The Tecla is an old Herring drifter (Logger) built in 1915, Vlaardingen. She is 28 meters long over deck (38 meters overall) and takes 16 trainees on her voyages.
The Tecla is owned and sailed by a family of four professional sailors. They have owned the Tecla since 2006 and sail her with passion. The Tecla is a fast sailor, built for the North Sea. Her rigging is as traditional as it gets. A two mast Ketch with topsails and different sizes foresails for light weather.
The appearance of the Tecla is kept as traditional as possible. Her crew has a special love for traditional looks and know how to combine this with modern techniques and equipment.
On board the crew works with a sail training program, set up to get the best out of everybody. The Tecla makes journeys of two days or even 6 months, her sail training program is built up in such a way that how ever long you would stay on board, you will get the most out of your time on board.
Get on board now, sail this traditional beauty!