Ideally equipped for cross-channel cruising
Charter Volunteer and you're off to a great start on your cross-channel adventure - or stay closer to home if you'd prefer. Based at Port Solent near Portsmouth, Volunteer is fully equipped to provide a safe and comfortable (whilst still exciting!) yacht for you and your crew of up to 8.
Location of SY Volunteer
Volunteer is berthed at H20 within Port Solent, Portsmouth.
Competitively equipped for Solent racing
Campaigned by her previous owners in the Solent, "Volunteer" - previously known as "Below Zero" comes equipped with all that you and your crew will need to be a competitive team in any race:
Here is a clip of the renaming ceremony by HRH Princess Michael of Kent:
Commodore: "(I would like) to welcome you here today at the Royal Southampton Yacht Club to our renaming ceremony and we are most honoured to have Her Royal Highness Princess Michael of Kent to name our new yacht on behalf of the RNVR Yacht Club."
Owned by Volunteer Yachting Limited and made available to members of the RNVR Yacht Club as well as others, "Volunteer" is the newly acquired flagship of Volunteer Yachting Limited.
Acquired by Volunteer Yachting Limited, a company limited by guarantee established specifically for the purpose of owning and chartering to members of the RNVR Yacht Club and others, "Volunteer" is a Beneteau First 40.7 and is fully MCA Coded to Cat A2.
Based at Port Solent near Portsmouth, "Volunteer" is available to charter by any suitably qualified person although there are preferential rates for both RNVRYC and RNSA members as well as for members of associated Yacht Clubs who may wish to charter her.
Rates to charter for cruising are shown here. Full details of qualifications required to skipper her with your own crew as well as details of rates for racing can be obtained from Volunteer Yachting by calling us on +44 7775 572890 or email to:
Winches (2 speed)
Sleeps eight in three cabins with single berths in saloon
Two aft cabins