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2015 Voyages

Thank you for your interest summer 2015 sail training adventures. Unfortunately the deadline for applications for this year's placements passed on 27 March 2015.  There has been a high demand and we have been inundated with applications.  

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Nordisk Sejlads 2015 (Nordic Sail) 

Tuesday 30 June to Saturday 11 July (dates inclusive of travel)

Ten sail training placements are available for Nordisk Sjelads 2015, an event gathering a fleet of traditionally rigged vessels in Skagerrak / Kattegat region. During this twelve day voyage, over 300 crew will congregate for planned and impromptu celebrations in host port locations at Hirtshals in Denmark, followed by a visit to Grimstad, Norway.  Follow Nordic Sail on Facebook here.

The Tall Ships Races, Race Two

Monday 27 July to Friday 7 August

In a separate adventure starting on Monday 27 July, ten trainees will cross the North Sea in Race Two of The Tall Ships Races 2015 between Kirstiansand, Norway and Aalborg, Denmark.  Read more about the Tall Ships Races here.

These adventures offer the opportunity to sail onboard Shetland's own sail training vessel Swan which will be taking part in both events.  

Here is a taster of what our 2014 applicants experienced... 

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Tall Ships Races LerwickJ.R. Hutton ConsultingThe Swan TrustStreamline Shipping GroupNB CommunicationTulloch Developments LtdLerwick Port Authority

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