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’.  Up to 1000 competitors, some from as far away as the United States, New Zealand, Canada, Tasmania and Europe and as many as 70+ skiffs are expected to participate in the World Championships for the St Ayles Skiff class of Coastal Rowing Boats. 
This event will provide a unique opportunity to showcase Stranraer, Loch Ryan and the surrounding area, creating a focus for water based activities highlighting Loch Ryan as an ideal venue for other major national and international events and activities. 


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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Big Car Raffle

Win A Car - yes a brand new  Fiat 500 is waiting to be won - tickets only a £1.00 tickets will be available to buy at SkiffieWorlds

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SkiffieWorlds & Stranraer Festival 2019

7th – 13th July 

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

Countdown to SkiffieWorlds 2019








Organiser are again delighted with the support from local businesses - today’s big thank you goes to The Grapes - another generous donation thank you so much guys - the town will be buzzing so be prepared 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻😀 ... See MoreSee Less

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SkiffieWorlds 2019

We have another big thank you today HENRYS Bay House and Restaurant are another great sponsor of SkiffieWorlds - thank you so much guys , organisers really appreciate all the support - Don’t miss our folk it’s going to be a great week 7th to 13th July 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻😘😃 ... See MoreSee Less

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