Bangor Town Regatta 2020

Bangor Town Regatta is Northern Ireland’s premier keel boat regatta, set on the shores of Belfast Lough the event offers excellent yacht racing for numerous classes of yacht.

Following on from the successful event in 2018, the Bangor Town Regatta events team has begun the process of building upon the previous event.

Royal Ulster Yacht Club will be the host club in 2020, offering a superb location and backdrop for both competitors and spectators alike to follow the event on and off the water.

The event will take place over four days from Thursday 25 th to Sunday 28 th June, providing a total of 9 races over this time period.

Quay Marinas who operate Bangor Marina will be supporting the event within their marina complex with the added attraction of shore side facilities in and around the marina.

Ards & North Down Borough Council is offering its support to this event, with competitors being able to access their website via Bangor Town Regatta Website to book accommodation and all amenities that the town of Bangor has to offer.

On behalf of the Bangor Town Regatta events team and Royal Ulster Yacht Club, I would like to welcome you all to Bangor and wish you happy and successful sailing.

Gavin Watson

Bangor Town Regatta 2020

Welcoming Charles Hurst Jaguar Land Rover onboard


Bangor Town Regatta are delighted to welcome Charles Hurst Jaguar Land Rover as the headline sponsor of the 2020 event. 

During the launch event for the announcement, hosted by Royal Ulster Yacht Club, Charles Hurst Jaguar Land Rover Head of Business Alan Thompson and Ruth Kimbley, Marketing Manager joined the Ards and North Down Mayor, Bill Keery in celebrating the partnership that would allow this years event to build on the success of previous regattas.

Sigma 33 Class Championship to be held within Bangor Town Regatta 2020


The Sigma Association fleet are delighted and very pleased the Class Championship is returning to RUYC and Belfast Lough in 2020.

Bangor Town Regatta 2020

25/6/2020 - 28/6/2020
Bangor, County Down

BTR2020 Notice of Race Now Available


The BTR2020 team are pleased to release our offical notice of race. 

Michael Ferguson on the Transat Jacques Vabre 2019


Michael drops by to talk about the Bangor Town Regatta 2020

Less than 365 Days to Go...


Bangor Town Regatta is less than a year away, with our promotion of the event beginning to gather momentum.

The Guillemot Kitchen Cafe Winebar


We are pleased to announce that the Guillemot Deli will be the official food sponsor for the BTR2020 event.