A juried contest of films celebrating the heritage, spirit of adventure, and ingenuity of boats and waterborne pursuits. Clinker building is a method of constructing hulls of boats by fixing wooden planks to each other so that the planks overlap along their edges.
The technique was developed in northern Europe and was a method of construction favoured by the Vikings for their longboats being quick to construct, easy to repair and light enough to row.


David’s Ben Nevis ChallengeDavid has Haemochromatosis and is in training to complete a climb up Ben Nevis this coming August. 250 Laurie McGowan considered three different hull shapes when developing the concept for a home-buildable sit-on-top fishing kayak. The clinker built method as used by the Vikings created a vessel which could twist and flex relative to the line length of the vessel, bow to stern giving it an advantage in North Atlantic rollers. The Clinker build today lends itself to lightweight watercraft providing that traditional wooden boat appearance.


If he can't be found in his beloved boat shed you may spot him on the river rowing his boat 'Escape' to build up his stamina.



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