Team Scotland at the Commodore’s Cup

We’re posting this blog on behalf of Team Scotland who sailed recently in the Commodore’s Cup.  Great achievement guys, we’re incredibly proud of you!   After a physically and mentally draining week of light winds sailing in and around the Solent we (Team Scotland) have come away from the Brewing Dolphin Commodores Cup with sixth place out of nine teams and a reputation as ones to watch for next time. With only 15.5 points separating Team Scotland in 6th from France Red in 2nd, it was a very close fought battle with Team Scotland missing out on 5th by half a point Racing kicked off on Sunday with two light wind inshore races in the central Solent, the first of … Read more

Marine Blast Galleries – share your photos

Whether you’re a sailor, paddler, food lover or all round tourist, Marine Blast has something new for you – the Marine Blast Galleries.   The first of its kind anywhere in the country, the Marine Blast galleries groups together the things which make marine tourism great.  With sections for regattas and events, foodie trail, places, activities and wildlife – there is something for everyone.   Share your experiences of the Commonwealth Flotilla, the Silver’s Scottish Series or the Argyll Sea Kayak Trail.  Or if you’ve had some amazing seafood tell everyone about it – this is the online community for people who love to be out on the water.  Where is a great place to visit if you’re an inexperienced … Read more

Commodores Cup round up (we’ll be back)

Wash up report by Calum and Moray who recently to part as crew in The Commodores Cup as part of the first Sfull Scottish Team in eight years. After a physically and mentally draining week of light winds sailing in and around the Solent we (Team Scotland) have come away from the Brewing Dolphin Commodores Cup with sixth place out of nine teams and a reputation as ones to watch for next time. With only 15.5 points separating Team Scotland in 6th from France Red in 2nd, it was a very close fought battle with Team Scotland missing out on 5th by half a point.