The 188th Durham Regatta
12th & 13th June 2021
Without spectators for 2021 due to Covid-19
A spectacular weekend of racing –
As a result of the COVID regulations, for 2021, Durham Regatta is following a policy of DISCOURAGING SPECTATORS. Please do not put the running of the regatta in jeopardy by attending as a spectator.
The Durham Regatta not only offers thrilling racing, but also a variety of attractions for everyone. Entertainment from bands and performers along with a great selection of stalls to browse and local foods make it a brilliant family event. Last year 10,000 spectators and over 1,400 competitors experienced Durham Regatta set against the stunning backdrop of a World Heritage Site.
Did you know?
The fastest speed recorded by a rowing boat in a world class competition is 22.96 km/hr (14.27 m/hr). The Canadian men’s eight set this record in Lucerne, Switzerland in 2012.Find out more »