West Highland Yachting Week (WHYW) celebrates its 71st birthday this year and the EVENT, which runs from 27 July to 3 August, remains as popular as ever with a healthy entry list for the ‘moving […]

  • Pelle-P At Kip

    Pelle-P At Kip

    The two-day Pelle P Kip Regatta provided champagne racing weather for the multi-class fleet with Pat Kelly’s J109 Storm celebrating in the sunshine after taking the coveted overall winner’s trophy.

  • Survey Results

    Survey Results

    With fewer new customers buying boats, with less younger customers taking their place, boating trade body British Marine commissioned research into market and industry trends, revealed at the Dinghy Show.

  • Elan GT5 on Test

    Elan GT5 on Test

    Gran Tourismo or the art of going places fast and in comfort, is a concept which Elan bring to sailing from motoring with their Humphreys designed GT5 where comfort is important, as is performance.

  • ‘Tropical’ Storm

    ‘Tropical’ Storm

    They won their class in 2017, but this year the Kelly crew from Rush Sailing Club took Tarbert by storm. The J/109 Irish champions were judged to be the top performing team at the Scottish […]

  • Cruise in Company

    Cruise in Company

    Cruising in company: Micky Finn IV left Rhu early July making passage round the Mull of Kintyre. Impulsive took the Crinan Canal route joining the Tobermory Race. Both then enjoyed a sailing adventure.

  • Staffing Changes At Ardfern

    LOCH Craignish based boatyard and marina, Ardfern Yacht Centre, will see some staffing changes this summer. After 16 years with the business, latterly as general manager, Mark Cameron leaves Ardfern (AYC) at the end of […]

  • Edinburgh Marina To Create 400 New Jobs

    CAMPER & Nicholsons Marinas and the developer of the new 340 berth Edinburgh Marina has confirmed that the number of new permanent jobs created, as a result of the £500 million waterside development, will exceed […]