August 24th – 26th
The Torbay Royal Regatta, one of the oldest such events in the country is once again taking place over the Bank Holiday weekend at the end of August
Three great days of racing for IRC and Cruiser Classes, Sportsboats, PY Dinghies and Junior Classes with racing taking place on the fine sailing waters of Torbay on the English Riviera.
Regatta Notice of Race and On-Line Entry can be found at https://rtyc.org/event/torbay-royal-regatta-2019/
This year features the J/70 UK Class National Championships as part of the regatta. Racing takes place on its own course area and is expected to attract J/70 sailors from around the world, keen to spend time in Torbay in preparation for the J/70 World Championships, also in Torbay during the following week.
Free berthing for yachts and dinghies is included in the entry fees and from the sheltered harbour there is quick and easy access to the race areas. The town offers an enviable range of accommodation within walking distanceof the club and harbour. The town centre, bars, restaurants and car parks are all nearby.
Torbay offers a spectacular venue and The English Riviera is just a great place to be during August. Competitors and their families can be sure of a very warm welcome and will enjoy a friendly atmosphere, cordial hospitality and great shoreside entertainment featuring regatta welcome night and other themed party nights