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We are deeply grateful to to all our supporters with special thanks to signature sponsor Red Funnel, the Isle of Wight Specialist

Our loyal sponsors make this world class event possible

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No other event in the world offers such a wide-ranging gathering of racing classics, from keelboats to dayboats and cruisers.

The greatest classics event?

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Racing at Cowes Classics Week is rich in the camaraderie and corinthian values that underpin our great sport.

Corinthian yacht racing at its best

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From jazz to high teas to suppers, you'll enjoy roaring good fun in like-minded company with daily drinks receptions free to racers.

Great socials hosted by the supporting yacht clubs

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The high quality of racing has made Cowes Classics Week the largest Classic Yacht Regatta in the world

Now firmly established after 12 years of growth

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Organised by the Royal London Yacht Club with the help of the leading local clubs, Cowes Classics Week is run by sailors for sailors.

Run by club volunteers for the sailors

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'The' Classics Regatta

'The' Classics Regatta

Cowes Classics Week is arguably the worlds' greatest classic yachting regatta.

Fabulous Socials

Fabulous Socials

Great socials at different yacht clubs throughout the week, with many free.

Enter Online

Enter Online

Online entry and social tickets will be available in early 2020

Handicapping

Handicapping

The KLR System is used at Cowes Classics for cruiser and dayboat handicap fleets

Regatta News Service

Regatta News Service

To receive all the latest regatta news by email you need to register.

Event Charity

Event Charity

Each year we raise funds for a relevant charity and in 2019 this was the NCI.

Royal London YC Burgee 200pxThe traditional Regatta Dinner is held in the New London Room and Garden Marquee at the Royal London Yacht Club, for a maximum of 220 guests.

Enjoy the culinary delights from the Club's Head Chef who trained under Michelin-starred chefs, with a fresh summer three course menu delivered to your table by the RLYC dining team. Everybody is also a winner with a half bottle of wine included for each diner.

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  • Orange & Fennel Marinated Smoked Salmon, Salmon Mouse and Summer Vegetable Remoulade

Followed by

  • Slow Roasted Jacobs Larder of Island Beef, Fondant Potatoes, Summer Green Vegetables, Smoked Pancetta, Wild Mushrooms with Caramelized Shallot & Ale Jus

Followed by

  • Fromage Blanc Mouse, Thyme Roast Peaches and Bitter Almond Macaroon

Dress code is Jacket and Tie.

Register

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT

Tickets for the Regatta Dinner and Prize Giving are subject to a 10% discount if purchased online before 14 July 2018, bringing the price down from £39.05 to £35.50

To add this social event to your regatta experience, click on the Register button below and then enter how many tickets you require in the shoppping cart.

RUN BY CLUB VOLUNTEERS FOR THE SAILORS

Organised by the Royal London Yacht Club with the help of leading local clubs, Cowes Classics Week is run by sailors for sailors.

Royal London Yacht Club Burgee

RLYC

Royal London Yacht Club

Royal Ocean Racing Club Burgee

RORC

Royal Ocean Racing Club

Royal Thames Yacht Club Burgee

RTYC

Royal Thames Yacht Club

Royal Victoria Yacht Club Burgee

RVYC

Royal Victoria Yacht Club

Cowes Corinthian Yacht Club Burgee

CCYC

Cowes Corinthian YC

Island Sailing Club Burgee

ISC

Island Sailing Club