Monthly Archives: October 2017

Castle to Crane 2017

After months of training the day finally arrived for the very first castle to crane race.  The race which started at Dumbarton castle and the route took the 75 skiffs up the river clyde for 13 miles to the finnieston … Continue reading

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Launching Zippy Bee

We launched our little wemyss skiff Zippy Bee this week.  The club had decided last year that it would be lovely to have a little boat to join the family.  A huge thankyou to everyone who built her and a … Continue reading

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Findhorn Regatta 2017

On the 9th of September we headed to the lovely Findhorn for their first regatta.  This was the first time we had expereniced the strong current’s in Findhorn bay.  The day started with sprint’s of around 500m , the women’s … Continue reading

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Shieldaig Regatta 2017

Shieldaig regatta was held on Saturday 12th of August.  The west coast was very kind with the weather this year as we had beautiful sunshine and flat sea’s .  We had a great day with our mixed open taking 1st, … Continue reading

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Helmsdale Regatta 2017

On the 5th of August we took Zephyr up to Helmsdale for their regatta .  We had a great day with great friends.  The weather was breezy but it stayed dry for the whole day.  We came home with a … Continue reading

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Cromarty Regatta 2017

For once we didn’t have to travel to far for this one , just 9 miles up the road.  Cromarty held their first regatta / funday on the 22nd July.  What a fantastic day we had with lovely sunny skies … Continue reading

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Ullapool 2017

We head west for the mini world’s aka Ullapool regatta on the weekend of the 8th and 9th of July .  We had our youth teams and our senior teams rowing on Saturday.  This produced an 8th for the 60 … Continue reading

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Portsoy Regatta 2017

Portsoy did not disappoint with the weather this year( haha).  Racing started with the 2km races for both men’s open and women’s open conditions for both these races were favourable with a 4th for the men and a 5th for … Continue reading

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Coigach Regatta May 2017

We made the trip west to Aultbea  on Saturday 20th May to take part in our first Regatta .  We were welcomed with misty and wet conditions but what a turnout .  The racing  was great with lots of boats/clubs … Continue reading

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Portsoy youth Regatta 2017

Our first regatta of the 2017 season saw our Youth team take to the water at Portsoy for the first regatta in the youth series and the weather was beautiful.  We welcomed Libby to the team for the first time … Continue reading

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