Nottingham City Regatta
Head of the Trent

PLEASE NOTE on the A52 between Grantham (A1 junction) and Bingham (A46 junction), the road will be closed from Friday 8pm until Monday early AM. So any trailers approaching form the A1 will have to take the diversion or another route.

ENTRIES HAVE CLOSED.  We are currently looking at the entries, so you maybe contacted in the next day or so by the people looking after each day.

Entry Fees 2008   Eights £80  Fours/Quads £40 Pairs/Doubles £20 Singles £10

e mail address nottmcity2008@nottinghamcityregatta.org.uk  for a pdf of poster contact us

Circulation rules see Safety section

1) The Regatta is open to all Club and Composite crews and is held under ARA rules.

2) Events, and entry fees are listed herein and are available on OARA.

3) Competitors must provide their own boats and oars. Coxes requiring deadweight must
bring their own clearly identifiable weights. Novice crews may race in either fine or
restricted boats.

4) Draw to be published on Tuesday 22 April 2008 on

5) The committee reserve the right to alter the list of entries to correct a mistake of the
Regatta or should it be in the best interests of the racing. The committee reserves the right
to withdraw any event unless there are four entries with three to row.

6) Entrants for Junior events should indicate an alternative event in which they wish to
compete if there are insufficient entries in the Junior event.

7) All boats must be fitted with slots for numbers on the bows.

8) Lightweight men and women will be weighed not more than two hours nor less than one
hour before the published time of the first race in the event. Rule 4.1.5 (average weight of
lightweight crew) will not be applied.

9) All Saturday events will be rowed over 2000m from stakeboat starts, with all Sunday events over 1000m with stakeboat starts. Warming down must be restricted to 500m and must not interfere with racing on the course. See circulation pattern under ‘Safety’ on the Regatta’s website.

10) Competitors must be at the start 5 minutes before the time of the race. Competitors
will not be called for their races and the Starter will start all races without reference to

11) There will be presentation prizes for all events.

12) All competitors must produce an ARA racing licence on demand.

13) Clubs are reminded that it is their responsibility to insure equipment.

Nottingham City Regatta is on Saturday 26th April & Sunday 27th April 2008.

Held under A.R.A. Rules of Racing. Two one-day, six lane regattas, with racing over 2000m on Saturday and 1000m on Sunday, to be held at the National Water Sports Centre on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th April 2007.