Thank you for visiting the Appledore & Instow Regatta Website.
We're having a well deserved rest and we'll be right back in the Spring 2016 to update our site ready for the
131st Appledore & Instow Regatta 2016.
Please check our site again from March 2016 onwards, or get connected on Facebook or Twitter
and we'll let you know when we launch the 131st Appledore & Instow Regatta 2016.
The annual Appledore & Instow Regatta is a maritime celebration established in 1885, with a week of traditional and contemporary events and array of stalls and many things to see and do.
Every year the Regatta never fails to entertain and is a great family day out on Regatta Sunday with many other events taking place through the week either before or after Regatta Sunday.
The Regatta events include Gaffers & Luggers Sailing Races, Model Yacht Racing, with new in 2014 Dragon Boat Style Racing, World Championship Crabbing Contest, Salmon Boat Races, Gig Sprints, Gig Club Racing, Beach Tug of War, Gig River Races, with competitive W.E.A.R.A. Rowing with 10 Clubs in 38 Races, N.D.Y.C. Sailing races and loads of other events and activities in both Appledore & Instow Villages including:
Art Show, Crabbing Competition, Fishing Competition, Sailing Boat Race, Greasy Pole Walking, Model Yacht Racing, Outboard Motor Race, Pilot Gig Sprint Race, Rowing, Sculling over the stern and the Boat Tug of War, Miller & Sweep Flour Battle with a variety of other activities and stall holders.
As with previous years, the ongoing support from the RNLI - Appledore Lifeboat Crews will be ever present during the Regatta and we thank them for their continued support.
The Regatta Committee is always looking for Volunteers to help run and support the Appledore & Instow Regatta.
So if your interested please contact the Contact the Regatta Secretary