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Challenge Wales wins UK Sail Training Vessel of The Year Award

We are excited to announce that Challenge Wales, Wales’ Tall Ship, has been awarded the UK Sail Training Vessel of the Year by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) and the Association of Sail Training Organisations (ASTO) at an industry conference … Continue reading

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Sharing best practice and learning from others

Last Friday (23rd January 2015)  it was the UK Sail Training Conference in Southampton where organisations similar to Challenge Wales and operating all over the UK come together. Quite often we see each other on the water in Small Ships … Continue reading

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Challenge Wales in Thames Parade of Sail before setting sail for Olympic Sailing Venue

The mood was quiet on Challenge Wales after the Queen’s Jubilee Pageant as those who had taken part in the Jubilee Sailing Voyage, from Gosport, up the Thames left St Katharine Docks and headed home. Lots of goodbyes were said, … Continue reading

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