'CA Stage' talks at Scotland's Boat Show

If you are coming along to Scotland's Boat Show at Kip Marina in Greenock, a broad range of speakers and topics, including something to interest everyone who loves cruising, wherever your interests lie, will be presented on the CA Stage.

Scotland's Boat ShowA full programme is below and you can read more about the Boat Show, the 'CA Stage', being sponsored by the CA for the first time this year, plus details of the prizes* on offer on our news page here. The prize draw open to all is courtesy of Imray Laurie Norie & Wilson Ltd, who are offering one of their publications (e.g. pilot guide, almanac), relevant to the talk. There will also be an exclusive to members prize draw, courtesy of Ship Shape Bedding, with the lucky winner getting cosy with a bumper pack of shaped bedding.

Date: Friday 11 - Sunday 13 October

Booking: Booking is not necessary for any of the talks, however, members and their guests wishing to attend the free hospitality event on Saturday (12:30 - 14:00), should Book online here so that we can manage numbers for catering.

Slot Topic Speaker
11:15 - 11:45 TBC TBC
12:00 - 12:30 187 year history of Jeckells the Sailmakers, the oldest family owned Sailmaker in the world! Jeckells Sailmakers
12:45 - 13:15 Awesome adventures to be had of the west coast of Scotland Primal Adventures
13:30 - 14:00 Lunch / Clyde to Scoresby Sund (East Greenland) Mike Henderson
14:15 - 14:45 The Green Blue TBC
15:00 - 15:30 A Baltic Rally (Return to Kuressaare) Derek Lumb
15:45 - 16:15 Cruising the Biscay Coast of France Judith Grimwade
16:30 - 17:00 Cruising the French Inland Waterways Julian Dussek
10:30 - 11:00 An introduction to sailing in the Mediterranean Keith Pettican
11:15 - 11:45 The Scillies and S Ireland Ken Marsden
12:00 - 12:30 First Time to the Baltic from Scotland Alan Kohler
12:30 - 14:00 Hospitality event, including lunch and wine, for members and their guests  
14:15 - 14:45 Gin & Rum for experts! Craft 56
15:00 - 15:30 RYA - to announce the Club of the Year Marc Turner
15:45 - 16:15 Cruising the Biscay Coast of France Judith Grimwade
11:15 - 11:45 The Cruising Association: Past, Present and Future Julian Dussek
12:00 - 12:30 Sailing around (most of) the UK) Ken Marsden
12:45 - 13:15 A modern odyssey, sailing from Turkey to Croatia, via the Corinth, taking in several World Heritage Sites Keith Pettican
13:30 - 14:00 Lunch  
14:15 - 14:45 Gin & Rum for experts! Craft 56
15:00 - 15:30 TBC TBC

*PLEASE NOTE: By entering the Prize Draw, and if you are our lucky winner, you agree to the publication of your name being published on social media, on the CA website, in the CA Newsletter and in Cruising magazine.