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Challenging And Emotional Gig Weekend In Scilly

Challenging And Emotional Gig Weekend In Scilly

The Gig Weekend Chairman says it was the right decision to disqualify the St Mary’s women’s crew who crossed the line first in the finals of the World Pilot Gig Championships on Sunday. But Rick Persich says it was also disappointing and the committee is looking into the use of technology to assist in future […]

In Pictures: WPGC 2015 Medal Ceremony

In Pictures: WPGC 2015 Medal Ceremony

Photos from this year’s World Pilot Gig Championships Medal ceremony.

WPGC 2015: Men’s Finals

WPGC 2015: Men’s Finals

Video coverage of the Men’s Finals from St Agnes to St Mary’s.

WPGC 2015: Women’s Finals

WPGC 2015: Women’s Finals

Video coverage of the Women’s Finals from St Agnes to St Mary’s.

WPGC 2015: Men’s Round 3 Races

WPGC 2015: Men’s Round 3 Races

Video coverage of the Men’s Round 2 Races from Nut Rock to St Mary’s.

WPGC 2015: Women’s Round 3 Races

WPGC 2015: Women’s Round 3 Races

Video coverage of the Women’s Round 3 Races from Nut Rock to St Mary’s.

Success For Scilly’s Women Crew

Success For Scilly’s Women Crew

There was success for Scilly’s women in the Tregarthen’s gig in the Round 2 races yesterday. That’s the Nut Rock to St Mary’s race The St Mary’s crew were first in their Group A heat. Tresco and Bryher’s rowers won the Group G Women’s Round 2 in their 13 year old Scilly-built gig Emperor. And […]

Rower Airlifted To Treliske Hospital

Rower Airlifted To Treliske Hospital

The Gig Weekend atmosphere was dampened on Saturday evening when a rower became unwell and had to be medically evacuated by air. The RNAS Culdrose helicopter was sent to St Mary’s at around 6.30pm to transfer the Irish rower. He was in a gig on the water as part of the Arklow crew at the time. The […]

WPGC 2015: Men’s Round 2 Races

WPGC 2015: Men’s Round 2 Races

Video coverage of the Men’s Round 2 Races from Nut Rock to St Mary’s.