Monthly Archives for March 2014

Lets go Boating: Getting Afloat

As I’ve mentioned in articles before, boating doesn’t need to be an expensive pastime. Of course, if you flash the cash on the Sunseeker stand at the boat show they’ll only be too happy to relive you of your hard-won … Continued

Adam Wilson

Adam has worked alongside PTUK for many years and is highly experienced both in smaller craft and large motor cruisers. He works both as a power instructor but also as a sailing instructor and a commercial skipper for Solent RIB … Continued

Meet our other Instructors

We have a group of other instructors who work regularly with the school that we’d like to introduce you to. All of these instructors share our passion for all forms of boating and have either worked for us for years … Continued

John Oldridge

John joined the school in 2010 and has quickly established himself as one of our regular Instructors. John teaches all of the powerboat scheme courses and also all those within the motor cruising scheme. He can also run Powerboat Instructor … Continued

Nye Davies

Nye joined the Instructor team in 2007 and has gone on to be an absolutely key part of the team at PTUK. We were delighted in 2010 when Nye was invited by the RYA to attend the annual RYA Powerboat … Continued

Paul Sargent

Paul joined the school late in 2006 and has been our key instructor ever since. Paul splits his time fairly evenly between shorebased and on water courses coupled with working to keep our fleet of boats in first class condition. … Continued

Viv Glatzel

Viv takes day to day responsibility for running the school and most people that call will end up speaking to her first. Viv started powerboating in Poole one May back about 25 years ago when Paul persuaded her that standing … Continued