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 have finished!
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 local Hostelry…
For more details of what will happen and how to enter, see the Downloads.