The prestigious Salcombe Yacht Club Regatta, now in its 122nd year, runs from Sunday 5th - Friday 10th August 2018. There will be vibrant social events at the Yacht Club all week alongside the competitive daily races around the stunning Salcombe Estuary in a variety of boats including National Twelves, Salcombe Yawls, Lasers and Fireflys. University students can enter for free and compete for the Jack Wills University Cup.
he Salcombe to Kingsbridge Estuary offers some of the most beautiful and safe dinghy sailing in the United Kingdom. From beginner to expert there is plenty of variety and challenge, providing a wonderful learning environment and a spectacular racing challenge. For spectators, there are numerous waterside viewing points providing many opportunities to watch the action.
The social side of Regatta Week will enthusiastically embrace the new partnership with Salcombe Gin shown through a gin and cocktail bar on the Yacht Club terrace all week and a lively gin and jazz event on the Thursday evening. Special events and benefits are being organised for competitors and there will also be prizes of Salcombe Gin and engraved glasses for class winners.