Sail to St Helena Island for New Years'

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 December & January 2020/21.

Complete your miles for SAS Yachtmaster Offshore certification from Cape Town to Saint Helena Island and back.

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 - St Helena Island - Cape Town

This round trip will take us from Cape Town to the very remote island of St Helena, where we will spend some time exploring the history and natural beauty of one of the most isolated places on the planet. 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