Training Camp

Are you interested in sailing as a deckhand onboard the Swedish Ship Götheborg this summer!?

Then apply to our Training Camp on the 23 – 24 May 2015.

This is an excellent opportunity for you to learn what is expected from you during the European Tour 2015, also a great opportunity to get to know your future sailing companions.

The Training Camp will consist of different stages where you among other things, will participate in maintenance work onboard but also learn to climb in the 47 meter high rig. You will also get to learn the theories of sail handling and then in the next step to test how it is to furl and unfurl a sail.

At the cost of 1295 SEK you will get:

  • Maintenance, practice
  • Rig construction, theoretic
  • Rig practice
  • Sail, theoretic
  • Sail Handling, practice
  • Safety familiarisation
  • Historical lecture
  • Training materials
  • Meals: Morning and afternoon coffee breaks. Lunch and dinner are served onboard on Saturday and breakfast and lunch on Sunday.
  • Clothing: We provide work clothes, unfortunately no shoes.
  • Accommodation: You can stay onboard Götheborg during the weekend from Friday to Sunday. You may bring your own linens, we have blankets and pillows onboard.

For those of you that are going to stay onboard from Friday night and never been onboard before will get a short safety briefing on Friday evening.

Working hours:
Saturday: 08:00-19:30
Sunday: 08:00-16:00

You apply by logging back in to your profile, click on “apply”, go to “land events” and apply for SOIC’s Training Camp 2.

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