Scottish Series 2020


Event ID: May2120TC

Skipper (Subject to change): Guest Race Skipper to be announced October 2019

Event Type: Restricted by application

Event Class: Race (Day Sailing with overnight stops)

Join us as we compete in one of Scotland’s premier sailing events, the Scottish Series in Scotland’s year of coasts and waters 2020. Following our successful rise up the rankings during 2019 we are looking to operate with a keen mixed race crew for 2020. With a day of dedicated race training provided before the Scottish Series we are looking forward to some great racing in and around Loch Fyne.

The yacht, Taeping, is the first ever round the world race yacht which was “open to all” in a round the world yacht race. Originally part of the Clipper Ventures fleet of 60 foot ocean racing yachts before she came to Scotland in 2017 she has continued to prove her racing pedigree.

Due to the high level of interest in this event interested parties should contact us using the form below in the first instance. Successful applicants will then be provided with a link to reserve a berth for the event and pay their deposit. Applicants should have experience yacht racing in vessels over 40Ft or have spent at least 5 days previously sailing on Taeping.

Itinerary (Provisional)

20th May Join between 16:00 and 20:00 at Kip Marina

21st May Training day followed by pre race fleet get together at Largs Marina

22nd May Passage Race (Restricted Sail) Largs to Tarbert

23rd May Training day on Loch Fyne

24th May Passage race (Restricted Sail) round Inchmarnock

25th May Cruise back to Kip Marina departing the yacht by 16:30


Early Bird Rate £ 518 per person inclusive of all onboard costs and race entry fees, £20.20 refundable Reservation fee (available for bookings who pay their deposit by 31 October 2019)

Price from 1st November 2019 £540

OR, £ 250 and five volunteer days for registered volunteers


– The cost of this event includes all entry fees, food, fuel and berthing charges.

– Sailing activity is weather dependent. If conditions are too severe sailing may be postponed, cancelled or the passage plan adjusted.

- Event Itinerary may be altered at the discretion of the event organisers.

– Guests need to arrange their own travel to/from the embarkation and disembarkation points

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