Category: Latest News

Tiree Wave Classic Nominated for ‘Best Sports Event’

We are excited and proud to announce that we have been nominated for the Best Sports Event award by the Highlands and Islands Tourism Awards 2015. Our Event has been running for a almost 30 years. In that time we have hosted a world cup event and have seen many surfers, windsurfers and tourists to […]

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Argyll Estate Become Headline Sponsor for 2015

Following recent discussions with Argyll Estates (who own most of Tiree’s land and its beaches), Argyll Estates Factor – Andrew Montgomery, has pledged generous financial backing for the 2015 Tiree Wave Classic Event as well as offering the use of Island House as a base for the top flight Pro competitors who attend the Classic […]

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Local Ams sailing in 40 knots on Tiree!

Local Amateurs Tristain Levie and Stewart Cowling sailing in last years biggest conditions on Tiree. Gaastra Windsurfing​ 3.7/3.4 sails getting fair use here with Tabou Windsurfing​. thanks to  Wild Diamond Tiree​ for the pics! #Tiree #windsurf #scotland #boardsgotsnapped

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Argyll & Bute Council confirm three year funding package for Tiree Wave Classic!

Argyll & Bute Council confirm funding package supporting the Tiree Wave Classic for the next three years! Argyll & Bute Council have been stalwart supporters of the Tiree Wave Classic for the last fifteen years or more and once again have demonstrated just how much they value this event with a substantial three year commitment […]

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2014 Results!

Tiree Wave Classic 2014, round one: Am’s 1) Mike Archer (Simmer) 2) Scotty McDowell (Simmer/Simmer) 3) Ben Page (RRD) 4) Freddie Ide (Goys) Masters 1) Kyle McGinn 2) Dave Edmiston (RRD/Pryde) 3) Craig Hamilton (Goya) 4) Dave White (RRD) Ladies 1) Justyna Sniady (Simmer/Simmer) 2) Sara Kellet (Tushingham/Starboard) 3) Sarah Bibby (Simmer/Simmer) After several days […]

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Day 7 2014 – The Quickening!

What is The Quickening? – This was the first time for a new knockout format that spearheaded the Pro Comp at this Tiree Wave Classic 2014. The first round started with all the pro riders remaining on the island of Tiree and two wildcard spots that went to Amateur 1st and 2nd Place Mike Archer […]

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Day 6 2014 – Round 1 Results

Tiree Wave Classic 2014, round one: Am’s 1) Mike Archer (Simmer) 2) Scotty McDowell (Simmer/Simmer) 3) Ben Page (RRD) 4) Freddie Ide (Goys) Masters 1) Kyle McGinn 2) Dave Edmiston (RRD/Pryde) 3) Craig Hamilton (Goya) 4) Dave White (RRD) Ladies 1) Justyna Sniady (Simmer/Simmer) 2) Sara Kellet (Tushingham/Starboard) 3) Sarah Bibby (Simmer/Simmer) After several days […]

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Day 5 2014

As we head into one of the best forecasts we’ve seen on Tiree this year, all the riders are ready to do battle for the title……. The Pro Competition may have lost a few riders to Europe today, but the rest have remained to see their way to win the Tiree Wave Classic with a […]

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Day 4 2014

As the forecast builds in Tiree we have seen some stunning sunshine and wind today, and the swell is due to build! All fleets are on standby for an early start tomorrow as we build up to 3 days of solid competition……. With a number of Pro’s having to leave early for PWA La Torche, […]

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RYA Youth Camp Tiree 2014

RYA Youth Camp WEB LOWRES from Jim Puravida on Vimeo. Tiree offers some of the best conditions to learn to windsurf in the UK, and Wild Diamond is one of the busiest RYA Recognised centres as a result!  Although the more exposed beaches are famous for the conditions that wave sailors from all over the […]

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