Shorebased Day Skipper or Yachtmaster Theory Course Availability

We have been given information on the availbality of shorebased courses that are coming up in Aberdeen. If you have been looking into doing either your RYA Shorebased Day Skipper or RYA Yachtmaster Theory Course then now would be a fantasty opportunity to do this. If you are interested and you are free on any of […]

Arran Sportive Attracts Cyclists from Across the Globe!

Robert Anderson from Perth, Australia, has decided to travel the nine and a half thousand mile journey from Australia to Scotland to take part in Ocean Youth Trust Scotland’s “Arran Sportive”. Robert, originally born and raised in Dundee, tells us why he chooses to cycle in Scotland. Are you visiting Scotland purely to cycle? I […]

Edinburgh Young Carer’s Big Lottery Sail

Voyage number six for Ocean Youth Trust Scotland’s CORAL project has been a huge success. Nine young people from the Edinburgh Young Carers Group and their two group leaders spent five days sailing amongst the beautiful Islands of the west coast of Scotland. The adventure began in Kyle of Lochalsh, where the young people were […]

A Sense of Adventure

On the 3rd July 2017, ten enthusiastic young carers from Sense Scotland and their two group leaders set sail with Ocean Youth Trust Scotland. Their mission: to have fun! And fun, they had!  A twelve year old sailor summed up the experience – saying “I had the most wonderful time sailing and would love to […]

High Life Highland’s Adventure under Sail

Sailing a 72ft yacht through the beautiful Scottish isles, competing in a dingy race, spotting huge minke whales, sun bathing on the deck and a birthday party on the boat, all in one week! Must have been an Ocean Youth Trust Scotland voyage. High Life Highland joined OYT Scotland for the second time with a […]

Living the High Life at Sea

High Life Highland really did live the high life last week when they joined Ocean Youth Trust Scotland for a fun five days away at sea on the 70 foot yacht, Alba Venturer! The group of ten young people, along with their two group leaders, spent their days working together to sail the yacht as […]

Scottish Sports Future’s Adventure at Sea

The fifth voyage of OYT Scotland’s “On Course with CashBack” project has just finished with nine young people from Scottish Sports Future spending five days sailing around the Firth of Clyde. The young people learnt to navigate and steer the 70ft sail training yacht Alba Venturer, hoist and drop sails, tie knots and cook for […]

Largs May Achievers Day Sails

The Largs Academy May Achievers programme has been set up to allow groups of young people, who are not studying for higher SQA exams, gain life skills which will help them in the wider world once having left school. The hugely successful programme gives pupils hands on experiences such as barista training and sailing trips […]

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