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Dartmouth Regatta

  • 25 Aug 2021
  • 29 Aug 2021
  • Dartmouth UK


Registration is closed

SBA Members and Boats are invited to participate in the Port of Dartmouth Royal Regatta


SBA coordinator is David Biss.

Event type 2

Key to event types

1 - SBA Organised Event (owner's declaration required)

2 - SBA organised participation in 3rd party's event (owner's declaration required)

In event types 1 and 2 the SBA organisers and SBA members are covered by the SBA Insurance 

3 - private meeting of members with or without boats

4 - private, individual participation of members in 3rd party's event

5 - for info only      

Dartmouth Regatta SBA Programme 2021 (Website - DRAFT 10/7/21)
Wed 25th August – Sun 29th August
Contact: Dave Biss
Note: No air displays currently planned. Fireworks are on Sat eve.
Dartmouth Yacht Club have kindly invited us to use their premises as our base for Regatta.
Boats Attending:
Clio, Halcyon, Meteorite, Pioneer, Challenge & . . .?

Wednesday 25th Aug:
LW 03:06 BST HW 09:07 BST LW 15:21 BST HW 21:14 BST
Launch from Totnes and depart by 10am SBA time.
Note that we can use the public slipway at Totnes Steamer Quay (satnav TQ9 5AL) and park cars & trailers in the Longmarsh public carpark (adjacent to slipway). Daily payment by phone required.
Reception Drinks/chat on arrival at Dartmouth (in Dartmouth Yacht Club adjacent to our moorings).
Our berths are inside the pontoons, just above the lower car ferry (satnav TQ6 9BB)

Thursday 26th Aug:
LW 03:40 BST HW 09:38 BST LW 15:52 BST HW 21:44 BST
(Possible) Eve excursion to the Maltsters Arms at Tuckenhay, top of Bow Creek (satnav TQ9 7EH)
Return with the tide, departing on the flood. Navigation lights will be required for return to Dartmouth.
Alternatively, leisurely steam followed by raft-up or go ashore at Dittisham for lunch/afternoon tea?

Friday 27th Aug:
LW 04:10 BST HW 10:05 BST LW 16:20 BST HW 22:12 BST
A.M. Brass polishing in preparation for judging of best steamboat.
Trophy award.
P.M. Messing about on the river.

Saturday 28th Aug:
LW 04:36 BST HW 10:33 BST LW 16:45 BST HW 22:40 BST
A.M. Messing about on the river.
>>PM Steam Boat Parade. (as part of parade of Classic Craft / Mayflower 400 Cavalcade) Full details TBC.
Eve Meal (Venue TBC).
Displays: Fireworks

Sunday 29th Aug:
LW 05:00 BST HW 11:04 BST LW 17:09 BST HW 23:13 BST
The remaining boats steam up to Totnes with the morning tide.

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