2014 Historic Doubles Refurbishment Update

  • October 6, 2014
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Refurbishment of our oldest doubles built in 1896 is gaining pace, despite the ‘old girls’ putting up a fight as further plank & rib replacements are deemed necessary. However the joy that they’ve given over the years deserves the care & attention that is being lavished on breathing new life into their bodies. See the pictures in …

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2014 Historic Doubles Refurbishment

  • July 25, 2014
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The Skiff Club is very privileged to own the first ever matched sets (3) of double & single racing skiffs built in the 1890′s. As such we have a responsibility as custodians of these historic boats to ensure that they are maintained for the enjoyment & use by generations to come. We therefore committed to …

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Mississippi Million Challenge in final countdown

  • July 25, 2014
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John Pritchard’s grand vision to raise an astonishing $1,000,000 for the ‘Right To Play‘ by skiffing the length of the Mississippi is soon to become a reality. The team are in the final preparation phase before this magnificent marathon gets underway on 2nd August. All at The Skiff Club wish him, the others taking part …

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