Lyme Regis Gig Club Regatta
Category: Activities, Nature
Start Date: 10/08/2019
End Date: 11/08/2019
Location: Broad Street, Lyme Regis
Booking Essential: No
Description: Lyme Regis Gig Club host their annual regatta this August 10th & 11th welcoming other clubs to come and compete.
Situated on the renowned World Heritage Site of the Jurassic Coast, Lyme Regis Gig Club is an ocean rowing club which offers the rapidly growing sport of Cornish Pilot Gig Rowing to the community.
The Lyme Regis Gig Club was founded in 2007. Starting with one boat, Rebel, launched in 2008, Black Ven was built and launched the following year.The club's membership goes from strength to strength and their success in competitions is growing.
The Gig Club now has 3 beautiful wooden boats, Rebel, Black Ven and Tempest; all built by local boat builder Gail McGarva here in Lyme Regis, along with Revenge and Prospero, the clubs two GRP training boats. We also have two 15ft sea skiffs, a wooden skiff Gale Force and her GRP sister Storm Force for young rowers between eight and twelve years of age.
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Telephone: 01297 442138
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