Yacht Sailing Taster

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Yacht Sailing Taster

Enjoy a fantastic sailing cruise onboard our yacht along the Brighton coastline with a qualified skipper. This activity for individuals or couples can be a hands on experience as you will get the chance to helm and crew onboard our modern performance sailing boat. You can also simply choose to kick back and relax. A fantastic experience not to be missed!

Sailing trip from Brighton Marina

  • 90min sailing trip from Brighton Marina
  • Initial safety briefing and a basic introduction to sailing
  • Relax and take in the views of Brighton whilst soaking up the atmosphere
  • Take the helm and hoist the sails under instruction from our experienced skipper
  • Start and finish your sailing adventure at Brighton Marina, surrounded by restaurants, bars and shops

Includes: Life jackets and skipper.

What to bring: Please wear appropriate flat shoes that won’t mark the boat and bring a swimsuit and towel.

Duration: 90mins.

Weather Conditions: The sailing itinerary is subject to change depending on the wind conditions.

Please Note: The Sailing Taster is not for groups but for individuals and couples only. Details of group sailing trips can be found here. Our taster sessions are an ideal introduction for anyone interested in learning to sail. It’s the perfect way to get a handle on the basics and enable students to decide whether they are interested in taking things further.

Lagoon Watersports

We have 22 years of experience in providing RYA watersports training and events. With a wealth of experience in running RYA sail, motor and power boat courses we pride ourselves on our flexible, person centred and professional approach:

  • Run by highly experienced, qualified, professional and friendly instructors
  • We have provided RYA training, corporate and group events since 1994
  • We have run events for groups of over 300 people
  • Safety is of upmost importance and our major priority
  • Fully risk assessed and insured
  • All specialized equipment is provided, including wetsuits when required.
  • Suitable for complete beginners or those with a little experience
  • Full Marina facilities with changing rooms, hot showers, restaurants and free WI-FI

We offer various times and dates from April to October. So come join Lagoon Watersports for an unbeatable activity on the water!


I would highly recommend Lagoon Watersports. Great tuition, knowledgable staff and plenty of time on the water

David Hollis

I would really recommend Lagoon Watersports Sailing to friends. I fully rate Karl as an instructor, he was friendly, positive and able to instruct at the right. I always felt safe sailing with him but had a buzz of excitement too! Many thanks”

Mark Anderson

Fantastic instructor on the boat and great person off the boat. Karl made the Day skipper course pleasurable to do.


Excellent instructors – felt really looked after and clearly informed. 10 out of 10

Alyson Becht

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