Forget fair-weather boating, as our weekly roundup of the best boating photos show, it will take more than a little snow or rain to put some of us off

As you bask in the warmth of your central heating or sip on a cup of hot tea while looking out of the window as the snow settles on the ground below, spare a thought for this group of boaters whose commitment to getting on the water is nothing short of heroic.

From a pair of salmon fishermen who are determined to get ahead of the competition on the empty Loch Tay, to a group of rowers who must negotiate their way round floating cars as high tide reaches epic proportions on the Thames, we doth our caps to you.

To see the full gallery of best boating photos click here.

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