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10 Fantastic facts you didn’t know about Superyachts!

10 fantastic facts about Superyachts! We’ve compiled some fun facts about Superyachts for your amusement. Some are weird, some are hard to believe but all are true! Have a read below:   Fact 1 – Superyacht submarines? Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen’s superyacht, Octopus, houses 2 submarines! One of them can hold 10 people and travel… Read more »

Sailing for Royal Navy Sea Scouts

Royal Navy Sea Scouts Here at UKSA we are renowned for our first-class residential and non-residential visits, with activities tailored to each group’s specific desires, age ranges and levels of ability. Recently we sent one of our FARRs over to Portsmouth with two of our instructors. The leaders of a visiting group of Royal Navy… Read more »

Dee Caffari MBE – UKSA Graduate and Ambassador

Dee has sailed around the world five times and is the first woman to have sailed single-handed, non-stop around the world in both directions and to have sailed non-stop around the world three times. As she shares the exciting news that she is the only female skipper for the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18, we catch… Read more »

Longlands Primary School

UKSA offers a unique and enjoyable experience for school children up and down the country. This is exactly what Longlands Primary School, Sidcup, were looking for. Here’s what teacher Andy King said of the school’s recent residential multi-activity programme: “Through shared experience and a sense of achievement, our UKSA trip helped to further cement the… Read more »

Blackheath Prepatory School

Providing a safe space for young people to be challenged in an adventurous manner is of paramount importance to schools to see change in their students. We hosted the Blackheath Preparatory School in London and provided a programme that mapped their Skills for Life framework, developing the students’ confidence, maturity and mind-sets. Here’s what Assistant… Read more »