Tag Archives: Scottish Series

Silvers Scottish Series Day 2 Report

From MarineBlast Multimedia, with pics (in no particular order) by Marc Turner/PFM Pictures: Scottish Series 2015 – Day 2 round up After a great second day of sailing there’s still everything to play for in Silvers Marine Scottish Series.  Super Saturday lived up to its name, conditions were challenging with a light southerly blowing 10 – 12 knots, but the ...

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Silvers Scottish Series Day 1 Report

From MarineBlast Multimedia, all images copyright Marc Turner/PFMPictures: Scottish Series 2015 – Day 1 round up Thanks to everyone for their patience, we had connectivity issues which delayed us getting the results for day 1 posted.  Connectivity issues were not the only challenge on day one of Silvers Marine Scottish Series, as we had to say goodbye to last year’s ...

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It’s a wrap for Scottish Series

Final update from Jo Turner on this year’s Scottish Series: It’s a wrap for Scottish Series For four days every yacht flying a spinnaker at Silvers Marine Scottish Series 2014 was avoiding a wrap in their sail as wraps aren’t hot, however, in the Sonata fleet there was one boat on fire and that was Red Hot Poker, owned and ...

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Nail biting finale anticipated at Silvers Marine Scottish Series

Latest update from Tarbert by MarineBlast Multimedia, with pics copyright Marc Turner/PFMPictures:    On day three of Silvers Marine Scottish Series the CYCA fleets had a fantastic race on the MalinWaters Round Inchmarnock course. Starting South of Tarbert the yachts sailed in 15kts of breeze round Inchmarnock island with a great spinnaker reach all the way back to the finish ...

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Celtic Connections for 40th Scottish Series Celebrations

From Jo Turner, and have you got your entry in yet? 😉 Silvers Marine Scottish Series is delighted to welcome sponsors MalinWaters to the Fortieth Anniversary Regatta. MalinWaters supported the 2013 Scottish Series and is committed to establishing the valued links between Ireland and Scotland and the wonderful coastlines we share. MalinWaters emerged as a result of the Sail West ...

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Scottish Series 2014 Update – Dane Ralston Interview

Dane Ralston is the regatta chairman for the Scottish Series, and we sent him some questions about the event, now in its 40th year (cover pic copyright Marc Turner/PFM Pictures): How are preparations going for this year’s anniversary event? Hi Andy, thanks for the opportunity to let everyone know how we are getting on with Scottish Series planning. Preparations are ...

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Movies Monday

Starting this week with a very nice video of Scottish Series 2011. The event starts later this week and we hope to have some media reports for you as the event progresses (might even knock together a runners and riders article…) Fireball sailing. The Euros are coming to Lerwick in Shetland in July 2014 – plenty of time to get ...

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Movies Monday

…on Monday for once! Here’ this weeks’ round-up of movie madness: Bit of nostalgia first, and it’s the CCC Scottish Series feeder race start in 2000. Maybe it’s time to bring this back? In these days of startling bland event conformity in many regattas, the feeder race was a real ‘character’ part of the event. It died a death for ...

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