Glencoe Boat Club has held its annual Regatta on Loch Leven for the past
40 years. It has held many forms during this time but is always a fun and
exciting couple of days.
Traditionally, it starts with an open race from Oban Bay to Glencoe for all
comers on a Friday. This is always exciting with opportunities for all
comers to excel in the open water of Loch Linnhe. Boats from many
different Clubs and locations take part to form a large fleet.
This race culminates in a welcome Barbecue at the Clubhouse once all
Saturday races are usually for all comers in all classes of boat. If
demand is high we run dinghy races for the newly qualified juniors and
anyone else fit enough, as well as two classes of keel boat, fast and
not so fast! This year we hope to add several new and novel race
categories, some of which may surprise you!
There is a continuous sandwich and soup buffet running at the club
throughout the day and the Club takes on a life of its own with so many
visitors and friends present. The event finishes with a meal and Prize Giving at a
For more details of what will happen and how to enter, see the Downloads.