The community vote to name Appin's first coastal rowing skiff is now open. Everyone in the community is invited to vote from the final shortlist of six names shown below - vote closes at 5pm on Wednesday 29 May.
The 6 names shortlisted are:
1- Linnhe - as this is our home sea loch for the skiff.
2- Spirit of Appin - as our crew will be rowing to win and in the spirit of the sport.
3- Helen - as she launched a thousand ships.
4- Nelly G. - as a fond memory to Helen Groom
5- Nippa - Appin backwards and as we will row backwards too!
6- Light Voyager - guiding light to guide us on our winning way.
Ways to vote - select one name:
a. complete an entry form and post it in the boxes provided at Appin Community Shop and Strath of Appin School.
b. email your name choice to firstname.lastname@example.org - include your full name in the email.
The 6 shortlisted names were selected from 40 entries received in the community colour/name competition. Results will be announced soon after the official count.