Competitors in the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge donned blue Santa hats to celebrate Christmas as they faced missing out on turkey and all the trimmings.
It was just after four in the morning and, above our heads, a blanket of twinkling stars illuminated the flat, calm water that stretched out for miles in front.
Rowing clubs enjoy DIY boom as hundreds build their own boats before conquering the waves around Scotland
The car’s thermometer showed minus seven when I pulled up at Fisherrow Harbour in Musselburgh.
ROBIN BUTTERY didn’t have a standard reaction to being diagnosed with young-onset Parkinson’s.
A MAN rowing solo across the Atlantic has thanked coastguards who fixed his broken rudder after he thought he would be forced to abandon the expedition.
WHEN four working mums decided it was time for a new hobby, never did they imagine it would lead to them becoming world-famous.
A SCOTS mum-of-two who broke the solo female record in a rowing race across the Atlantic Ocean has returned to Scottish soil.
Katherine Grainger has become the most decorated female British Olympian ever, winning women's double sculls silver with Vicky Thornley at Rio 2016.