guernsey #channelislands #englishchannel
Leg 1 👋 bye 👏 Alderney - Sark here we come . 
Thermo leg 1 crew having fun in the sun wind from the east 
apparent wind 18 kts Boat speed 6kts 
SOG 11 kts 
Guess where we are ............. Alderney race 🤪
Crew have been  working hard as we go through several tacks as we round the top of Alderney.

#sailtraining #sailing #sailingadventures #Thermopylaeclipper #discoverysailingproject #alderneyraces #alderney #anchorage #sark #sunwindandsails
Channel crossing posed little wind but we were kept on our toes dodging the big ships in the shipping lanes. Arriving in Alderney for dinner, sunset and a stretch of the legs.

#alderney #channelislands #englishchannel #sailingadventures #nowind #motorsailing #sailtraining #Thermopylaeclipper #discoverysailingproject
BON VOYAGE! #Thermopylaeclipper leaves universal marina on her UK circumnavigation

#sailtraining #sailingadventures #discoverysailingproject #uk #circumnavigation
Fully laden as #Thermopylaeclipper preparations underway for her 9 week voyage

#sailtraining #sailingadventures #discoverysailingproject #supplies
A very hot and sunny weekend for the 1st Aylesbury scouts. Both Disocovery and Thermopylae were out. A compete circumnavigation of the Isle of Wight on Saturday and a chilled sunday on the Solent. 
A few action shots of Thermo and her new shiney sails ⛵⛵.
#discoverysailingproject #sailtraining #scouts #discovery #thermopylae #sailing #solent #isleofwight
#tbt Watch Leaders take part in their sea survival course ⠀
#sailtraining #discoverysailingproject #watchleader #seasurvival
#tbt This is Thermoplyae Clipper, Thermopylae Clipper, Thermopylae Clipper....⠀
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#VHF #radiocourse #sailtraining #discoverysailingproject
Afterguard training weekend.
Night passage and pilotage, fog, sun and wind, hoisting and setting sails, bumps and starts, secondary ports evening at the Folly!

#sailtraining #volunteers #afterguard #thefolly #sailing #sun #blueskies #secondaryports #matchinghats #discovery @discoverysailingproject
#tbt Thermopylae Clipper visits Dockland Scout Project⠀
#Thermopylaeclipper #sailtraining #canarywharf #docklandsscoutproject #london
Day 2 of Bay House BTEC trip. 
Awesome crew. 
#sailtraining #discoverysailingproject #discovery #bayhouseschool #solent #sailing #malcolmclippers