West Highland Yachting Week 2024 are very grateful for the support of our sponsors for the 76th Regatta. 

If you would be interested in sponsoring WHYW 2025 and help us to create a truly unique regatta please contact us a office@whyw.co.uk to learn more about our sponsorship packages.

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Tunnock’s the major sponsor of WHYW, World renowned biscuit makers, Tunnock’s has provided over a decade of support for this special regatta. The unique range of Tunnock’s products complements what is internationally recognised as a ‘unique moving’ regatta. The spinnaker classes are known as The Tunnock’s Fleet.  Tunnock’s also sponsor the Tobermory to Oban passage race on the final day of the event and award The Thomas Tunnock Trophy for the winner in IRC Class 3 on Friday.

The Majestic Line provides a unique experience cruising the west coast of Scotland on one of our 5 small ships.  Accommodating a maximum of 12 guests you will enjoy first-class hospitality and stunning meals using the best of local produce.

Argyll and Bute Council  has sponsored WHYW for many years. Argyll and Bute Council recognises the economic and community benefit the regatta brings to Oban, Craobh and Tobermory. WHYW is increasingly developing as a community event with a Festival atmosphere created when the fleet is in town. This in itself is a magnet of attraction for both locals and visitors.

Tobermory Harbour Association are delighted to continue sponsorship of West Highland Yachting Week as it enters its 75th year. WHYW is a fantastic event which plays a vital role in promoting sailing across the west coast. There’s always a great atmosphere and the Harbour Team and local community here in Tobermory are looking forward to welcoming all the participants again this year!”


IKM Engineering & Environmental Consultants

Delivering Distinction

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With 25 years of Industrial Civil & Structural Engineering and Environmental Consulting experience, we design and implement client-driven solutions that enable safety and compliance, manage risk and environmental impact, and increase sustainability, profitability and commercial success. Our teams work to deliver every project with distinction.

We live in a world where risk is an everyday part of life, and for the most technically challenging problems, managing risk is the essence of good business.

IKM help clients deal with complex issues, where decisions made now have potentially significant impacts in the future. We offer an alternative view and specialist support for your business.

Lochnell Boat Yardis located on the Westerly side of Ardmucknish Bay and offers a wide range of boat maintenance services and boat storage facilities to boat owners. The private situation of the Estate offers a secure and private area to store boats.

Isle of Islay Gin is hand crafted on the Isle of Islay. A private family-owned Scottish business and the first and only company solely dedicated to producing Gin on the Hebridean Isle of Islay. They have supplied WHYW with their wonderful gin for our opening reception to ensure the week starts of with a bang!




The Joint Regatta Committee gratefully acknowledges the support of all sponsors who ensured the success of the 74th West Highland Yachting Week and welcomes those joining us for our 75th year.