I came to Impact training not sure what to expect aside from that I’d be on a boat for a time.  The weeks I’ve spent here will surely impact my life.  I have learned the value of true Continue reading


All the knowledge that I have been given through speakers, the books I’ve read and other’s insights has made the biggest change while being here on the boat.


Impact Training was two of the most spiritually, socially and emotionally challenging months of my life as well as the most fruitful and strengthening months as well.  The adventures that took place, relationships that were made and biblical teaching Continue reading


How do I adequately put into words how my life was impacted?  There are so many things that have occurred it is hard to verbalise.  The main impact that I think I have experienced is learning the importance Continue reading


Coming into Spring Impact Training I tried to come in with little expectations to allow room for the Lord to take charge, and in short the Lord did just that.  My time here has been like nothing I could Continue reading


When I came to this program, my faith was somewhat legalistic and unreal.  Other than routine, it was hurting.  God wasn’t someone I really leaned on.  I feel like Impact Training game me some much needed silence Continue reading

June 2015

An amazing Spring Impact Training course has just come to a close. After tearful goodbyes our students were off to new adventures, some travelling further in Europe whilst others returned home after a life changing gap year.

New Crew

Meet the Minas family!  Dimitry and Meta with their four children will be arriving to take up permanent residence on Skopelos island at the end of June.  Read below what they wrote;

The Minas family

My name is Continue reading

New Crew

I’ve asked Joachim to introduce himself and so have pasted in the following which I received from him;

Joachim Stadlmeir

Joachim at the helm

As a child and teenager I attended for years in camps. The blessing of these retreats and encounters Continue reading

Spring 2015

Three gorgeous spring days have past whilst we wait anchored in the cove of Agios Minas just a few miles north of Chalkida, – (the furthest south we’ll be sailing on this course), for the return of our students who Continue reading

Winter 2015

In the first days of November we waved our students goodbye at the dockside of Agios Konstandinos to head home for Skopelos island. For most of them their last 6 weeks aboard was deeply impacting. It was always interesting to Continue reading

summer 2014

extracting the failed bushing

repairs at the yard

There’s an air of optimism on Skopelos.  The island is now in full swing as tourists have flooded in.  Our season though started with a couple of surprises.  The first, days before the Continue reading