Upcoming Expeditions

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    Jul 8 - 22 2017

    Science At Sea | Horta to Plymouth

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    This program will provide an unparalleled learning and adventure experience. A unique blend of science and sailing, focusing on oceanography, marine ecology, ocean chemistry, and marine debris and how they relate to climate change.

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    7th Aug - 5th Sept

    eXXpedition Round Britain 2017

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    eXXpedition Round Britain is a three-part mission aboard S/V Sea Dragon, circumnavigating Great Britain in August/September 2017

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    10th - 16th September

    Heavy Weather Training – Bay of Biscay | Plymouth to La Coruna

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    Learn how to set storm sails, practice heaving-to and experiment with lying to a Jordan Series drogue. Navigate the busy shipping lanes of the English Channel, sail past Ile d’Oussant and across the Bay of Biscay. Weather should be fine, if not, you’ll be ready!

Recent Blog Posts

Officially A Sailor

by Damona Brown – Guest Crew Manta Trawling on Sea Dragon Today, at sea it was very calm and eventful I began on watch duty at 12pm. Then, Dr. Edwards decided to include some science. We took out the Manta trawl and set it up in the sea to catch organisms and other things like plastics. While I waited I […]

All aboard in Horta, Azores

by Keanan Jenkins – Guest Crew Pavement art Horta Marina Today, Sea Dragon is setting sail with its newest crew members from Faial to Sao Jorge in the Azores. Many of the guest crew are brand new to sailing and are excited to be crewing a ship of this magnitude. Faial, Horta On the Island of Faial, the guest crew […]

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Fishy Business

by Max Patterson – Guest Crew 36 45N 43 11 W Atlantic Ocean These past few days the crew has enjoyed the privilege of the soft lullaby of a diesel engine to soothe us into a deep sleep. With the winds almost constantly, either too weak or coming from a terrible angle, motoring has become our only option. Today was […]