Sunderland Tall Ships
|Date:||11th July 2018|
Between Wednesday 11th July and Saturday 14th July 2018 the magnificent Tall Ships fleet will create a stunning spectacle within the fascinating Port of Sunderland and along the banks of the River Wear.
Sunderland is the start host port for The Tall Ships Races 2018. The majestic vessels will congregate in the River Wear and Port of Sunderland as they prepare to embark on a spectacular race covering over three hundred nautical miles.
Ships travel to Esbjerg in Denmark, a cruise in company to Norway, calling at the coastal city of Stavanger, then undertaking the final leg of the 2018 Races to the beautiful city of Harlingen in the Netherlands.
In total they will cover more than one thousand nautical miles over three weeks, giving thousands of young people a thrilling sail training experience, developing new skills, sharing fantastic memories and making friendships that will last a lifetime.