MBP PUSH THE BOAT OUT "BEACH AND BOAT BASH"
Our Beach Boat Bash went down a storm - almost literally with winds gusting 35 knots but we got 80 would be young sailors onto the water mostly on launches. There were dinghies, kayaks and paddle boards to try out too as well as free food and drink. The lifeboat put in a brief appearance but then got called out to a real life emergency with the husband of one of our supporters losing his yacht's mast off Harwich.
Our participants survey had 95 % approvals rating with 100 % saying they would come back for more
THAMES BARGE TRIP
Six day summer sail training adventure aboard the replica Thames Barge Blue Mermaid from Maldon to Mistley.
Free passage for six Manningtree High school students ended June 1 with a reception aboard
MBP TASTER SESSION
First taster session for dinghy sailors ended June 1 in sunshine and fair winds