Scotland’s ‘premier marina’ goes live on app

Welcome to Kip Marina, the latest marina to be listed on the Marine Blast Marine Directory Scotland.   With a premium listing, Kip Marina, a leader in marine tourism, is showcasing the area with good use of photos.  The saying ‘a picture tells a thousand words’ is especially true with regards to the mobile market.  Grabbing the attention of a reader on a tablet or phone screen is much easier with images which stand out – it really does make planning and decision making simple!   With links to their website and Facebook page you can keep up-to-date with all their latest news direct from the app.  And with a YouTube channel in development you will soon be able to … Read more

The London Boat Show 4 – 12 January

Europe’s first boat show of the year takes place at ExCel London from 4 – 16 January.  There really is something for all the family at the event and it is a great day out for anyone interested in sailing (of all kinds!) The Marine Tourism sector in Scotland is represented at stand E131.  This where you will find Sail Scotland so make sure you go over and say hi to them.  Marine tourism is very big in Scotland for 2014 so go and find out what you can expect from Scottish waters in this year of Homecoming! The first thing you should do of course is to download the Marine Blast Marine Directory Scotland app.  Available for iPhone (an … Read more

FX GBR Giirls Dobson and Ainsworth Video

2014-01-03 18:38:16FX Girls Sailing @GBRFXGirls 2014 Dobson Ainsworth Charlotte Dobson says her new Olympic challenge has left her feeling like an excitable teenager, as she prepares to race for the first time in the brand new 49er FX class introduced for the Rio 2016 Games. Dobson, 26, made the switch to the two-person FX – the women’s equivalent of the men’s 49er high performance skiff – in September after two shots at Olympic qualification in the single-handed Laser Radial class, and will have her first taste of competitive action this week on the waters of Palma Bay, Majorca, at the Princess Sofia Trophy – the first European leg of the 2013 ISAF Sailing World Cup Series (1-6 April). Just like … Read more