Regatta Dates 2017 – 4th & 5th August

The dates for our 150th Anniversary Regatta in 2017 have been set.   W&SR 2017 will take place on Friday 4th and Saturday 5th August.   As the 150th Anniversary of the Wargrave & Shiplake Regatta, plans are afoot to bring you an unforgettable Regatta to celebrate this landmark. More details will be made available over the […]

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New Dongolas Launched

With great pride this year, we were able to launch three fantastic new dongolas into the Wargrave and Shiplake Regatta fleet. This were kindly donated to the regatta by the Stubbs family and we are sure will see some great racing in the years to come.   The Under 12 Dongola were the first to […]

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WSR 2013 – Lost Property

Did you lose anything at the regatta? See below for the list of items we found. These can be collected from the Wargrave Boat Club. 2013 Regatta Lost Property Tops: Black Gilbert (name label MacRae) Blue Jack Wills Hoodie Black Reebok waterproof Small Next blue/yellow rugby shirt Age 5 Small blue hoodie Ages 8-10 Child […]

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Hampers & Champers – WSR Summer Event 2013

A big thank you to everyone who came to our “Hampers & Champers” night at Harpsden Village Hall the Saturday before the Regatta. A great time was had by all (we hope!), and we look forward to seeing you all again in two years time for the next Summer Ball. We will also be looking […]

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Scratch Dongola – Entries Open Saturday 10th @ 9am

It’s not too late to compete… the ‘Scratch Dongola’ is open to all.Entries open at 9am on Saturday 10th August. REMEMBER: the Queue starts forming before 9am so get there early to secure your seat in a crew.    

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Official Regatta Programme – OUT NOW!

The Official 2013 Regatta Programme is now on sale. Available at the both Wargrave and Shiplake practice sites, local shops and door-to-door. now you can find out who you’ve been drawn against… perhaps you should have that extra practice?!?

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Attending the Regatta

Come and enjoy a couple of days by the river… Attending the regatta is open to everyone. It’s a great and exciting atmosphere at the regatta, with lots to do and fun races to watch, such as ‘punting in canoes’ usually with one of the competitors taking a dive into Thames, to the highly competitive […]

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Need some Practice or Training?

WELL WE CAN HELP – FREE TRAINING DAYS ARE ON AGAIN IN 2013 (14th & 21st July). As in recent years, WSR will host some training days in the weeks leading up to the Regatta itself. This is a perfect opportunity for complete novices to come along and learn how to skiff, dongle or punt […]

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We need your support!

Our Subscribers provide over 30% of the total funds needed to stage The Wargrave & Shiplake regatta. Their on-going support is hugely appreciated, and it is only thanks to this that we are able to plan ahead with confidence. WITH THIS IN MIND, WE VERY MUCH HOPE YOU WILL FEEL ABLE TO SUPPORT US AS […]

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Dates for the Diary

Key dates for the 2013 season have now been released.   This year, entries for the Regatta will open on Tuesday 21st May and close on Tuesday 16th July. Regatta Practice sessions will commence on Monday 22nd July. Training Days will be held on 14th and 21st July.   Click here for the full calendar […]

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