A modern racing & training version of the Angling skiff used for many years on Hanningfield reservoir in Essex. Seax Marine has recently acquired the mould & has bought the design up to date.
Dimensions 18 ft Loa, Beam 4' 6"
For some years an earlier sister ship Lara has regularly finished in the top ten of the Great River Race
In 2010 four boats finished in the first 48 out of 320 boats coming 8th, 14th,39th & 48th, taking first Thames Skiff trophy & 2nd Ladies overall.
With 8 boats at Heybridge basin and 4 at Benfleet & Leigh it is already an established racing class.
|Standard version fitted with three rowing positions to allow single or pair sculling, pair rowing or randan (three rowers sweep, sculls, sweep) Fitted as standard with buoyancy tanks, galvanised sockets & rowlocks, three stretchers, stainless steel keel band, rudder & yoke, floorboards & painter||£POA|
|Upgraded version fitted with custom stainless steel gate mounts that accept standard modern rowing & sculling gate pins & modern Concept 2 gates||£POA|
|Fitted cover in polycotton||£POA|
|Galvanised steel Launching trolley||£POA|
|Oars, these are a very personal thing & there is considerable variation in prices & specification I can source these direct from manufacturers, or alternatively you can supply your own. Some sample prices as follows from Suttons or Collars|
|Standard solid wooden straight blade oar||£POA|
|Solid oar with spoon blades||£POA|
|Hollow Skiff oars||£POA|
|Single hollow sweep oar||£POA|
|Vinyl names lettering POA|
|Vat currently not applicable|
|Built on a semi custom basis I can supply boats in various colours & finishes.|