Tuesday, 18 September 2012
Jeanne Socrates with Neil Chapman, founder of Boatshed.com inside the "On the Water" Bus

This week at the PSP Southampton boat show saw a wide variety of questions asked to our "Experts" based on the "On the Water" Bus A135.

If you are thinking about going long distance short handed sailing, come and talk to Jeanne Socrates who has completed 3 solo circumnavigatiosn and is about to start here next from Canada next month. Come and talk to Jeanne about single handed sailing, fitting out your boat, equipment, food, routes, etc.

We also have our "expert" from HMRC Ray Cotton who will be on station to answer and advise you an any queries re VAT, importing boats, Recreational craft directive, boat documentation, Olympic security, etc.

Time table:
Stand No: A135
Ray Cotton: Wednesday 19th September
Jeanne Socrates: Thursday 20th September

Our other fellow experts include areas of expertise in...
Wake boarding
The Inland waterways
Offshore sailing
Heavy weather sailing
Salvage law
Coastal cruising
Blue water cruising
Wind surfing
Sailing schools
New Boat sales
Buying new boats or second hand boats
Local cruising in the UK especially Suffolk, Thames, Medway, Essex, West country, Scotland, Ireland.
Canoes and Kayaks
Long distance swimming
Survival at sea, life rafts
Safety at sea
Cooking good nourishing food at sea for you and your crew

Come along and bring a list of questions for us to answer, we love talking about boats and helping you get out and enjoy the water.

Come to Stand No A135 (the double decker open top "On the Water" bus in association with Boatshed.com.