Another national award for Excelsior

By | February 13th, 2020|News|

We entered our new ship’s boat for the National Historic Ships “Martyn Heighton Award for Conservation” (https://www.nationalhistoricships.org.uk/nhs_menu_nav/197) and won a Highly Commended Award ‘for the research, workmanship and the conservation methodology applied’. The boat was built by Lowestoft’s International Boatbuilding Training College.  14’ 6” long, made from larch and oak it’s a ‘proper’ sea boat, [...]

Skipper Vacancy

By | December 21st, 2019|News|

Come and work with us! Vacancy for position as a skipper of Excelsior. Excelsior is looking for a skipper to come and join our team . Find out more

The Tom Crisp Sailing Scholarships – Scholars Reports

By | November 14th, 2019|News|

Tom Crisp Sailing Scholarships 2019 - Scholars Reports   THE SAILING SCHOLARSHIPS: The Scholarships  enabled three young people the opportunity to sail with Excelsior this summer from Lowestoft. The 2019 sailing scholarships are named after Thomas Crisp VC, DSC, RNR, the heroic and distinguished skipper of the (armed) Lowestoft Smack ‘Nelson’, who lost his life in [...]

The Tom Crisp Sailing Scholarships

By | June 6th, 2019|News|

The Tom Crisp Sailing Scholarships 2019 Applications for the 2019 Scholarships have now closed. Awarded by The Excelsior Trust for up to four young people from Norfolk and Suffolk, for a 25-day sailing adventure during July and August 2019 THE SAILING SCHOLARSHIPS: The Scholarships will enable up to four young people the opportunity to sail for 25 [...]

Centenary 2021

By | March 26th, 2019|Events, News|

Excelsior will be 100 years old in 2021! We’re already planning the ship’s very historic anniversary, including the possibility of a ‘Sea Festival’ in her home port of Lowestoft, and even a one-off voyage to Iceland, if there’s the interest. Please keep an eye on the website and social media to keep up to speed [...]

National Historic Ships Photographic Competition 2019

By | March 26th, 2019|News, Volunteers|

Submit your entry Calling all those who’ve taken amazing photos of Excelsior.  National Historic Ships have launched their 2019 Photographic Competition.  Take a look – and submit an entry.  You never know what might happen! https://www.nationalhistoricships.org.uk/nhs_menu_nav/78


By | September 4th, 2018|News|

Please follow the link to our new Residential Sailing brochure and other forms that you will require to book with us. TheExcelsiorTrustBOOKLET A5 Booking Form including T&C - Group 2018 Booking Form including T&C - Individual 2018 Booking Form including T&C - Individual Day Sail 2018 Excelsior House Rules Group Leader Emergency contact Form 2018 [...]

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