Main Menu


Vessel stats

Class B
Nationality UK
Year Built 1892
Rig Gaff Cutter


  • Name: LEILA
  • Class: B
  • Nationality: UK
  • Year built: 1892
  • Home port: Southwold
  • Rig: Gaff Cutter
  • Height: 11.92 m
  • Length of hull: 13.00 m
  • Entered by: Leila Sailing Trust


  • Areas of operation: Northern Europe
  • Number of trainees: 6
  • Number of permanent crew: 3
  • Berth types: Bunks, Mixed
  • Operational language(s) on board: English
  • Other language(s) spoken on board: French
  • Special diets catered for: Yes

Tall ship races and regattas


With her age and grace, she is a centre of attraction at the festival.

We take both male and female crew, and no previous sailing experience is required – all we ask is that you bring enthusiasm, a willingness to join in, learn new skills and work together with the rest of the crew – and a will to win!.