Welcome to Our Needs and Wants Page

Need a crew member (or two), or are you short of a berth then please let us know what you need or want by email and we will post it here for you.  Send us an email to enquiries@thestkildachallenge.co.uk.  Don't forget to include your contact details, fleet you are looking to participate in and remember the post will be public.  

Note:  "The St. Kilda Challenge" organisers take no responsibility for the use of this needs and wants blog.  It is your responsibility to verify any arrangements made are suitable to your needs.


Scotland's Clipper 60 Crew Berths

The first Clipper round the world race yacht, Taeping has some berths available for an extended St. Kilda challenge in three parts.  Firstly race training with our circumnavigator skipper as we travel from Kip to Rathlin for the start of the St. Kilda passage race.  Next enjoy the race to St. Kilda and cruise to Lochmaddy.  Finally, after enjoying the ashore festivities finish the trip off with a cruise to Oban.  Click here to find out more. *Note this is a commmercial opportunity and will require payment to the organisers. 

Email: enquiries@oceansailingscotland.co.uk

Experienced crew seeking a berth/ space on the rail for the Sprint race.

Race experience in recent years has been round-the-cans in The Solent. IRC 2 and 3. Headsail trim, main trim, pit, symmetrical kite trim. Further back I've done 20 'offshore' English Channel races.  I also do a couple of deliveries a year for PYD as a watch keeper.

Yachtmaster offshore ticket.  No commmercial boats.

Jim Bruce

07432 636585

Crew Member seeks place on yacht from Lochmaddy

Female crew member with plenty of inshore racing experience and a few thousand miles offshore, keen to get on a boat and go sailing! Happy to muck in and do any job needed :) 

email: rebeccaejeffery@gmail.com