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Three In A Row For Proffitt At Tiree Wave Classic

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Star windsurfer Ben Proffitt has made it an unprecedented three Tiree Wave Classic wins in a row. His thrilling “expression session” masterclass was enough for the Shropshire star to secure first place in the pro fleet. “I’m really really happy,” said Ben, 34, one of a dozen world-class competitors making up the professional fleet. “Patience… »

25th Tiree Wave Classic

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Britain’s biggest and best windsurfing competition has just taken place on Tiree – for the 25th year. The week long Tiree Wave classic attracts some of the best windsurfers from across the world. It is also the crucial third leg of the British wave sailing Association Wave Tour. Organisers have gone to great lengths to… »

Windsurfers will descend on Tiree for 25th Anniversary of Tiree Wave Classic.

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The Tiree Wave Classic is the most prestigious and longest standing windsurfing event in the British calender, this year celebrating its 25th Anniversary and looking back over the event’s history. The event will play host to Britain’s best riders in Pro, Amateur, Masters and Women’s fleets with a fantastic prize fund guaranteeing the top Pro… »

New Manager For Lodge Hotel

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Tony Kearney, a reporter with the BBC, is being filmed by BBC alba trying his hand at various careers in and around Scotland, including being a Trawlerman and working in Search and Rescue. For his fourth experience he is going to be a hotel manager at Tiree Lodge Hotel during Wave Classic Week. He has… »

Tiree Wave Classic Confirmed

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After months of uncertainty it has now been confirmed that the Tiree Wave Classic (TWC)will be held from 9th to 15th October. Now in its 24th year,competitors from all over will compete in some of the most difficult conditions in the UK in order to win the “Tiree Wave Classic” title. Entrants will also be… »

Team 15 Success

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The Tiree Team 15 Junior Racing Event was a great success at Loch Bhasapol on Wednesday 14th. 17 rounds of racing were completed with the junior racers prior to finally announcing the winners of the event. A big thank you to everyone who came along on the day and contributed in some shape or form…. »

Tiree Wave Classic and Coll Challenge

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In endurance sports, they say that if you’re not living on the edge then you’re taking up too much room. The annual invasion of the tiny Hebridean island of Tiree by windsurfers from all over the world (including many top-ranking professionals) brings with it some of the most focussed, single-minded athletes you could ever wish… »

Tying the Tiree Knot

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Adam and Sian were determined to have their wedding in Tiree where they first met. Both have connections with Tiree surf-Adam having spent hours battling its force and Sian working as a marketing media manager for the PWA. Therefore, Crossapol beach was a most appropriate place to hold their wedding. The weather was kind on… »