Friday, 23 February 2018

Launch of a new racing gig (a 32 foot long traditional six oared wooden boat) called the Little Picket, by Sidmouth Gig Club  ...  https://sites.google.com/site/sidmouthgig/home   17th Feb 18.
The boat cost £30,000 - without the oars, which were an additional £3,000
Pilot Gig racing is a popular sport throughout the South West, run by the CPGA (Cornish Pilot Gig Association)  http://www.cpga.co.uk/  comprising 69 clubs and over 8000 rowers. 




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