Sailing Adventures: Discover the Story of Global Surveyor with Graham Lascelles

Check out Graham Lascelles’ book ‘All I Ask Is a Tall Ship‘ on Amazon! First published in 2012, the book details the design and building of Global Surveyor and the incredible journey sailing around the world. With 50 years of maritime expertise, it is perfect for aspiring sailors and dreamers alike. In the author’s words, […]

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Sail Global Surveyor from the top to the end of the world

Epic sailing journey: from the Arctic to Antarctica with Go West Sailing Go West Sailing, Scotland’s premier sailing school, invites you to join us on an epic adventure from the Arctic to Antarctica. This summer, Global Surveyor, will embark on a remarkable north-to-south journey, featuring seven thrilling stops that will make your logbook the envy […]

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Global Surveyor’s next adventures will be powered by Saturn Sails

We are excited to announce a partnership between Go West Sailing and Saturn Sails. Saturn Sails are designers and manufacturers of racing and cruising sails, covers, and accessories for all marine craft. They combine state-of-the-art design technology with an expert team to produce high-quality products designed to perform and built to last. All their products […]

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From coast to coast: France to Scotland stunning shots by VoVo Photo

Our France to Scotland sailing adventure kicked off in the historic port of Brest, known for its rich maritime heritage. We set sail under clear skies, the perfect start to our journey. Our voyage was filled with breathtaking landscapes, vibrant ports, and the true essence of maritime exploration. Global Surveyor proved to be a sturdy […]

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Go West Sailing’s ‘Unforgiving wonderland’ cruising story published by Yachting Monthly

‘Unforgiving wonderland’ is a report on a sailing expedition to East Greenland on our flagship, the Global Surveyor, a 70-foot steel-hulled Aleutian skippered by our Managing Director Danny in 2020. It’s been published by Yachting Monthly in the Cruising log section. We hope you enjoy reading it as much as we enjoyed writing it!

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Lesliana’s Antarctic adventure with Global Surveyor: Dreams to Thoughts to Experience

An article by Lesliana Guye-Vuillème, who sailed to Antarctica on the Global Surveyor in December 2022/January 2023, originally published on Lesliana’s LinkedIn profile. Thank you, Lesliana, for sharing your thoughts! Dreams to Thoughts to Experience – The importance of having a vision As the end of the year is approaching, I believe it is time […]

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Crew of Global Surveyor fortunate to see a rare white penguin in Antarctica

As we found out earlier today on BBC News, the crew of Global Surveyor was very fortunate to see a rare white penguin in Antarctica. It happened during Go West Sailing ultimate adventure in January 2022 when visiting the Chilean González Videla Antarctic Base. It seems we photographed a female penguin with leucism, an abnormal […]

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