Take active part in the working of old time sailing
Experience is not required to join us just a bit of fitness and a good will to pull some ropes. Florette the last original Mediterranean Brigantine will take you back to the art of old age sailing like the old windjammers. Taking an active part in sailing, also without any experience for everybody. Sailing like a hundred years ago. Experience old time sailing on board of the last original built brigantine in the Mediterranean – the s.v. Florette. Active sailing like in the time of the big windjammersAfter a basic sailing and knot school on the first day you can try your hand under the co-ordination of the permanent crew and be a part of an active sailing team.All the guests/crew on board (the ones with at least one hand free) can take an active part in working the sails. The S.V. Florette has the original style rig of 85 years ago, to set the 130 sq m main gaffsail 12 men are required, the weight of this sail is over 3 tons.