After our holiday in Ireland, Robert wanted the boat left in Oban where we would collect it the following weekend to begin his own holiday trip through the Caledonia Canal and up to Shetland. Jen’s mum took the ferry over to Larne and met usREAD MORE
In preparation for our sailing holiday in Ireland, it was agreed that me and Jen’s Dad would sail the boat over from Troon to Carrick Fergus and the girls would follow on the ferry with Kyle the next day.
Robert and I left on Friday eveningREAD MORE
I’ve been sailing for about ten years, since being dragged into it by my then-girlfriend-now-wife, Jen. Throughout that time, my skills have progressed and I’m at a point where I don’t mind telling people that, yes, “I can sail”. I’ve seen my share of problems,READ MORE
After a successful week cruising around Mull with the family and getting Kyle settled with boat life, it was time for a new challenge – two babies on a boat! Mhairi brought along her wee daughter Ella, who is roughly ages with Kyle. Unfortunately, dueREAD MORE
Oh … did I not mention that after our attempts in 2007 and 2008, we can now finally say that we’ve completed the Scottish Islands Peak Race! Get in! Ultimate respect to our runners Ben and Bruce who pushed themselves through this grueling event! As usual, theREAD MORE