Tag Archives: Bristol Channel

There’s still time to celebrate Wales’ 2016 Year of Adventure

In 2016, Wales has certainly positioned itself as the UK’s top adventure destination. For Visit Wales and the Welsh Government, 2016 was the ‘Year of Adventure’ bringing together people, venues & hospitality, Welsh destinations, Welsh activity providers and Ambassadors to … Continue reading

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It’s Festival Time…. Pirates, Tall Ships, Parade of Sail and Challenge Wales

It’s that time of the year when our summer season is about to start. Summer doesn’t just mean sun (although we do hope we get some), it means welcoming young people onboard who are taking part in our sail training … Continue reading

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Sailing by the Stars – A unique perspective of the Welsh Coast

Sometimes sailing can create magical moments and a couple of weekends ago, there were certainly a few on Challenge Wales. A full boat of people with various sailing experience, Challenge Wales set sail from Penarth for its ‘Sailing by the … Continue reading

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The excitement and thoughts of a new Challenge Wales volunteer – life on the [quiet] seas

This is a guest post by one of Challenge Wales’ new volunteers, Alan, who helped sail Challenge Wales from Cardiff to Gosport, Hampshire on a five-day voyage. Although quite a long blog post, it captures some really great insights into … Continue reading

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