Join Alan & Cindy Nebauer experienced offshore sailors with many world-wide voyages undertaken together and with their family, over 30 years. Alan circumnavigated the world alone in the BOC Challenge Solo Yacht Race and is passionate about offshore cruising and voyaging. Qualifications include RYA MCA Yachtmaster Ocean and is the author of two sailing books
Opportunities are open for private crewing and coaching experience on the newly commissioned Seawind 1260 Bluewater sailing catamaran Pleiades - the Seawind 1260 is Cruising World Magazine's 2019 Boat of the year " Best cruising catamaran under 50 feet "
Invest in some time on the water to gain invaluable offshore experience whilst enjoying a real time ocean passage or a relaxed island cruising schedule by being part of the crew and involved in all facets of the boat's operation, passage planning, sailing, safety management and navigation. These trips offer adventure, fun and a unique coaching and lifestyle experience with a focus on safe sailing and seamanship in a safe modern yacht
Pleiades will be making a series of winter voyages into warmer latitudes and tropical island destinations. Plan your winter escape as we join a series of regional Cruising Rally's as well as making independent voyages with options for sailors, novice and experienced alike to sign on as crew. Opportunities to increase your experience and confidence whilst enjoying the challenging and satisfying aspects of ocean sailing and cruising
2019 Sailing Schedule includes Tasman Sea, South Pacific and destinations in New Zealand Tonga, Fiji, Vanuatu and New Caledonia.
Track of Pleiades maiden voyage after launching at the Seawind factory in Vietnam - over 6000 nautical miles in five weeks of sailing via Singapore, Perth and the Southern Ocean to Sydney, Sept & Oct 2018