Keelboats

Racing

2020 Season Start: postponed/cancelled due to COVID-19. please see this page for more information: https://www.obansailingclub.org/covid-19-closure-march-2020/

The information below would be our ‘normal’ routine and is listed for reference.

Keelboat racing takes place in Oban Harbour almost every Tuesday evening meeting at 6/6.30pm for a 7pm start, between April and September. In addition there are regular weekend Trophy races, a regatta, and the club organises the Round Mull Race over a weekend in late June or early July. Oban Sailing Club is also a co-organiser (along with the Royal Highland Yacht Club and Western Isles Yacht Club) of West Highland Week in July/August.

Whether you have any experience or not we encourage you to try your hand at keelboat racing. Either contact the Vice-Commodore directly or come down to the clubhouse on spec any Tuesday evening at 6pm. (You will need waterproof clothing).

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