• Just What The Doctor Ordered For Rory

    Just What The Doctor Ordered For Rory

    WHILE hardy sailors shivered back home, one Scot was heading south to Perth, Australia. WASZP Scottish champion Rory Hunter was competing at the WASZP International Games, in a fleet of sailors from all over the […]

  • Kip Regatta Goes Green

    Kip Regatta Goes Green

    THE FIRST major regatta of the season, the Pelle P Kip Regatta, is also aiming to be the first eco-friendly regatta on the Clyde, as organisers work with sustainable suppliers and organisations to help entrants […]

  • Two Boats Burnt Out In Marina Fire

    TWO CRAFT were destroyed in a shoreside blaze at Kip Marina. In the early hours of Sunday 10 February an 18 metre power boat and a 40ft yacht were engulfed in flames, while numerous yachts […]

  • Solway YC Scoops RYAS Club Of The Year Award

    Solway YC Scoops RYAS Club Of The Year Award

    AT RYA Scotland’s glittering awards presentation event held in January at Kip Marina. Solway Yacht Club from Kippford won the prized Club of the Year Award 2018. The members present were almost in disbelief when […]

  • Bass Pushes The Boat Out

    BASS SC have released advance publicity for a number of its principal events in 2019, the aim being to attract more dinghy racing entrants from north of the Border. The club’s principal event is the […]

  • Robotic Weather Forecast Trials In Trouble

    HM COASTGUARD has come under fire for the quality of its automated weather forecast bulletins transmitted every three hours. Most criticism comes from the far north where yachtsmen were used to the dulcet Hebridean tones […]

  • WHAM Website Updated

    WEST HIGHLAND Anchorages and Moorings (WHAM)’s website has been revamped to make it more useful and accessible on mobile phones as well as on computers, reports Derek Wilkinson, WHAM webmaster. There is an obstruction reporting […]


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