Getting ready for 2019

After a quieter winter where dark evenings and a few fairly windy days have stopped us getting out on the water as much as we would wish, we are all raring to go! While the evenings are still too dark we are trying to meet at weekends instead, and times are being advertised through our…

About Oban Rowing Club

The boat is now built, and is located in Oban close to the Sailing Club. We are trying to get out as often as possible in the evenings and new members are very welcome to come along and give it a go! How can I get involved? At this stage you can become a member…

Latest Progress

In the past week we have managed to get the bottom planks for both sides of the boat made up and have tidied up the joints  – so the boat will go faster!.  We are also getting on with fairing the hog which is as tricky as expected and requires a great deal of judgement…

Scottish Coastal Rowing

The Scottish Coastal Rowing Association was formed in 2010 with the backing of The Scottish Fisheries Museum to encourage coastal rowing and racing around the Scottish coast. The aim of the project is to provide a relatively inexpensive entry to the sport by using a design which can be built by the communities who will be rowing…