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Portsmouth Regatta 2016 preview

by Russell Peace 1 Sep 2016 16:53 BST 24 September 2016

The 2016 Portsmouth Regatta combining the Royal Naval Club & Royal Albert Yacht Club, Portsmouth Sailing Club, the Victory Class and the Eastney Cruising Association is fast approaching and is shaping up to be the premier Eastern Solent regatta of the year.

Racing is planned for Club Class boats, Squibs, Victory's and the Solent IRC Owners Association. For This year's regatta the organising team are very pleased to have the commercial support of Kemp Sails, YouBoat chandlery, Haslar Marina, Camber Wines, Saulet Townsend Solicitors and dpfx Printers, with more to be announced shortly.

With this level of comercial support their will be some fantastic prizes on offer for the top boats in each class which will be presented at the prize giving after racing at Hornet SC, Gosport. Berthing will be available at Hornet for competitors to attend the prize giving.

Don't miss out on the Early Bird entry fee of £20 for the regatta by entering before 7th September 2016. For any entries received after 7th September the entry fee will be £30.

All race documentation including the entry forms are available to download at www.portsmouthregatta.org

Any questions do contact Adrian Saunders on 07833226999 or Russell Peace on 07800561469.

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