At the 1st of April until the 3th of April is the Pieperrace again! This is a sailing competition between old historic dutch ships on the Markermeer near Volendam. To come sail with us, you don’t need any experience. You only have to take you’re good mood with you!
- On Friday you can check in on board the Nil Desperandum at 8 pm. Then the captain will give a speech and there’s the possibility to eat or drink something. Afterwards there’s enough time to meet the other sailors.
- On Saturday there’s at first a nice breakfast. Then the captain will give everyone a position for during the race. After that, we’ll leave the port and prepare the ship to sail. After the starting signal, the race begins. We sail a parcours given by the race-organisation. In the afternoon we’ll get back to the port, clean the deck and enjoy something to drink with each other. Afterwards there will be enough time to see the village of Volendam. In the evening we have diner with each other.
- On Sunday, after breakfast, we’ll leave the port again to go out for the second day of the race. We hoist the sails and sail the second parcours given by the race-organisation. After the race we’ll dock again in Volendam and at 3pm it’s time to check-out.
Price: €220,- per person. The price is all inclusive. (food, meals, soft- and alcoholic drinks and a completely prepared bed are all included)
Starting point: Volendam