Monthly Archives: June 2016

Thames Barge Sailing on the East Coast – last minute offer

Some great sailing opportunities in July Friday 8th to Sunday 10th July: Suffolk Rivers – £125 per person After boarding on the Friday evening, “Centaur” will leave Ipswich Wet Dock and sail down the picturesque River Orwell. There are a number of … Continue reading

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Thames Sailing Barge Match 2016

This year’s Thames Sailing Barge Match takes place on Saturday 25 June. The first Thames Barge Match took place in 1863, which makes it the world’s second oldest organised sailing race after the America’s Cup, which was first held in 1851. … Continue reading

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Open Days at Hermitage Moorings Cancelled

We have been advised that, given recent events, Hermitage Moorings have cancelled their Open Days on 25 and 26 June. Centaur will therefore not be open to the public over the weekend as advised in our latest newsletter.

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Thames Sailing Barge – weekend sail East Coast

Only £125 for a 2 day summer sail and all your food – East Coast weekend aboard SB Centaur This expedition sees SB Centaur making a one-way passage from Maldon to Ipswich  Step back in time and retrace old east coast trading routes … Continue reading

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Medway Barge Match 2016

Pudge gets a bundle of cups in the 108th Medway Barge Match Skipper Terry O’Sullivan’s report of the match: ‘It turned out a great day for the Skipper, the crew and the Trust. Tony De Winton was skipper, myself Mainsheetman/mentor, Chris Martin … Continue reading

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2016 Annual Blackwater Barge Match and Smack Race

Pudge and Centaur will be taking part in the 55th Annual Blackwater Barge Match & Smack Race on Saturday 11 June – a racing event for traditional vessels, with barges and smacks coming from all over the East Coast to … Continue reading

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Just £150 for 6 spectacular days sailing on a Thames Barge – summer voyage – London River Thames

Experience a spectacular sail on the Thames Barge Centaur along the River Thames into London Last minute special offer For just £90 each way or £150 per person for the whole trip (from evening of Wednesday 22nd June to evening … Continue reading

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