Coastguard rescue

Excerpt from The Shetland Times “Views from the Scord” Column 27/08/10 (Mark Burgess)

Canoe Club in Vital Rescue Exercise

It's only make-up!!

Eight members of the Bridge End based Shetland Canoe Club had to be rescued from a west side beach on Sunday morning, after a dive vessel in the area exploded causing serious injury to members [...]

Foul weather frolics

Some intrepid members of the club were out in Busta Voe on Saturday 21 August – in force 8 / 9 winds!  They only went a wee bit out of the marina, and there was a rescue boat at hand.  All those who took part enjoyed it – though they were mostly thoroughly shattered to [...]

Club Trip Tuesday 3rd August

The “trip” is an excursion back to the burn where Stromfirth loch empties into the sea. Organiser is Mave. A number of people had fun trying out some river skills when we went one Thursday. If you would like to go turn up at the burn – just North of the Whiteness shop – for [...]