Henley Royal Regatta is one of the highlights of both the sporting and social calendar’s. Since its inception in 1851, it has enjoyed Royal patronage, from Prince Albert to Princess Anne. It is a jewel in the crown of any rower’s career and boasts the most exquisite hospitality. Unlike in most regattas, boats compete just two abreast, providing exhilarating head-to-head competition.
Be prepared for this unique 5 day event of over 250 world class events with our essential guide to the Henley Regatta 2013 schedule of events.
Henley Regatta 2013 Schedule
Wednesday 3rd June
Thursday 4th June
Friday 5th June
Saturday 6th June
Sunday 7th June
Much like The Wimbledon Tennis Championships, Henley’s history, tradition and customs distinguish it within the racing world and add to the prestige of this renowned Regatta. Henley Regatta is undoubtedly the most famous regatta in the world and is one of the highlights of both the summer sporting calendar and the social season.
Hardly surprising then, that this prestigious event attracts thousands of competitors from all over the world, making early booking essential.
What’s Going On At Henley 2013:
OPEN EVENTS – MEN
The Grand Challenge Cup
The Stewards’ Challenge Cup
The Queen Mother Challenge Cup
The Silver Goblets and Nickalls’ Challenge Cup
The Double Sculls Challenge Cup
The Diamond Challenge Sculls
OPEN EVENTS – WOMEN
The Remenham Challenge Cup
The Princess Grace Challenge Cup
The Princess Royal Challenge Cup
INTERMEDIATE EVENTS – MEN
The Ladies’ Challenge Plate
The Visitors’ Challenge Cup
The Prince of Wales Challenge Cup
CLUB EVENTS – MEN
The Thames Challenge Cup
The Wyfold Challenge Cup
The Britannia Challenge Cup
STUDENT EVENTS – MEN
The Temple Challenge Cup
The Prince Albert Challenge Cup
JUNIOR EVENTS – MEN
The Princess Elizabeth Challenge Cup
The Fawley Challenge Cup
JUNIOR EVENTS – WOMEN
The Junior Women’s Quadruple Sculls
The first rounds of the Thames, Temple, Princess Elizabeth, Wyfold, Britannia, Prince Albert and Fawley Challenge Cups will begin racing on Wednesday 3rd July.
Find out more about ticket availability prices and hospitality for the 2013 Henley Regatta