On Saturday 25 September the Scottish Coastal Rowing Project had its first foray into international racing when the St Ayle’s skiff, Skiff John B, from North Berwick took part in the Great River Race.

The North Berwick Crew of Clive Drewitt, Graeme McNicoll, Andy Knight, Johnny MacNair, Ken Reid and Maggie MacNair completed the gruelling course in 3 hours 27 minutes.