Ex-staff Series: Stew Edge
It's often said that it’s the Wildwind staff that make our holidays so enjoyable… and we have been lucky enough to have employed some truly wonderful individuals. One of our favourites is Stew Edge who has proven himself in some of the world’s toughest environments by sailing across the Atlantic, climbing Mount Everest and fulfilling a life long dream of crossing Antarctica. We recently asked him about his time at Wildwind…Weiterlesen
WOW – WHAT AN EVENT!
174 catamarans have been gracing the Austrian Lake Neusiedl this week with one of Europe’s most important regattas of the year – The Hobie Cat MultiEuropean Championships.Weiterlesen
You just don’t get this anywhere else!
What an amazing season so far – check out these pics and vids.Weiterlesen
Österreichs YACHT Revue hat WILDWIND auf Mauritius besucht
Österreichs führendes Segelmagazin, die YACHT Revue besuchte Wildwind in Mauritius und hat einen schönen Bericht gebracht, der auch für Sie interessant sein könnte. Sie können unten auf das PDF – Format klicken und bekommen den gesamten Artikel. Hier sind bereits einige Auszüge, so dass Sie einen Eindruck vom Artikel bekommen.Weiterlesen
Joe Bennett riding the wind in Vassiliki
Check out these videos that our beach manager Joe Bennett recently posted – a small example of the fun that can be had in Vassiliki on a windy day!Weiterlesen
Wildwind Kids' Club with Sarah Tutton
In the world of the Wildwind kids' club there’s no such thing as a ‘typical day’, we pride ourselves on tailoring each week to the abilities and interests of the kids, with so many different characters it would be boring to always do the same thing! However, Sarah Tutton, who runs our kids’ club, has been kind enough to give us a small taster of some of the activities we offer to make a Wildwind holiday one to remember for all the family…Weiterlesen
The man on the beach - Joe Bennett. Catamaran Intensive Training Weeks.
Open to anyone with at least a season's racing experience, Wildwind’s manager and resident expert Joe Bennett will guide you through all aspects of setting up your boat, tuning it properly for a regatta and how to sail it as fast as possible on every point of sail.Weiterlesen
Wildwind Former Employee Kitesurf/skis to South Pole
MAY TRAINING WEEKS 2016
May 8-15 and May 15-22 Catamaran and Laser Intensive Training Weeks - These 2 weeks are usually sold out quickly as they are a great way to kick start your sailing season. Open to anyone with at least a season's racing experience our resident experts will show you how to get the most out of your boats, and how to sail them on all points of sail in the fastest possible way.Weiterlesen
"Yacht" besucht unser Segel-Zentrum in Mauritius
Die Zeitschrift Yacht hat unser Segel-Zentrum auf der Tropeninsel Mauritius im Indischen Ozean besucht, wo Wildwind Adventures das ganze Jahr Segel- + Aktivurlaub anbietet. Wie sich herausstellt, hat ihnen gefallen, was sie gesehen haben!Weiterlesen
Yachts & Yachting: Island of Adventures
This article was originally published in Yachts & Yachting (December 2014)
Claire and Rich Thoroughgood escape to Wildwind’s new all-year-round beach resort on the idyllic island of Mauritius, the perfect antidote to a British winter.Weiterlesen
World Champion at Wildwind
We are extremely lucky to have Bryony Bennett Adams, current 420 World Champion, on the WW teaching staff early in the season (and we are trying to persuade her to stay longer) Bryony is looking to fund a 49er Olympic campaign so don’t be surprised to see a jar of donations on the bar for her. We MAY have Bryony available to teach youths who really want to boost their sailing skills on a more personal basis during the peak season – more news to follow on the next newsletter.Weiterlesen
Youth Training with current world champion this summer
We are extremely fortunate to have the current 420 World champion, Bryony Bennett Lloyd working as a member of staff at Wildwind this season. Bryony has to return home at the end of June to compete in the SB3 Nationals - after that she is keen to return to Vassiliki but she also needs to raise funds for her 2020 Tokyo Olympic campaign in the new 49er FX class – so we are offering 4 lucky WW youths each week from July 6th to get personal instruction from Bryony – at a cost of £100 per youth per week to be paid directly to Bryony to support her campaign.
If you are interested in having your kids take advantage of this very special opportunity then please contact Simon Morgan, Wildwind founder, at firstname.lastname@example.org in the first instance.
PS See Bryony on video at the ISAF Worlds 2013 here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AdQDLBLYZL8Weiterlesen
Treffen Sie uns auf BOOT in Düsseldorf
Natürlich sind wir auch wieder auf der größten Wassersportmesse der Welt in Düsseldorf zu finden! Wir sind dort bei unserem Partner PROSAIL und auch der DHCKV.Weiterlesen
Intensive Catamaran training
Joe Bennet, Wildwind manager of nearly twenty years, and himself a top catamaran racer (Top 10 in both Hobie Tiger and Tornado World championships) and avid student of Kostas, will be running a catamaran intensive training weeks on May 4th predominantly for Tiger, F18, Tornado sailors while on June 9th he’ll be joined by Wildwind founder and former British Hobie 16 National champion when Simon will also be able to provide additional input on his boat of choice.Weiterlesen
Laster Training Weeks 2014
Chris Gowers, top British Olympic coach specialising in Laser training (he coached Paul Goodison to a gold medal!) returns yet again to Vassiliki on May 12th.Weiterlesen
The Vassiliki Watersports Festival – Results and Full Report
The Vassiliki watersports festival was another success, featuring two days of top racing in winds ranging from 15 to 40 knots!Weiterlesen
Wildwind Seven Weeks of Speed!
This year we’re introducing speed trails to the beach in Vassiliki, running from now until the end of August.Weiterlesen
Wildwind Speed Freaks Challenge 2013 – win a free sailing holiday plus club cash!
In association with YachtsandYachting.com we are delighted to announce the Wildwind Speed Freaks Challenge 2013.
This contest is open to any sailor in the UK. We are looking for the fastest sailor in 3 categories: dinghy, catamaran and open.Weiterlesen
Vassiliki Watersports Festival 2013 will be wetter than ever
The Vassiliki Watersports Festival will this year be taking place from June 25-30.Weiterlesen