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Land Yachting in Kent

New Romney
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    • Learn land yachting at New Romney in Kent
    • Harness the power of the wind on the beach!
    • Try the training circuit, then the figure of eight
    • Share landyacht time or go solo for the duration
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    Standard Delivery Estimated 2-3 days - Most delivered next working day* £1.95
    Weekly Special Delivery Guaranteed next working day £7.50
    Saturday Special Delivery Saturdays Only £11.70
    European Delivery 3 - 5 working days £4.50
    Rest of World Delivery 5 - 7 working days £6.50
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Delivery Type Delivery Time Price
Standard Delivery Estimated 2-3 days - Most delivered next working day* £1.95
Weekly Special Delivery Guaranteed next working day £7.50
Saturday Special Delivery Saturdays Only £11.70
European Delivery 3 - 5 working days £4.50
Rest of World Delivery 5 - 7 working days £6.50
Evoucher Instantaneous Free

All orders places before 4pm will be dispatched the same working day

* 93% delivered next working day

What can I expect on the day

Here's your chance to take to the beach in style! These two-hour land yachting experiences will see you making the most of the immeasurable power of the wind, as you speed up and down the superb beaches of Kent.

Set in the perfect location for land yachting, this day out by the sea will definitely get your heart pumping and the wind blowing your hair as you zip along the super fast sandy straights. This exhilarating sport, also known as sand-yachting or land-sailing, will see you using a sail to control where you go and your speed (and remember, land yachts don't have brakes, but you will be taught all the essentials like controlling the thing!).

All the top of the range gear is provided on site, so there is no paying for any extras. And in fact, you can choose whether you want to share a land yacht and go relay style, or if you want a vessel each to go more head to head out there on the beach.

After a full safety briefing, it's your chance to show what you're made of as you hit the sands. The first thing you'll actually be taught is how to stop. Once this pivotal skill has been mastered, you will then move on to negotiate the figure of eight circuit so you can begin to learn how to turn left and right and even link your turning to then progress to slaloming smoothly in your good 'ship'.

As your land yachting skills improve, it's time to move on to longer and even more challenging circuits. All the instructors are fully trained and qualified professionals, who will teach you manoeuvres like the luff turn and maybe even a gybe turn, which, when you crack it, will literally blow you away!

This exciting land yachting experience is your chance to take in a truly unique adrenaline thrill on a set course at New Romney in Kent. The palpable buzz of controlling these swift land yachts will last with you for a long time and will make you want to come back as you crave the need for speed on those windswept sands!

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Land Yachting in Kent
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Review posted 7 months ago
I've never done this before and took a short time to get used to it, but had loads of help from the crew so, it turned out really great and went what seemed to me to be fast. Anyway, I was happy
Yes, I recommend this product.

Land Yachting in Kent
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Review posted about 6 years ago
My husband loved his day land yachting. We arrived early in the morning to a sunny, blustery beach off the Kent coast. What followed was an exhausting and exhilarating day, covering miles of coastline as my husband glided to and fro with a backdrop of kite surfers. It made for some amazing photos and an experience my husband will never forget. Thanks for the idea.

What's included in this experience?

A Land Yachting Experience
• Choose from a shared experience or a one yacht experience
• The course lasts two hours
• Welcome and safety briefing
• You will form part of a group with a maximum instruction ratio of 6:1
• Safety helmets and gloves are provided
• For the shared experience two people will be using one yacht

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When is it available?

• Selected Tuesdays and Fridays throughout the year, subject to availability
• The activity is dependent on appropriate weather conditions and tide times
• Weekend and Bank Holiday upgrades are available at a charge of £10.00 per person, payable upon booking

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Where can I do this experience?

• New Romney in Kent, within easy reach of Ashford, Folkestone and the M20

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Who is it suitable for?

• Minimum age is 16
• Maximum weight is 16 stone (102Kg)
• You will need to be reasonably agile to get into the craft
• No previous experience is required
• Warm, waterproof clothing is advised in poor weather
• Upon booking your course the supplier may send you some pre course information to help make the most of your time in the Land Yachts
• Pupils will be required to sign a disclaimer before they start sailing

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Can anyone come along to watch?

• Spectators are very welcome to come and watch, the surrounding area offers a variety of seaside attractions

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