News Archive: June 2017

Caileag na Mara (Girl of the Sea) takes to the waves on Uist

            Ten-year-old Sine Macleod from Snishival on South Uist has won first place in a competition to name The Scottish Salmon Company’s (SSC) newest workboat with her entry of Caileag na Mara – Gaelic for Girl of the Sea. The name was chosen by SSC after the company ran a […]

Skye celebrates after most successful half marathon yet

            The Isle of Skye Half Marathon, sponsored by The Scottish Salmon Company (SSC), took place on Saturday with 741 runners completing the 13.1 mile race – the biggest turn out in the race’s 33-year history. The Men’s race finished with Oliver Spaeth from Germany winning in a time of […]

Arty Alick has designs on half marathon

            12-year-old Alick MacLachlan from Waternish has scooped the gold in The Scottish Salmon Company’s (SSC) t-shirt design competition for this year’s Isle of Skye Half Marathon. Along with his fellow pupils at Portree High School, Alick was challenged to design a race t-shirt based on key elements of SSC’s […]