Scottish Series welcomes North Sails aboard as new sponsor

Scottish Series organisers are delighted to announce the world’s largest sail manufacturers, North Sails as one of their sponsors for the 2015 event. This support will see North Sails One Design agents for Scotland, Sailingfast, at the event with a free crane to help all small boat competitors in and out of the water.   With the 2015 Scottish Series just 14 weeks away, this is the latest in an exciting line up of announcements from one of the racing world’s most respected events. Commenting on the new sponsors Scottish Series Chairman Dane Ralson said he was, “Delighted to welcome North Sails One Design  and Sailingfast aboard what promises to be an exciting four days of competitive racing.” He continued, “As … Read more

Dalriada Armada

CLYDE-BASED boat owners looking to extend their sailing horizons and explore more adventurous seas, are being invited to take part in a new ‘confidence builder’ flotilla event at the start of May.   Designed with lesser-experienced skippers and crew in mind, who have perhaps so far limited their range to day-sailing, the ‘Dalriada Armada’ three-day event will provide cruise-in-company, with sail coaching and mentoring before, during and after, across the sheltered waters of the Clyde to the more exposed Loch Fyne, tackle the Crinan Canal perhaps for the first time and enter the more challenging seas of the West Coast proper.   Shore-based fun is guaranteed, too, with evening meals and more at Tarbert, Crinan and Ardfern all included in … Read more