Surfs up on Tiree
BLACKHOUSE Watersports Tiree are the hosts of this year’s ‘Gathering Of The Clans’ surfing event, organised by the Scottish Surfing Federation.
The competition is expected to have around 60 competitors, including under-14s champion Ben Larg, 11, from Tiree and under-16s competitor Finn MacDonald, 15, also from Tiree. Gathering Of The Clans will be held from Friday August 26 to August 29, and 40 local club members are expected to compete in the team event over the four days.
Ben Larg and Finn MacDonald will compete at the ISA World Junior Surfing Championship in São Miguel, Azores Islands, Portugal, on September 17 along with surfing instructor Andrew Roberts, who will be competing in the under 18s category.