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Regatta Entries Now OPEN!

Entries for the 2017 Regatta are now open!       Please read the full Conditions of Entry and Age Requirements to ensure you are correctly entering crews for each event. Regatta entries will remain open until 7pm on Tuesday 11th July. The Jubilee Dongola As part of our 150th Celebrations, we will be running […]

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W&SR 150th Anniversary

Celebrating 150 years 2017 is a truly landmark year for the Wargave & Shiplake Regatta as we celebrate turning 150. Our Sesquicentenary, no less! We have lots of things planned including a Post-Regatta Party in the enclosure on the Saturday night and the introduction of a special, one-off, new event; the Jubilee Dongola. Please also take a moment to […]

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150th Club – April 2017 Winners

We are delighted to announce that the winners of our latest 150th Anniversary Club draw (April 2017) are as follows: 1st Prize of £133.88 went to number 34 2nd Prize of £38.25 went to number 6 3rd Prize of £19.13 went to number 35 Congratulations to all. If you want to be in with a chance […]

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Regatta Shop – 50% OFF Christmas Sale‏

We’re delighted to be offering our fantastic Regatta range of clothing to you at an unbelievable price. Follow the link below to start shopping. All items are up to 50% off so snap them up while stocks last! http://bit.ly/wsrshop

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2016 Regatta Winners

RHYLVA CHALLENGE CUP   (Gentlemen’s Double Sculling Skiff Race) Peter Lowe, David Gillard, Rory Copus (cox)   LADIES DOUBLE SCULLING SKIFF RACE Rosie Brady, Lucie Daman, William Denham (cox)   QUARTERMAINE CHALLENGE CUP   (Lady’s & Gentleman’s Double Sculling Skiff Race) Lucie Daman, Henry Blois-Brooke, William Denham (cox)   MARDON CHALLENGE CUP   (Gentleman’s Single Canadian Canoe Race) William […]

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NOW AVAILABLE – Regatta Programmes 2016

We are please to update you all and let you know that the official WSR Programme is now available for purchase at the following destinations: WARGRAVE: Wargrave Practice (At the WBC from 2pm to 9pm) Wargrave Post Office (Victoria Road) SHIPLAKE: Shiplake Practise (from 2pm-9pm) Shiplake Village Shop The Baskerville Arms (Shiplake)  

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2016 Annual Open Meeting

The Regatta’s ANNUAL OPEN MEETING will be held in Wargrave on: MONDAY 9th MAY 2016 : 8.30pm Sansom Room, Woodclyffe Hostel, Church Street, Wargrave. This is open to all subscribers, competitors and friends of the Regatta. It’s your opportunity to pass on thoughts, comments, feedback and suggestions on the regatta! We very much hope as […]

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Jazz and Jalfrezi Night

28 November 2015 – Woodclyffe Hall, Wargrave The Wargrave & Shiplake Regatta will, once again, be hosting a fun filled fundraising evening. The evening helps to raise valuable additional income towards the maintenance and repair of our boats and equipment. There will be a live band, auction and raffle with lots of fantastic prizes on […]

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2015 Regatta Silver Rudder

Check out the latest edition of the Regatta Newsletter the Silver Rudder. Crammed full of action-packed photos from the 2015 Regatta and Swim plus all the winners! Please feel free to share any of your snaps on our Facebook page  

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What does it cost to put on our Regatta?

  Did you know? Income generated from the regatta only contributes 75% of the costs of running the regatta The regatta cost £46,000 to run in 2014 The regatta has a fleet of traditional boats that required £17,000 of maintenance this winter How do we manage? Our income from entry, practice fees, merchandise, programme sales […]

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