Worthy causes, brilliant brands, inspiring ambassadors
Here at Sunsail our aim is to create unique, unforgettable sailing holidays. That’s our company’s goal and purpose, and we aim to fulfil that in a responsible and sustainable way. We work with a number of partners in both the non-profit and corporate sectors, dedicated to making a positive change or improving your experience out on the water. Take a look at some of our current partners and brand ambassadors and learn more about the good work we do together.
Sail 4 Cancer
Sail 4 Cancer funds sailing trips and water-based activities for families affected by cancer. From short sailing trips to water sports holidays, Sail 4 Cancer gives those living with the disease a chance to enjoy themselves. The charity also creates grants supporting palliative care and research. You can make a donation on this link.
The Green Blue
The Green Blue is an environmental programme established by the British Marine Federation (BMF) and Royal Yachting Association (RYA). It aims to promote the sustainable use of coastal and inland waters and encourage environmental responsibility for all who live, work and play on the water.
British Marine Federation
The British Marine Federation (BMF) is the trade association for the leisure, superyacht and small commercial marine industry and their associated trades. The BMF strives to lead and promote the industry, working with members to achieve sustainable growth in a competitive global environment through the provision of world-class goods and services.
Royal Yachting Association
The Royal Yachting Association (RYA) is the national governing body for all forms of boating in the UK, including sailing. Through the RYA, Sunsail offers sailing courses and certificates to sailors new and old, from Start Yachting all the way through to Yachtmaster.
Nipper Skipper is a quality children’s clothing company that offers functional, fashionable clothing and technical safety gear for little ones. They supply life jackets, buoyancy aids, harnesses, safety lines and more to keep children safe on the water.
A new, innovative and truly British gin brand, Chilgrove has been named Sunsail's Official Spirits Partner to provide the perfect accompaniment to a day's sailing.
Experts in sailing, over the years Gill have paved the way in marine clothing design, developing kit able to cope with any conditions sailors might encounter at sea. With world-leading jackets, boots, gloves and much more, Gill is the perfect place to get all the gear for sailing holiday.
British yachtswoman Dee Caffari is the first woman to have sailed single-handed and non-stop around the world in both directions and the only woman to have sailed non-stop around the world three times. A true world beater and inspirational record breaker.
Helena Lucas claimed 2.4mR Paralympic gold in 2012, becoming both the first-ever female winner of that class and Britain’s first-ever Paralympic sailing gold medallist. She’s getting ready to defend her title at Rio 2016, but also looking to experiment with new classes and further her sailing experiences.
Based at the foot of the South Downs Tinwood Estate are growing premium grapes to make a range of world class sparkling wines. You can tour the vineyard and taste all the wines at the beautiful tasting room or even stay the night in the brand new vineyard lodges.
SunGod is a British custom optics brand, that create eyewear inspired by an endless quest for the next adventure. SunGod have developed sunglasses with unrivalled durability, built from the highest quality materials and that feature a lifetime guarantee. Their innovative 4K Optics® polarised lenses have been engineered to enhance the way you see, and are ideal for sailing and watersports.