This summer, embark on an amazing European sailing adventure aboard our fabulous iconic boats!

The QBE European Leadership School uses strikingly handsome traditional sailboats to offer one of the most exhilarating, transformative outdoor adventure courses available anywhere for high-school students. Directed by a highly experienced outdoor leadership mentor and sailing coach, an ELS European maritime expedition will send you home pumped… and considerably more interesting. You’ll find all the inspiration you need to crush your university application essay!

The QBE European Leadership School (ELS), known for its uncommon photogenic boats, offers adventure sailing expeditions for teens and young adults along magical French and English coastlines. Each three-week course emphasizes old-school sailing instruction, daily cultural and ecosystem discovery, and life-skills mentoring.


new skills • new perspectives •  NEW confidence 

 Free transportation to and from Paris airports | No sailing experience necessary | All instructors licensed by the Royal Yachting Association