Wildwind Holidays Inundated After Team GB's Olympic Success

Following Team GB’s sailors and windsurfers blistering Medal winning performances in Qingdao, Wildwind Holidays, the UK’s leading independent sailing specialist to Greece, have been inundated with enquiries for learn to sail and windsurf holidays - which has lead to the season being extended for an extra week.

September and October is a great time to go sailing in Lefkas, the weather is hot and the afternoon off-shore winds constantly blow Force 5+. Based in the grounds of a traditional Greek, beachfront hotel overlooking Vassiliki Bay (recognised as one of Europe’s water-sports capitals), Wildwind Holidays has a reputation as one of the best equipped and professionally run sailing and windsurfing companies in the Mediterranean. And of course, their windsurfing instruction is done in conjunction with Club Vassiliki, the best in the business. Comments Simon Morgan, Managing Director of Wildwind Holidays: “The British sailors and windsurfers performances in China have been nothing less than amazing. This is the third Games in the row that they have topped the sailing medals table, and immediately following Ben Ainslie’s third consecutive Gold we experienced a massive rush of enquiries - leading us to extend our season by a week to accommodate demand." Offering all the RYA’s windsurfing, sailing courses (from beginner to advanced), a week’s stay, commencing throughout September and October, costs from just £489 per adult and £389 per child. Based on two adults and two children (under 17) sharing two rooms, prices are for a seven night stay and include return flights from Gatwick to Prevesa, overseas transfers, accommodation with en-suite facilities (room only) and selected sailing or windsurfing course.


WildWind Holidays, 2a Star Street, Ware, Herts SG12 7AA Tel +44 (0)844 499 2898 Tel 01920 484516 Fax +44 (0)1920 484704