Sail to the island of Madeira February 2022

A mile building voyage for a discerning sailor.

Log SAS Yachtmaster Offshore miles

A comfortable and upmarket trip for skippers needing to build their mileage. Join us on this tailor-made mile-building voyage in February 2022.

Complete your miles for SAS Yachtmaster Offshore certification from Cape Town to Madeira.

Comfort and style at sea

Urchin, is a Good Hope 56′ designed by Ed Joy Design, USA. She was built for South African couple, Stuart and Charlie, who required a safe and reliable yacht for extensive cruising as well as for charter to research and filmmaking teams who want to access the most remote locations. 


Cape Town - Madeira

This trip of roughly 5800 miles will take us from Cape Town to Madeira, an autonomous region of Portugal, is an archipelago comprising 4 islands off the northwest coast of Africa. It is known for its namesake wine and warm, subtropical climate. The main island of Madeira is volcanic, green and rugged, with high cliffs, pebbly beaches and settlements on deltas of the Fajã River. The trip back will be the completion of enough sea miles for your SAS Yachtmaster Offshore.

A trip of a lifetime

"This trip is for a very specific and decerning individual. Mature sailors and sailors in the making looking to learn and gain invaluable experience will benefit from this trip. If you are ready to take your interest in sailing to the next level, this is for you."
Mark Devitt
Expedition Sailing Instructor

show your interest and be considered to join the voyage