Guest presenters for prizegiving at new venue

Colin LawsonNews

The Durham Regatta prizegiving moves to a new venue this year when it takes place in the grand marquee at Durham Amateur Rowing Club. The guest presenters for the 2024 prizegiving will be the Lord Lieutenant of County Durham, Sue Snowdon, the Right Worshipful the Mayor of Durham, Councillor Liz Brown and Cambridge University oarsman Mr. Matt Edge. Liz Brown … Read More

New site for Prizegiving

Colin LawsonHistory, News

The presentation of prizes for the 2024 Durham Regatta is to take place at a new venue in the marquee on the Durham Amateur Rowing Club site. Since moving from its traditional venue at Durham Town Hall over a decade ago the presentation of prizes to winners has taken place at Durham’s Gala Theatre or occasionally at alternative sites including … Read More

Event winners, sponsors and trophies

Colin LawsonNews

Results are now available in race order for Saturday and Sunday,  along with lists of event winners for Saturday and Sunday including  details of the Trophy won, name of race Sponsor and race number. Sponsoring a race is an excellent way of supporting the Regatta and new sponsors are always welcome.

BBC Weather presenter to be special guest

Colin LawsonNews

We are delighted that BBC Weather presenter Jennifer Bartram has agreed to present the prizes to winners at the 186th Durham Regatta. A native of South Shields Jen is a graduate of Durham University, and it was during her time at Durham that she developed an interest in watching Durham Regatta as it’s such a highlight in the social calendar. … Read More