• sole agent and service centre

    AM YACHT Services are now Scotland’s sole agent and service centre for the global sailmaking group Ullman Sails. Andy Malcolm, AMYS owner, says this is a great way to celebrate his 30th year come December […]

     
  • Boat Building And Repair

    SEMTA, the engineering skills council, in cooperation with British Marine and representatives of the marine industry have developed a new SVQ in boat building and repair. British Marine Scotland invites all interested parties to hear […]

     
  • LARGS REGATTA WEEK REPORT

    LARGS REGATTA WEEK REPORT

    The annual Cumbraes Regatta, part of Largs Regatta Week, was blessed with some of the best sailing weather all summer. To sail in warm sunshine with perfect wind was a joy to the competitors.

     
  • SOUTHAMPTON REPORT

    SOUTHAMPTON REPORT

    The Southampton Boat Show, welcomed close to 500 exhibitors. The event played host to 35 world launches, 12 European, 70 UK and 39 show debuts and more than 106,000 visitors came to the annual boating […]

     
  • CRUISING TO FASTNET

    CRUISING TO FASTNET

    Lintie, a Hallberg Rassy 34, left Craobh in blissfully quiet weather which continued when cruising across the North Channel to Glenarm, after a night in the Ardmores, en route to Fastnet Rock.

     
  • GSS CLYDE REGATTA

    GSS CLYDE REGATTA

    The popular GSS North Clyde Regatta saw a record number of entries. More than 40 boats raced off Helensburgh over the weekend, with four short races and a restricted sail class passage race.

     
  • SCOTLAND’S BOAT SHOW BEATS THE WEATHER

    SCOTLAND’S BOAT SHOW BEATS THE WEATHER

    That strange new weather phenomenon, the Scottish hurricane season, was thankfully running just late enough not to seriously affect the 31st edition of Scotland’s Boat Show held over 13-15 October at Kip Marina.

     
  • EXCLUSIVE TEST: NEW HANSE 388

    EXCLUSIVE TEST: NEW HANSE 388

    On Test: The Hanse 388 is the successor to the successful 385 and is based on the same Judel/Vrolijk hull, but with an entirely new deck, interior layout, new window line and with a heavier […]

     
  • Troon Yacht Haven Takes National Title

    Troon Yacht Haven Takes National Title

    TROON Yacht Haven has been crowned Best UK Marina/Harbour 2017 in the annual Sailing Today Awards. The 400 berth Ayrshire marina beat four other shortlisted marinas and harbours from Cornwall, the Solent, the east of […]