Challenge Wales

Challenge Wales

Charity information

Challenge Wales

Offering life-changing personal & social development opportunities for young people, 12 - 25 years, through sail training on 72-ft round-the-world yacht Challenge Wales.

Founded 2009

  • Mission statement

    TO EDUCATE YOUNG PEOPLE AGED BETWEEN 12 AND 25 YEARS IN SAIL TRAINING SO AS TO DEVELOP ESSENTIAL LIFE SKILLS INCLUDING TEAM DEVELOPMENT, COMMUNICATION, RESPECT FOR OTHERS, SELF CONFIDENCE, SELF ESTEEM AND INTERDEPENDENCE ENABLING THEM TO GROW TO FULL MATURITY AS INDIVIDUALS AND MEMBERS OF SOCIETY AND IMPROVING THEIR CONDITIONS OF LIFE

  • Aims

    Challenge Wales aims to:

    • To improve the personal and social development of young people enabling them to progress in society and move into education, training or employment.
    • To increase the number of young people we work with from disadvantaged areas (Social, personal and economic).
  • Overview

    Established: February 2009

    Registered Charity Number: 1111859

    Board members: 5

    Full time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 130

    Phone number: 029 20 220266

    Address: 12 Coopers Yard Curran Road Cardiff CF10 5NB

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
  • Sailing For All: Challenge Wales

    We want to make sail training accessible on Challenge Wales to as many young people, aged ... More