The Swanwick Bursledon & Warsash Regatta

Welcome to the website for the Swanwick, Bursledon, and Warsash Regatta. Contact us at or via our Contacts page

Afternoon & Evening – summary of this year’s events

Friday 25th August 2017
From 8pm till Midnight – The ‘Friends’ Party.

friday3The Friends “CLASSIC MOVIES” Party was  held at the Elephant Boatyard with food and music.
Fancy dress, always amazing, but was even more so this year! The chance to dance with Princess Leah or James Bond perhaps?

This is always a private party for “Friends of Bursledon Regatta” and their guests. Last year we were again over subscribed so please don’t leave it to the last minute this year to order your tickets.

Our Regatta Friends make the whole event possible. Want to become a Friend? Please read our Sponsors & Friends page  and then contact us via our contacts page

Saturday 26th August –  Morning Events

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Saturday morning is dedicated to the Dinghy Racing with seven races starting at around 10.30.

See the Sailing page for details.

Saturday 26th August – Afternoon Events

Please note that there is no parking on the Regatta site and limited parking in the surrounding area

12:30 – 17:30 Afternoon Events at the Elephant Boatyard. Fancy dress encouraged!
Bar, Tea and Refreshments, BBQ, Whisky & Wine Raffle, Children’s games/novelty stall and tombola. On-the-water- events will start with the Paddle Board Race and the Gig Race

14:00 Start of the Regatta aquatic events.

The children’s fancy dress parade which will start at approx. 14:15

15:30 (approx). Water Carnival
If you would like to enter a float for the Water Carnival please go to the Contact page on the website and let us know. Also if you would like advice on how to build a float, let us know on the Contact page. All entries to fill in a Carnival entry form at the Information Point so we can, in the commentary, give you the publicity you deserve for all your efforts!

Saturday Evening Events (Start times subject to alteration for Safety reasons but will never be earlier!)

18:00 Prize Giving for Dinghy Races & Pig roast and Bar  in Elephant Yard

20:45 Grand Finale – Torchlight Parade of Dinghies
21:00 Grand Firework display.

Sunday 28th August   –   Yacht racing in the morning ( See Sailing Page)

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Races for Old Gaffers, Yachts, Keeled Dayboats and ‘X’ one Design

Prize giving for Yacht racing will be around 16:00