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A one-week skippered sailing holiday in glorious Greece including flights

A fantastic one-week Sunsail Yacht Charter on a Mono up to 36ft in Lefkas, Greece including a skipper and flights.

You don’t have to be a sailor to explore the wonders of Greek sailing. Bright sun, clear skies and cobalt waters. Laced with enthralling stories at every stop, sailing holidays in the Ionian combine a heady mix of warmth and wind, punctuated by rugged beauty and whitewashed walls.

Provided by Sunsail

SLAM WIN-D 3 Clothing

WIN-D 3 COASTAL JACKET - An oilskin jacket made from mechanical stretch fabric for coastal regattas. Comfort and high-performance.

Win-D 3 Coastal Long Johns - Sailing long johns made from mechanical stretch fabric for coastal regattas. The final water repellent treatment makes the long johns even more waterproof over time.

Provided by Slam UK

A pair of Dubarry Shamrock sailing boots

Shamrock, Dubarry’s waterproof leather sailing boots, are high performance, unisex sailing boots. Shamrock GORE-TEX® boots are perfect to complete your yachting clothing kit.

Provided by Dubarry of Ireland

RYA Competent Crew course

The Competent Crew Course takes you through 5 days of practical instruction covering sailing terminology and parts of a yacht as well as rigging, sail handling, safety and meteorology.

Provided by Sea Jay’s Solent

1 pair of Maui Jim Sunglasses

1 pair of non-prescription Maui Jim Sunglasses, chosen from the current styles available in the UK, on excluding Hula Blue and Monstera Leaf styles.

Provided by Maui Jim

3 night mini-break in the Salterns, Chichester marina

Premier Marinas is offering a mini break in The Salterns in Chichester Marina. The break includes 3 nights in a luxury 2 bedroomed self-catering apartment plus the option to bring a boat (subject to availability of a berth).

Provided by Premier Marinas

A £300 August race gift voucher

The multi-award winning brand August Race from Dartmouth are premiering their new shore clothing line at Southampton Boat Show 2018 and they are giving you the chance to win a fantastic prize of a £300 voucher to spend on August Race’s web store on their new range or their cutting-edge boat detailing products used by the world's leading boat-builders.

Provided by August Race

Competition Terms and Conditions

  1. The Promoter of the competition is Limited, company number 04666162, with its registered office at 14 The Avenue, Southampton, SO17 1XF, United Kingdom (the “Promoter”).
  2. The closing date of this competition is 31st December 2018.
  3. Entry is by filling in the form on this page (no purchase is necessary). Only one entry is permitted per person.
  4. Entry is open to people aged 18 or over excluding employees of the Promoter or prize donors – including their families, their agents or related third parties who are directly connected with the administration of the competition.
  5. The Promoter reserves the right to verify the eligibility of entrants. We may require such information as we consider reasonably necessary, including proof of age and identity, for this purpose and a prize may be withheld unless and until we are satisfied with the verification.
  6. No bulk, third party or organised group entries will be permitted.
  7. The Promotor reserves the right to add additional prizes to the competition over the duration of the competition.
  8. All prizes are subject to availability. Images of prizes are for illustrative purposes only; actual prizes may differ slightly from those pictured. The Promoter reserves the right to replace the prizes with alternatives of equal or higher value if necessary at the Promoter’s discretion.
  9. The prizes are non-transferrable and cannot be redeemed for cash. If an entrant wins a prize that is not suitable for them, no cash alternative or alternative prize will be provided.
  10. For some prizes, additional eligibility requirements and/or terms and conditions may apply (including but not limited to presenting a valid passport, visa, driver’s licence, using the prize before its expiry date). Where a winner is unable to satisfy such requirements or does not agree to a prize’s terms and conditions, no cash alternative or alternative prize will be provided.
  11. The prizes do not include any additional expenses incurred by the winners including, but not limited to, travel and insurance expenses unless otherwise stated.
  12. Winners will be selected at random after the closing date by the Promoter from all eligible entries. Each winner will receive only one of the prizes listed on this page.
  13. In the event of any dispute regarding the competition, the decision of the Promoter shall be final, and no correspondence shall be entered into.
  14. Winners will be notified via the email address they used to enter the competition up to 14 days after the closing date. Following such notification, the winner will be required to send the Promoter full details of their postal address to which the prize will be delivered (if applicable).
  15. If the Promoter cannot: (i) contact the winner (via the details provided at the date of entry) within a reasonable period of time (to be established at the Promoter's sole discretion); or (ii) the winner does not return details of their postal address to the Promoter within 14 days of notification that they have won a prize, the Promoter reserves the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner.
  16. Please allow 28 days for delivery of the prize. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for the prize being lost, damaged or delayed in the post. Where appropriate, prizes will be sent by recorded delivery.
  17. Winners of the competition agree:
    • to their names, images and comments relating to the competition being published in any media worldwide without notice and without any fee being paid;
    • to their contact details being provided to the prize donor where required;
    • to their names and/or country of residence being made available to any individual requesting the name and/or country of the winning entrants.
  18. We respect your right to privacy and will not share your details with any other party except in the manners detailed in clause 17, and/or if you opt to subscribe to the competition prize donors’ newsletters, in which case, you agree to your name, email address and the date, time and IP address of your entry being shared with:
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  19. The Promoter accepts no liability for errors or omissions contained within the prize details.
  20. This competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, British Marine, Southampton Boat Show, Facebook, Twitter or any other social network. By entering this competition, you agree to a complete release of British Marine, Southampton Boat Show, Facebook, Twitter and any other social network from any or all liability in connection with this competition.
  21. The Promoter reserves the right to suspend, cancel or amend the promotion and/or review and revise these terms and conditions at any time without giving prior notice and by continuing to take part in the promotion subsequent to any revision of these terms and conditions, entrants shall be deemed to have agreed to any such new or amended terms.
  22. If any provision or part-provision of these terms and conditions is or becomes invalid, illegal or unenforceable, it shall be deemed modified to the minimum extent necessary to make it valid, legal and enforceable. If such modification is not possible, the relevant provision or part-provision shall be deemed deleted. Any modification to or deletion of a provision or part-provision under this clause shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the rest of these terms and conditions.
  23. The Promoter shall not be liable to any winner in respect of any losses, costs, expenses howsoever incurred as a result of the Promoter’s inability to make the prize available.
  24. The Promoter shall not be liable for any costs, losses, expenses, death or injury howsoever incurred by an entrant in connection with this competition, unless required by law.
  25. Additional Terms & Conditions applicable to specific prizes:
    • Sunsail Yacht Charter provided by Sunsail
      • Holiday is subject to availability and must depart between 4th May 2019 – 19th May 2019 or 2nd June 2019 – 23rd June 2019.
      • Holiday must be booked by 31 January 2019.
      • Bookings must comply with the standard turnaround days of the base in the Mediterranean unless approved by the Yield Team.
      • Charter includes: Turnaround fee (cleaning), fuel, taxes, skipper (if required), skipper provisioning (if required), return flights and transfers for two people (from selected airports only).
      • Charter excludes: Yacht damage waiver, personal insurance, provisioning, hotel accommodation and any other incidentals.
      • Although the prize includes a skipper, you may choose to sail without a skipper provided that at least one passenger on board has a minimum valid qualification of International Certificate of Competence (ICC) or RYA Day Skipper (or internationally recognised equivalent/sailing resume) to sail without a skipper in the Mediterranean.
      • No cash alternative will be offered, the prize is non-transferable and must be taken by the named winner only.
    • Win-D 3 Coastal Jacket and Win-D 3 Coastal Long Johns provided by Slam UK
      • Prize must be claimed 1 year from the prize being awarded.
      • Upon notification of winning, the winner must inform us of the size required. If the required size is unavailable, Slam UK reserve the right to substitute the prize for another prize of equal or greater value to the original prize.
    • Mini Break in The Salterns in Chichester Marina provided by Premier Marinas
      • The break includes 3 nights in a luxury 2 bedroomed self-catering apartment in “The Salterns” in Chichester Marina.
      • Includes the option to bring a boat (subject to availability of a berth).
      • Break must be taken between 31st January 2019 and 31st March 2019 and be booked by 31st January 2019.
      • Excludes peak periods, public/school holidays.
    • RYA Competent Crew course provided by Sea Jay’s Solent Sailing School
      • Course must be taken within a year of the prize being awarded.
      • Course must be taken on a Monday to Friday on a mutually convenient date.
      • The course will take place in the Solent, commencing and finishing from the UK base in Lymington.
    • 1 pair of Maui Jim Sunglasses provided by Maui Jim
      • 1 pair of non-prescription Maui Jim Sunglasses, chosen from the current styles available in the UK, on excluding Hula Blue and Monstera Leaf styles.
      • Chosen frame will be delivered to the address provided.
      • Prize must be redeemed by 31st January 2019.
    • £300 August Race Gift Voucher provided by August Race
      • Voucher may be spent online at
      • Voucher expiry date: 30th June 2019.
  26. These Terms & Conditions shall be construed in accordance with English law and the parties hereby submit to the jurisdiction of the English courts.