The Swan Trust

The Swan Trust was formed in 1990, and today is responsible for the operation and upkeep of the Swan. The main objectives of the Trust are:
  • To encourage and facilitate interested parties and particularly young people to sail on the Swan.
  • To teach and keep alive the techniques of sailing and working a traditional sail Fifie.
  • To maintain the Swan as a viable commercial enterprise.
The Trust has two committees, namely:
  • The Swan Trustees Committee
    The Trustees Committee oversees the effective running of The Swan Trust, its employees and finances.

  • The Operations Committee
    The Operations Committee meets monthly and deals with the day to day running of the Swan, including the diary, crewing, maintenance, etc.

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We are currently recruiting. If you have a keen interest in traditional sailing, read more to see how you can get involved.

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