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Bangor Regatta 2024

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Notice of Race and Entry now online!

We are delighted to announce that the Notice of Race and Entry for Bangor Regatta 24 is now officially online. We are fast approaching the Sailing Season and the BR24 Team have been working hard to get this information out to all owners and sailors to enable them to plan their sailing calendars for this year. As we move forward we will be announcing more info on the event so please follow our social media for up to date news. Get your entries in early we look forward to seeing you in Bangor and at RUYC soon.

Follow us on Facebook - and our new Instagram account - to keep up to date with all our announcements. You can also read a great article from Betty Armstrong in Afloat magazine that gives you some insight into the regatta.

We're looking forward to another successful and fun event in 2024!

Rory Flannigan talks to John Minnis of Final Call

23/4/2024

Rory Flannigan talks to John Minnis of Final Call about Bangor Regatta and why he's excited to have registered!

Keelboat Regatta To Return To North Down’s Coast

11/4/2024

ONE of the province’s biggest sailing events, Bangor Regatta, returns to the North Down coast in June.

Over 60 yachts are expected to take part in the event from across Belfast Lough, Scotland, Strangford Lough, the Isle of Man and Dublin Bay.

Pre-event Interview with Chairman Gavin Watson

7/4/2024

Rory Flannigan caught up with Gavin Watson to talk about Bangor Regatta 2024 andy why boats should register. Watch the video below.

Day 4 of Sailing at BTR

27/6/2022

I have a very potent meteorology indicator in my back yard, it's called a brown bin. When it's upturned and sliding around skippers and crews head to the pub. That was certainly the case yesterday as I was walking my almost airborne little dog around Ballyholme Beach. 

Day 2 of Sailing at BTR

25/6/2022

No problem getting the fleet underway yesterday morning in a brisk warm southerly. Conditions epitomized the reason why Belfast Lough has the reputation of being one of the finest locations for on the water competition in Ireland especially when the wind is in the south.

Ards and North Down Borough Council Cosimac Boatfolk