Castle to Crane 2018

Castle to Crane 2018 happened once again on the 15th of September 2018. This year 73 boats crossed the startline from across the UK as well as Holland and Ireland. We had a fleet of St Ayles Skiffs, Pilot Gigs and a birlinn. Like last year you can find lots more about the race here.

Full results can be found here, but the winners of each trophy were as follows:

 Groot and Grut cross the start line   Photos: Maia Blair

Groot and Grut cross the start line

Photos: Maia Blair

Winners

  • Median Trophy Collieston Offshore Rowing Club in Admiral Redsocks

  • Bonniest Boat:  Fingal Rowing Club, St Maur

  • Youth Trophy:  Atlantic Challenge - Wales, Ralph Bird

  • St Ayles, Mixed 50+ :  WSV Woudrichem,  Grut & Groot 3

  • St Ayles, Men 50+ :  Orkney, Orkney Gold

  • St Ayles, Women 50+ :  St Ayles, Chris O’Kinnaird

  • St Ayles, Mixed Open :  St Ayles , St Ayles

  • St Ayles, Men Open: Eastern, Sprite

  • St Ayles, Women Open:  Boatie Blest, Boatie Lodge

  • Double Scull / Randan*:  North Berwick, Flossie (Teifi Skiff)

  • Shetland Yole*:  Orkney, Frideray

  • 4+ Oars General*:  Royal West of Scotland ABC, Najad (Jolly Boat)

  • Pilot Gig*:  Atlantic Challenge - Wales, Ralph Bird

    *times adjusted for age and gender before awarding the prize

 photo: Maia Blair

photo: Maia Blair

  photo: Maia Blair

photo: Maia Blair

Of course we’re doing it all again in 2019 on the 21st of September! Get it in your diaries today!

 Collieston Offshore Rowing Club of “Admiral Redsocks" hold the Median Trophy   Photo: Sean Campbell

Collieston Offshore Rowing Club of “Admiral Redsocks" hold the Median Trophy

Photo: Sean Campbell