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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!

New Boats for the New Year


The Regatta team are delighted to hear of several new boats that will be sailing in Belfast Lough this year for Bangor Regatta ’24.

Rory Flannigan talks to Ryan Wilson on BTR24


Rory Flannigan of Bangor Regatta talking to Ryan Wilson of Elixir from Carrickfergus Sailing Club on his new MAT 1010. Entries for Bangor Regatta are now open on our website, so make sure to register today. And watch this space for more interviews from Rory with competitors, boat owners and volunteers.

Pre-event Interview with Chairman Gavin Watson


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


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


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.