World Championship Coastal Rowing & Shoreside Festival

Welcome to the Stranraer SkiffieWorlds 2019

The next SkiffieWorlds event will commence on Sunday 7th July 2019 and will continue over one week.

SkiffieWorlds is a colourful and friendly celebration of coastal rowing. Stranraer and Loch Ryan in South West Scotland has been selected as the venue for this major international coastal rowing event ‘SkiffieWorlds 2019’.  With a record entry of 693 crews from 57 clubs worldwide, including teams from as far away as the United States, New Zealand, Canada, Tasmania and Europe, this World Championship event for the St Ayles Skiff class of Coastal Rowing Boats is not to be missed!

Not only will this event be a fantastic new addition to Dumfries and Galloway’s wide array of quality events, it will also provide a unique opportunity to showcase Stranraer, Loch Ryan and the surrounding area, by creating a focus for water based activities highlighting the Loch as an ideal venue for other major national and international events and activities.

Worlds: brush up on the rules – Categories

We are all looking forward to Skiffieworlds, which will be taking place in Stranraer in July. All the racing is held under the SCRA Rules of Racing. All club captains, coxes, coaches and rowers should take some time to familiarise themselves with these rules. We keep...

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57 Clubs Heading to Skiffieworlds

There is a record entry for the 2019 Edition of the World Championships for the St Ayles skiff. Please check that your club appears on this list, if you are expecting it to. We look forward to welcoming all participants. There are entries from Scotland, England,...

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See You at Skiffieworlds?

We look forward to welcoming the following clubs the the World Championships for the St Ayles Skiff, being held at Stranraer in July 2019. Entries from Tasmania and USA are also in the course of being processed. If you don’t see the name of your club on this list,...

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SkiffieWorlds & Stranraer Festival 2019

7th – 13th July 

Stranraer Marina & Loch Ryan
Market Street, Stranraer DG9 7RF

Countdown to SkiffieWorlds 2019








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Working in Partnership with Dumfries and Galloway Council who have generously sponsored this event and Scottish Coastal Rowing Association