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Talking about Oars

  I hope that this post won’t be too technical, but at least it could provide something to talk about if anyone is out on a first date in Anstruther, North Berwick or Ullapool, where oars are the talk of … Continue reading

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Isle of Mull Regatta – 6 and 7 September 2014 – Call for Rowers

  The first Isle of Mull Skiff Regatta will take place in September and looks like providing a fantastic weekend of racing and just enjoying the magic of Tobermory. Selkie is duly entered and booked on the Oban to Craignure ferry departing … Continue reading

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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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Madame Chagall at work

Fortunately the provenance is excellent so Selkie escapes the flames.

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Thoughts on the AGM

Four of us attended the meeting in Callander, not the best thing for the legs after our energetic day on the water. Full minutes will appear in due course on the SCRA website, so this is just a brief report … Continue reading

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Measurement Rules

The SCRA Measurement Rules Sub-committee recently reported and comments are being sought on the main website here You’ll see that at the AGM a number of questions will be put to the membership based on the report, with new rules … Continue reading

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Gill of Melfort is ready to go! Oban gets started!

We’ve been invited to the official launch of Kilmelford’s Gill of Melfort to take place from the boatyard on Sunday 18 August at 1400. There’s a rumour that there may be a BBQ to celebrate the event. Meantime on Wednesday … Continue reading

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The Selkie Logo has arrived just in time

Courtesy of our design team consisting of Neve, Paul and Adam. What do people think?

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Scotland Outdoors Article – Spring 2013 issue

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