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September 29, 2015
Hello! My name is Matt Banks and I’m the first Trinity House Deck Cadet, part sponsored by the Jubilee Sailing Trust. Joining the Merchant Navy has always been a life-long dream of mine. My father was a Deck Officer in the Merchant Navy on a P&O vessel, the SS.Canberra, and after hearing his exciting tales […]

September 24, 2015
We’re pleased to announce that the JST is now a Marine & Coastguard Agency (MCA) approved training centre for Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW) Basic Safety Training. This enables us to carry out necessary training elements to help protect lives at sea including: ·         Personal Survival Techniques (using the pool at Andark Diving) […]

September 18, 2015
We’re very pleased to announce that we’ve recently received the incredibly rare honour of being accredited by the United Nations. There are only 254 accredited charities and NGOs around the world, so we’re joining a very select few. The decision was made by Member States who recognised our efforts towards disability and inclusion, and our […]

September 2, 2015
We’re delighted to be taking part in the unique ‘Fly A Flag’ tribute in celebration of Commonwealth Day on 14th March 2016. The special event will herald this amazing and influential family of nations across continents, and we’re honoured to be involved. A member of the crew on-board each of our tall ships will raise […]

August 12, 2015
To mark Tenacious’ 15th anniversary, we’ve launched an Online Memory Wall where we’re asking JST supporters to join us in celebrating our tall ship, all of the miles she has covered and all of the special memories she has created. If you have any memories you’d like to add to our wall, please e-mail We’d love to hear any story, no matter […]

August 7, 2015
For the past 35 years, the Jubilee Sailing Trust (JST) has been providing life changing adventures to people from across the world. We have always been a global charity and, since inception, we have visited over 50 countries and crew of over 85 nationalities have sailed with the Trust, a number that grew significantly following our […]

The Windsor Cup Regatta is the annual medical regatta open to any boat with a valid IRC Certificate and any other non-rated cruising boat which has one or more members of the medical and or allied profession, pharmaceutical or medical related company on board. Although a relaxed event we are extremely lucky to be supported by the Royal London Yacht Club who organise all of the racing and also provide supper on the Friday night and the Royal Yacht Squadron whom we have secured our prize giving dinner with once again for the Saturday night.

July 29, 2015
Ready, steady, bake… To celebrate Tenacious’ 15th anniversary we’re hosting a baking bonanza! We’re calling on our loyal JST supporters to dust off their baking tins and create their very own tall ship! Here’s the best part; we’re going to treat the lucky creator of the best bake with a Day Sail of their choice…you really are […]

July 14, 2015
The JST fondly remembers Ian Shuttleworth, a Trustee 1986-2012, Vice Chairman 1997-2013 and Vice President 2013-2015 who sadly passed away on 23rd May 2015. Ian embodied the values of the JST in every respect and will be sorely missed by us all. He was extremely proud of what the JST accomplished during his lifetime and […]

July 14, 2015
It’s competition time! To celebrate Tenacious’ 15th anniversary on 1st September, we’re asking you to guess how many miles you think she would have travelled by the time she reaches Southampton on the big day. Over her 15 years she’s embarked on a number of epic voyages, and has travelled the world from France to […]

July 7, 2015
  To celebrate Tenacious’ 15th anniversary we’ve put together 15 amazing facts! Why not get clued up on all things Tenacious and test your friends and family… 1) Tenacious is one of only two tall ships in the world designed and built to enable people of all physical activities to sail together 2) She has […]

July 3, 2015
We’re so excited to share some fantastic news from the Jubilee Sailing Trust HQ! Our very own Lord Nelson was featured on The One Show! As part of their feature on the Tall Ships Festival in Belfast, presenter Dan Snow was hoisted up Nellie’s mast to enjoy a panoramic view of the city. Dan’s father […]

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