ROUND HAYLING ROWING RACE
The race is for Coastal Rowing boats raced over a 13 nautical mile course around Hayling Island (always subject to the weather conditions on the day).
It is run as a single race with handicaps for different classes of boat.
The 13 mile course takes around 2 to 2.5 hours to complete for Gigs and Galleys.
NOT FOR PROFIT
A not-for-profit event, all proceeds are shared between the supporting Clubs and Langstone Adventure Rowing in order to promote and develop Traditional Coastal Rowing in the 3 harbours and the Solent.
The boats that are invited to contest this challenging course include:
- Cornish Pilot Gigs
- St Ayles Skiffs
- Solent Galleys
- East Coast Gigs
- Celtic Long Boats
- Claydon Skiffs
- Other fixed seat craft capable of rowing in the testing waters of the open sea harbours and the Solent.