Mile Building
Gain experience and build up your sea miles

Mile Building Weekends


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We organise a number of Mile Building days & weekends throughout the year for individuals, come down on your own or with friends and enjoy a fantastic weekend on the water.

Our Individual Weekend Packages Include:

  • Yacht & Skipper
  • Full safety equipment
  • Food & Drink whilst sailing (Saturday evening meal excl)
  • Berthing
  • Fuel

So whether you are looking to build miles to gain experience or simply enjoy some time on the water we have a great range of experiences on offer.

3 DAY – “X CHANNEL DASH”*

  • App dist 150 nm
  • Join yacht 1800 Friday for full briefings
  • Leave very early Saturday morning
  • Arrive Cherbourg late Saturday afternoon
  • Saturday evening ashore
  • Sunday relax and enjoy the sights
  • Early Monday morning depart for return crossing home

£475 own cabin * / £335 pp share cabin

Reserve Your Place Dates

2 DAY “SOLENT WEEKEND”

  • Join yacht 1800 Friday.
  • Saturday / Sunday – Relaxed & informal sailing around the Solent Overnight in Lymington / Yarmouth.
  • Depart yacht 1700 Sunday.

£385 own cabin * / £270 pp share cabin

Reserve Your Place Dates

2 DAY – “SAIL AROUND THE ISLE OF WIGHT”*

  • App dist 60 miles
  • Join yacht 1800 Friday.
  • Saturday circumnavigate the Isle of Wight
  • Stay over night in Cowes before enjoying a relaxed day sailing around the Solent on Sunday.
  • Depart 1700 Sunday.

£385 own cabin * / £270 pp share cabin

Reserve Your Place Dates

2 DAY “MILE BUILDING / NIGHT SAILING EXPERIENCE”*

As the name suggests this is for you if you are looking to get some night sailing experience……

This is also a great mile builder

  • Join yacht 1800 Friday
  • Dept dock app 2000 and set sail after the usual briefings
  • Saturday; After enjoying a great days sailing you will stop off for a short break somewhere before heading out again for a few more hours at night.
  • Return sail back to Hamble on Sunday

We aim to include 4 – 5 hours sailing over the course of the weekend subject to weather
£385 own cabin * / £270 pp share cabin

Reserve Your Place Dates

4 DAY “CHANNEL ISLAND MILEBUILDER”*

Solent/Cherbourg/Guernsey/Solent – 4 Days / App dist 220nm

  • Join yacht 1900 (Thur eve)
  • Set sail for Cherbourg late Thur eve or early Fri morning.
  • Arrive Friday
  • Friday afternoon & evening in Cherbourg.
  • Sat am set sail for Guernsey. Overnight Guernsey Saturday
  • Sun/Mon (very early) depart for the Solent.

£570 own cabin * / £399 pp share cabin

* Milebuilding Weekends & Weather Conditions – The itinerary of our milebuilding weekends is obviously subject to conditions. Should the conditions be unsuitable for sailing around the IOW or crossing the channel, we will run the milebuilder in the Solent & South Coast. Should the conditions be gale force and therefore too dangerous to sail, in this case the decision will be made to reschedule the trip to another suitable date.

Reserve Your Place Dates

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Mile Building Gain experience and build up your sea miles
Universal Sailing School Ltd.

Mile Building Weekends


mile-building

We organise a number of Mile Building days & weekends throughout the year for individuals, come down on your own or with friends and enjoy a fantastic weekend on the water.

Our Individual Weekend Packages Include:

  • Yacht & Skipper
  • Full safety equipment
  • Food & Drink whilst sailing (Saturday evening meal excl)
  • Berthing
  • Fuel

So whether you are looking to build miles to gain experience or simply enjoy some time on the water we have a great range of experiences on offer.

3 DAY – “X CHANNEL DASH”*

  • App dist 150 nm
  • Join yacht 1800 Friday for full briefings
  • Leave very early Saturday morning
  • Arrive Cherbourg late Saturday afternoon
  • Saturday evening ashore
  • Sunday relax and enjoy the sights
  • Early Monday morning depart for return crossing home

£475 own cabin * / £335 pp share cabin

Reserve Your Place Dates

2 DAY “SOLENT WEEKEND”

  • Join yacht 1800 Friday.
  • Saturday / Sunday – Relaxed & informal sailing around the Solent Overnight in Lymington / Yarmouth.
  • Depart yacht 1700 Sunday.

£385 own cabin * / £270 pp share cabin

Reserve Your Place Dates

2 DAY – “SAIL AROUND THE ISLE OF WIGHT”*

  • App dist 60 miles
  • Join yacht 1800 Friday.
  • Saturday circumnavigate the Isle of Wight
  • Stay over night in Cowes before enjoying a relaxed day sailing around the Solent on Sunday.
  • Depart 1700 Sunday.

£385 own cabin * / £270 pp share cabin

Reserve Your Place Dates

2 DAY “MILE BUILDING / NIGHT SAILING EXPERIENCE”*

As the name suggests this is for you if you are looking to get some night sailing experience……

This is also a great mile builder

  • Join yacht 1800 Friday
  • Dept dock app 2000 and set sail after the usual briefings
  • Saturday; After enjoying a great days sailing you will stop off for a short break somewhere before heading out again for a few more hours at night.
  • Return sail back to Hamble on Sunday

We aim to include 4 – 5 hours sailing over the course of the weekend subject to weather
£385 own cabin * / £270 pp share cabin

Reserve Your Place Dates

4 DAY “CHANNEL ISLAND MILEBUILDER”*

Solent/Cherbourg/Guernsey/Solent – 4 Days / App dist 220nm

  • Join yacht 1900 (Thur eve)
  • Set sail for Cherbourg late Thur eve or early Fri morning.
  • Arrive Friday
  • Friday afternoon & evening in Cherbourg.
  • Sat am set sail for Guernsey. Overnight Guernsey Saturday
  • Sun/Mon (very early) depart for the Solent.

£570 own cabin * / £399 pp share cabin

* Milebuilding Weekends & Weather Conditions – The itinerary of our milebuilding weekends is obviously subject to conditions. Should the conditions be unsuitable for sailing around the IOW or crossing the channel, we will run the milebuilder in the Solent & South Coast. Should the conditions be gale force and therefore too dangerous to sail, in this case the decision will be made to reschedule the trip to another suitable date.

Reserve Your Place Dates

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