|Farewell To Bateleur |
THIS is the first season for nearly 30 years that the Clyde racing fleet will not include a Royal Tay boat called Bateleur, writes Marjory Knowles.
Owner Chris Bonar has hung up his... Read More
|Bardowie Birthday Celebration |
THIS season sees the 80th anniversary of the Clyde Cruising Club’s dinghy section and a day of memories and celebration will he held on 15 June at Bardowie and all CCC members are... Read More
|Yachting Life Offers Digital Editions |
CRUISING offshore and unable to purchase this month’s Yachting Life? There’s now a simple solution. Pull out your iPad or similar tablet, hit the apps icon and key in ‘Yachting Life’. You can buy... Read More
|Key Yachting Opens New Head Office |
KEY Yachting Ltd, the UK agent for J Boats, Grand Soleil, Nautitech Catamarans and Princess motor yachts in Scotland, opened their new head office in Hamble Point Marina on Saturday 27 April, to... Read More
|Team Racing A Challenge To British Olympians |
THE 2013 British Open Team Racing Championship for the Wilson Trophy was won by Wessex Exempt on 5 May in a thrilling best of five final sailed on West Kirby’s marine lake.
The six sailors... Read More
|Port Edgar Sailing School Closure Shock |
JUST AS Forth sailors launched a campaign to spread the word about the Forth’s assets as a centre for sailing and watersports, someone threw a spanner in the works and we learned that Edinburgh... Read More
|Planning Application Submitted For Campbeltown Berthing |
A PLANNING application is being submitted to extend and improve the existing berthing facility in Campbeltown.
Included in the proposals are plans to relocate the bridge access directly to... Read More
|Deaf Skipper Sails Round The World Alone |
A SCOTTISH teacher who was born profoundly deaf has become the first deaf person ever to sail single-handed around the world past all five capes.
Gerry Hughes, 55, from Glasgow set sail... Read More
|Zephyr Lands First Clyde Major Trophy |
THIS year’s Savills Kip Regatta combined a high quality field with hugely challenging weather conditions, all of which made for competitive sailing.
Kip Marina based Steve Cowie and crew... Read More
|Joey Wins The Osaka Cup |
JOEY GOUGH of Oban has won The Osaka Cup, the 5,500nm double-handed race from Melbourne, Australia to Osaka, Japan.
Racing with Robert Bradley in Robert’s Farr 38 Escapade, Joey and Robert... Read More
|Guardians Of Clyde Heritage Speak At Classic Event |
CLYDE Classic, held from 21-23 June is shaping up to be an event that is unique; part regatta and part classic yacht design symposium. It is attracting entrants visiting the Clyde for the Fife... Read More
|20 Fifes On Clyde Pilgrimage Cruise |
PRESTIGIOUS Classic Yachts will grace the waters of the Clyde this summer between 28 June to 5 July. This will be the fourth gathering of the much admired William Fife designed yachts.
His... Read More