Monthly Archives: June 2014

Toberonochy Open Day

We set off from the Pontoon just after midday and rowed down against tide and wind to Toberonochy, arriving about 1345, where we were greeted by a good percentage of the population and enjoyed cheery chat, burgers and tea. We … Continue reading

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Midsummer Day Picnic Row

Selkie rowed to Eilean Duin, at the northwest of the entrance to Puilladobhran, for a long awaited picnic. The tide was fair, and very little wind, and although the sun could have shone for longer it was a great outing. … Continue reading

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The Long-Awaited Loch Vennacher video

This was filmed by Alec Jordan at the Loch Vennacher (Trossachs) freshwater sprints in October 2013. A battle for the line in the 2km race – Selkie, Pittenweem and Catterline. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CAGozMuxQBo&feature=youtu.be

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The Seil Boating Song

This lusty song received it’s World Premiere at the Ceilidh following the Seil Skiff Regatta from Seil Sound, the island’s community choir. Loads of people (well, one) have asked for the words, so here is a link. Enjoy! [Sing to … Continue reading

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Second Annual Seil Regatta, 31 May/1 June

The Race Plan for Seil’s gathering of skiffs was to be a two leg race around the Island. Skiffs from Carrick, Pittenweem, Isle of Mull, Mid-Argyll and Isle of Luing joined us for the weekend. Luing also brought along their … Continue reading

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