Community Challenge - Saturday 4 June

 

 

 

St Ayles Rowing Club held their Community Challenge rowing event from 1pm to 4pm on Saturday afternoon, with races between teams from local organisations and businesses, including :

  • Spindrift Hotel
  • Bank Restaurant
  • Ship Inn
  • Pagan Osborne
  • Stuart Barton physiotherapy
  • Anstruther Tennis Club
  • Waid Academy Former Pupils Rugby Football Club
  • Anstruther Fish Bar

The Challenge was won by the team from Anstruther Fish Bar

     

Skiff "Chris o' Kanaird" was the prototype St Ayles skiff to be built for Anstruther's Scottish Fisheries Museum in 2009 and was the first boat in the Scottish Coastal Rowing Project.  There are now about 50 St Ayles skiffs in Scotland and these skiffs have spread to USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Spain, the Netherlands and England