Great Escape Crew

We’ve been helping people get out boating in the beautiful Bay of Islands for over twenty years. We’re all mad keen sailors and we love to share our passion for the sport and the sea with you. Between us, we have thousands of ocean miles under our belts and we are all Yachting New Zealand and/or IYT (International Yacht Training) certified instructors. Great Escape’s proven sail training processes can take you from complete novice to competent, confident skipper. Through empowering coaching, clear instruction and excellent support materials we can build your skill set you that you can enjoy a safe, fun sailing holiday in one of the best sailing destinations in the world. Come sail with us.

Meet the Team