26th July 2022 to 5th August 2022

Volvo 70: HYPR – Helsinki to Vigo Passage

£1650 per person

Deposit 50%. Final balance due 12 weeks before departure.
Experience the thrill of sailing on a high-performance Volvo Open 70 from Helsinki (Finland) to Vigo (Spain).

In stock

Suited to
Singles, Couples, Groups
Difficulty
Moderate - Some sailing experience and good level of fitness required
Nights onboard
10
Vessel type
Volvo Open 70 (gen 2) - HYPR
Vessel length
70ft
Skipper
Yes
Berth Style
Typical racing bunk in shared quarters. Very basic.
Insurance Required
Yes

Get your adrenaline pumping as you sail a high-performance racing yacht in this offshore adventure from Finland to Spain.

10 nights: 26 July - 05 August 2022

Experience the thrill of sailing a high-performance ‘Volvo Open 70’ racing yacht HYPR from Helsinki (Finland) to Vigo (Spain).

You will be given the opportunity to enhance your skills in every job onboard this iconic offshore racing machine. From navigation to helming, with practice in trimming, grinding and foredeck, you can get as stuck in as you like on this exhilarating trip. If you are an enthusiastic Yachtmaster candidate, you will have the opportunity to skipper under the watchful eye of a Yachtmaster Instructor as well as adding miles to your logbook.

Push your comfort zone for a truly genuine experience of life as an elite ocean racer, with basic race yacht accommodation and freeze-dried food: the trade-offs for an invigorating ride.

PLEASE NOTE: Do not book flights or accommodation yet as the trip isn’t confirmed yet. By paying the deposit you are just confirming your sport onboard.

26 July 2022 – Crew Arrival, quick tour and briefing at the marina in Helsinki and then set off towards for an epic voyage to Spain.

During this trip, you’ll have the opportunity to try multiple roles on board, including, helming, grinding, pit and bow.

05 August 2022 – Arrival in Vigo, Spain!

If you would like to stay on the boat the night before or after the passage to match with your flights, please let us know in the comments section of your booking.

  • A place on the crew
  • Professional crew (Skipper, Mate/Navigator and two watch leaders)
  • All training
  • Food, fuel and mooring fees
  • Lifejacket with AIS
  • Travel to or from the boats
  • Food ashore
  • Some sailing experience is required.
  • A good level of fitness required.

Helsinki, Finland

Vigo, Spain

PLEASE NOTE: Do not book flights or accommodation yet as the trip isn’t confirmed yet. By paying the deposit you are just confirming your sport onboard.

26 July 2022 – Crew Arrival, quick tour and briefing at the marina in Helsinki and then set off towards for an epic voyage to Spain.

During this trip, you’ll have the opportunity to try multiple roles on board, including, helming, grinding, pit and bow.

05 August 2022 – Arrival in Vigo, Spain!

If you would like to stay on the boat the night before or after the passage to match with your flights, please let us know in the comments section of your booking.

Waterproof or soft kit bag (no
hard cases with wheels)

Foul weather gear
2 complete set of dry clothes
Passport
Sleeping bag
Hat and gloves
Sun cream
Any medication you require
Seasickness pills if needed
Water bottle
Warm layers as required
Safety knife
Headtorch
Sailing boots

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