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Our top eco friendly tips when chartering!

At Hamble Point Yacht Charters we are committed to minimising our impact on the environment and helping encourage others to do the same. As we celebrate World Ocean’s Day 2022 here are some of our top tips for eco-friendly chartering and reducing our carbon footprint when sailing!

 

  • Anchor responsibly! To ensure we reduce the impact of anchoring on the environment never anchor on or near a reef or let your anchor chain drag across the sea bed, make use of mooring buoys.

 

  • Sail rather than motor! Use your sails as much as possible, study your charts and check your course accurately to avoid scrapping your keel or[...]
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Top Tips for Charterers

Our Fleet Team is always here to help, with a wealth of knowledge and experience in the marine industry we've put together a mini-series of top tips for charterers to make for smooth sailing onboard! Our first two tips include getting the most of your gas and pushing off from the pontoon the correct way.
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The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Weekend – What’s On

Make the most of the Jubilee celebrations and spend some quality time with loved ones sailing around The Solent. We still have limited availability for yacht charter over the Queen's Platinum Jubilee Weekend. With plenty of activities taking place to mark this historic milestone, there will be lots of fun to take part in if you decide to moor up and explore, from family festivals, foodie street markets, and outdoor picnics in the park. View our Late Offers for remaining availability.

Saturday 4th June,
The Big Eat Street Food Festival

Royal Victoria Country Park

The event will include a number of Commonwealth food[...]

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Cowes Week, Isle of Wight – The Oldest and Biggest Regatta in the World

Every year The Solent is home to many yacht racing events and this year is no different! Cowes Week will be returning to The Solent  Saturday 30st July - Saturday 6th August and makes for the perfect backdrop to your charter. Get the best view of all the action from the water as a spectator and soak up the incredible Cowes Week fireworks from the comfort of your own yacht. Get in touch with the team on 023 8045 7110 to find out our remaining availability for the most incredible annual event to hit local shores.

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Exciting Race Opportunities with Hair of the Dog

This season we've added the exhilarating Hair of the Dog, a Sunfast 3200 to the fleet, an ideal racing yacht she is available for racing including double hand sailing and race events, or simply some fun cruising!

If you're seeking a higher performance yacht she is built to win, with effortless speed, using the latest technology to ensure the best strength-to-weight ratios, this boat is uniquely adapted to performance racing. Read her full specification here.

There are some incredible events taking place in this season's racing calendar, see below for some inspiration for chartering Hair of the Dog.

April 30, 2022,
Cervantes Trophy Race

The first offshore race of the domestic[...]

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