• 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.



    Another year, another Scottish Series and the upcoming 2019 edition promises to maintain the positive upswing which the regatta has been experiencing over recent years with entries up on target.



    It is unlikely that any Clyde sailor will have missed sighting one of Ocean Youth Trust Scotland’s iconic, formidable yet elegant 70ft vessels that have become synonymous with seascapes on the west of Scotland.

  • J/99 ON TEST

    J/99 ON TEST

    The new J/99 caters for a rise in double handed racing which continues to grow in popularity almost everywhere, especially offshore, as the Rolex Fastnet race sees the two-handed entry more than double.



    Often at the RYA Dinghy Show, the news is of new classes launched, but this year the story was of classes being modernised, or of finding new ways to market themselves. Alan Henderson reports.

  • West Coast LOG

    West Coast LOG

    Last year Mike Johnston and his dog cruised Arran Comrades, his well known Freedom ketch north, the long way up the west coast, with the object of visiting the Orkney Folk Festival at the end […]

  • Gigha goes to Gigha

    Gigha goes to Gigha

    Scott Raeburn has owned Gigha since 2003. It’s a Scottish Island One Design Class and for many years he sailed her on the Clyde introducing his son to sailing on this classic yacht which they […]

  • Busy Season In Prospect For Enlarged RC35 Class

    Busy Season In Prospect For Enlarged RC35 Class

    THE RC35’s are looking forward to their third season of racing and the class continues to go from strength to strength with three new boats already confirmed for 2019. With the 35’s predicting another exciting […]

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