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AVONTUUR bei Hanse Sail Rostock

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We’ve arrived in Rostock for the Hanse Sail!

Our refit AVONTUUR performed outstandingly on her first voyage from Elsfleth to Rostock reaching speeds of up to 11.5 knots!  The crew and volunteers turned trainees are already telling tales of “passing south of Moen” and getting “laid up in Læsø.”  Join us this weekend for all the juicy insights.



OPEN SHIP – Come look around and meet the crew.
TRAINEE Demo des Lade-Löschvorgangs – You’ve never seen it like this.
Kapitän’s Präsentation – Everything you want to know about CARGO UNDER SAIL.
SAIL CARGO Bar – Sailed Hannover Gin and Tres Hombres Rum available!
NAME THE DAME – Come help us choose a name for our Figurehead.
FAIRTRADE Booth – Screen Prints, Sailed Tres Hombres chocolate & Rum, plus much more.

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“Maiden Voyage” Trainee Promotion – €69/day



Our standard prices vary from €89/day – €115/day

We want to share this unique sailing experience aboard our AVONTUUR with you.  From now until the end of October we are offering trainee sailing spots for the sale price of €69/day.  This includes all your onboard meals, port dues and mooring fees.  Bookings to be granted on a first come, first serve basis. Enquire here for more details.

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TIMBERCOAST’S AVONTUUR is making NEWS around the World

NDR 5 Part TV Series –
Part 1 – here
Part 2 – Minute 21:19 – here
Part 3 –  Minute 20:55 – here
Part 4 – Minute 21:05 – here
Part 5 – Minute 7:54 – here

ZDF – Heute Journal – “Grüner Transport mit der Avontuur

Mashable – “To cut pollution, old-school sailing boats are taking on diesel megaships

Ostee Zeitung – “Frachter segelt mit Wind statt Schweröl

Popular Science – “The Shipping Co. is ditching carbon emissions for Hightech Sailing


Join us at the Captain’s presentation 17:00 on Friday and Saturday at the Hanse Sail to find out how you can get involved.