Cornish Pilot Gig Merthen For Sale

Helford River Gig Club are selling their Cornish Pilot Gig Merthen, which was built in 1999 by D & J Currah. Full maintenance record is available, with any and all repairs being carried out by professional craftsmen to a high standard. £15,000 including Boat, Seats, Trailer and Cover. Merthen is ready to tow and row!

Burns Night Fun at Helford River Gig Club

Club members and their guests enjoyed a very special evening to celebrate Burns Night and raise over £1200 towards our next new gig. After an hilarious Address to the Haggis by our very own Maddy Spinks, over 100 Burns suppers were consumed to a rousing performance from the Cadgwith Singers, who literally sang for their […]

Great Turnout for Helford’s Head of the River Race

23 pilot gigs, skiffs, flashboats and for the first time 2 surfboats, from clubs as far away as Bristol, descended on Helford Passage this weekend for Helford’s annual ‘Head of the River Race’. The race, which traditionally marks the end of the racing season runs the length of the Helford, from its mouth all the […]