• CCC Scottish Series

    CCC Scottish Series

    Not for the first time in the history of the Scottish Series, Ireland dominated the top cruiser racer divisions, and the top overall award, the Scottish Series Trophy, AGAIN went across the Irish Sea.

  • Kip Regatta

    Kip Regatta

    The Pelle P Kip Regatta attracted almost 60 boats and the two day event provided ideal racing weather for the fleet with Debbie Aitken’s RC35 Animal celebrating in the sunshine with the overall trophy.

  • Yacht 62 On Test

    Yacht 62 On Test

    The Oceanis Yacht 62 created waves when it came onto the market becoming 2017’s Luxury Cruiser of the Year. Since then Beneteau’s flagship has gone from strength to strength.

  • West Coast Cruise

    West Coast Cruise

    In our REGULAR log FEATURE, we highlight Eager Beaver’s two handed summer cruise with their 1982 Sadler 32 visiting many of the well known anchorages on Scotland’s west coast.

  • life of Gigha

    life of Gigha

    Scott Raeburn continues the history of his 1931 Scottish Island Class racer Gigha with her about to enter and win a major race, followed by an enforced refit of unbelievable magnitude…

  • Euro Champ

    Euro Champ

    Lorenzo Chiavarini claimed his maiden senior major title, finishing top of the European Laser Championships in Porto, Portugal. ‘I still don’t think it has fully sunk in,’ said Lorenzo, 25, from Bellanoch Bay, Argyll.

  • Leisure Marine Industry Drives Skills Initiative

    BOAT builders from around Scotland gathered recently at City of Glasgow College to support the launch of a new Modern Apprenticeship in Boat Building and Repair. Semta, the Engineering Skills Council, in cooperation with British […]

  • No Guest Moorings At Glenuig

    No Guest Moorings At Glenuig

    READERS using Welcome Anchorages as their annual cruising ‘bible’ should note that the three guest moorings in Glenuig Bay have been removed (P56) however there is still an ample anchorage in the bay. The Glenuig […]

  • A Celebration Of 12 Metre History

    A Celebration Of 12 Metre History

    WHEN THE 12 Metre World Championship takes place in Newport, Rhode Island, over 8-13 July, it will celebrate one of the greatest classes in world sailing history. The 112 year old International 12 Metre Class […]