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Lowestoft – Aalborg (Denmark) 180309/6

Setting sail from our home port of Lowestoft, Excelsior will make her way to Denmark, taking in some fantastic coastal waters on the way. The exact route will be set by the Skipper based on optimum wind and weather conditions to provide you and your group with the best sailing available. This trip will include [...]

By | September 3rd, 2018|Comments Off on Lowestoft – Aalborg (Denmark) 180309/6

Hull Smack Special Voyage – Lowestoft to Chatham to Lowestoft 181408/5

As part of the Excelsior Trust Fleet, we have CITY OF EDINBORO, which was built as a Hull smack in 1884.  Today she is the last representative of the great fleets of deep-sea sailing trawlers that worked out of Hull and the largest extant British smack - a remarkable survivor. To celebrate her, and provide [...]

By | August 14th, 2018|0 Comments

Excelsior Spotted sailing along the Orwell near Pin Mill: 2018

Our 2018 April Day Sails were some of the sunniest, and on Sunday, we managed to get some wonderful sailing in, donning just T shirts. Whilst out, local photographer Kevin Jay was also out and about capturing footage of the day's activities. Kevin has kindly shared this images with us, and they are rather [...]

By | April 24th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Limfjorden Rundt 2017 – With Boy Leslie

A Small bit of Boat Hopping... Excelsior Volunteer Will Paterson spent some of the 2017 season on another vessel, Boy Leslie, a British Smack who is run and maintained by a group of dedicated volunteers, chaired by Bjorn Abrahamsen, a good friend to Excelsior and her crew. Will joined the crew of Boy Leslie taking part [...]

By | April 18th, 2018|Events, Volunteers|0 Comments

Excelsior LT472 Sailing Calendar for 2017 Launches

Sailing Calendar for 2017 Launches Whilst our Winter Refit gets underway, we are pleased to announce our 2017 season sailing calendar is drafted up! This is by no means set in stone as it is a working document, you may find there are tweaks here and there as the season progresses. We have already started [...]

By | October 31st, 2016|News|Comments Off on Excelsior LT472 Sailing Calendar for 2017 Launches