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6th March 2024 to 27th March 2024

VO65: Transatlantic Mile Builder – Sint Maarten to Netherlands

From £4000 per person

Deposit 25%. Full balance due 12 weeks before departure.
Join our crew as we cross the Atlantic Ocean, tackling the challenging West to East route on a professional race yacht.
Clear
Suited to
Groups, Couples, Individuals
Difficulty
Some sailing experience required
Nights onboard
21
Vessel type
Volvo 65 “JAJO"
Vessel length
65ft
Skipper
Yes
Crew
4 professional crew
Berth Style
Racing bunks
Insurance Required
Yes

Blast from West to East across the Atlantic onboard a beautiful Volvo 65.

Estimated departure: 6th March 2024  (+/-20 days)

St. Maarten - Scheveningen, NL  (+/- 4200NM )

Price: £4,000

Join our crew as we cross the Atlantic Ocean, tackling the challenging West to East route on a professional race yacht. This voyage is a unique opportunity to experience the thrill of high-performance sailing aboard the VO65 “Team Jajo". Guest crew can expect an intense and rewarding sail, testing their sailing skills and endurance in the vast, dynamic waters of the Atlantic. This experience is designed for those who seek the exhilaration of ocean racing and the satisfaction of conquering one of sailing’s most demanding passages.

We advise you to arrive one or two days before departure.

Estimated departure: 6th March 2024  (+/-20 days)

St. Maarten – Scheveningen, NL  (+/- 4200NM )

Transatlantic crossing No stop-overs!

  • Use of foul weather gear (new) and safety
  • Skipper and 4 professional VO65 crew members
  • Food on board (freeze-dry)
  • Accommodation
  • Drinks / food on shore
  • Flight / transfer
  • You need to declare you are in good heal and fit
  • Experience offshore sailing

Princess Juliana International Airport

Amsterdam Schiphol International Airport

We advise you to arrive one or two days before departure.

Estimated departure: 6th March 2024  (+/-20 days)

St. Maarten – Scheveningen, NL  (+/- 4200NM )

Transatlantic crossing No stop-overs!

20-25 litre dry bag
Wet weather gear top and trousers (optional, can be provided if required)
Thin thermal/breathable base layer x 1
Fleece top
Deck shoes
Sea boots (optional)
Sailing gloves
Warm hat
Sun hat
Sailing knife
Head torch with red lens
Sleeping bag (super lightweight, not to save weight, but because the Caribbean is warm!)
T-shirt x 3 preferably a quick-dry, breathable UV protection type
Shorts x 2
Sunglasses x 1