Please note these details are subject to amendment

All participating clubs must advise the Registration Desk of the contact phone number of a club member who will be present the whole day.


Senior and Masters’ events, Saturday 15th July 2017

  • Senior and Masters’ events are held over an 850m downstream course.
  • Racing will be held from approximately 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • The Regatta will be run in morning and afternoon divisions as shown below.
  • All events are offered separately as open events or women’s events, with mixed events as shown highlighted in yellow
  • There are mixed non status eights and fours and also mixed masters eights and fours
  • Masters’ events will be handicapped.
SENIOR 1x 2- Mx4- 4-
IM1 2x 4-
IM2 1x 2- 8+
IM3  2x 4+
NOVICE 1x 8+
MASTERS 1x 2- Mx4- 4+ 8+
Entry fee £12  £24 £24 £48 £96
SENIOR 2x Mx4x- 4x- Mx8+
IM1 1x 2- 4x- 8+
IM2 2x 4-
IM3 1x 2- 4x- 8+
NOVICE 2x 4+
MASTERS 2x 4x-/Mx4x- 4- Mx8+
Entry fee £12 £24 £24 £48 £96
  • Doubling up for crews or boats is permitted in different divisions but not within the same division
  • Other invitation events may be held if there is sufficient demand.
  • All entries are subject to the conditions of entry (see below)
  • There are special entry criteria for events for Garrick Doubles (see below)

Junior events (J11 to J18), Sunday 16th July 2017

  •  Junior events are held over a 500m downstream course.
  • Racing will be held from approximately 9am to 5pm.
  • Racing will be held in three waves of racing, each comprising one boys and one girls event in a particular class of boat.
  • The precise organisation of the waves will be decided at the time of the draw.
  • Entries are welcomed for the classes listed below
  • Depending on the numbers of entries received, the events may be sub-divided.
  • J12 to J18 events are offered separately as boys and girls events.
Coxed Quads Doubles Singles
J16 Coxless
Entry fee £48 £24 £12
  • All entries are subject to the conditions of entry (see below)
  • All competitors must be BR Registered.
  • J11’s are not permitted to double up in any event (except coxes).
  • Doubling between age groups is done entirely at the competitors own risk.
  • Events at J11 may be combined into mixed events dependant on the number of entries. (Any mixed crew entries will be placed in the open (Boys) event if separate events are held.)
  • In events where there are less than 4 entries, crews will be moved up an age group unless there is a specific request not to do so on the entry form. [Providing the crew still qualifies against British Rowing rule 2-3 (d)]
  • If the regatta is over subscribed, the events will be reduced using the following criteria.
    1.  Events with less than 4 entries will be withdrawn.
    2.  Competitors doubling up will be reduced to one race. (Attempts will be made to ensure everyone gets a race.)
    3.  Any further reductions required will be spread evenly between clubs

Explore Rowing Saturday 15th July 2017 

  • Explore Rowing events will be held in coxed quads.
  • Boats will be supplied by the Regatta and crews must be BR registered adult explore rowing members.
  • Crews may be men, mixed or women and a handicap will be applied to ensure fair racing.
  • This event is being run as part of the Explore League.
  • Entries must be made and paid for by the closing date, and may be sent in by e-mail, containing names, contact details and British Rowing numbers to tbates8888@aol.com or posted to MAR Secretary 22 Vine Road East Molesey KT8 9LA. Alternatively the old entry forms may be used.
  • Race fees are the same as Seniors, and should be paid to 20-90-56 40677833 with a narrative of ‘EXPLORE your Club’, or by cheque sent with your entry form.

Victor Ludorum

  • The C W Kent Trophy (Victor Ludorum) will be awarded to the Club which gains the most points at the Saturday Regatta as follows:
  • Winners of each eights event – 3 points
  • Winners of each fours or quads events – 2 points
  • Winners of each doubles, pairs or singles events – 1 point

Garrick Doubles

  • This event is an open double scull event.
  • The crew must contain one novice who has no qualifying win in either discipline, sculling or sweep.
  • Entries may be mixed.


Entries are accepted subject to the Rules of Molesey Amateur Regatta but competitors should also note the following points:

  • The number of races on Saturday will be limited to approximately 150.
  • Entries must be paid before crews will be entered into the Draw, or good reason given.
  • A minimum of four crews must enter an event – otherwise it may be withdrawn at the Committee’s discretion.
  • If an event is withdrawn, crews entering will be moved up to the next highest event within the same division, unless they have indicated otherwise on the entry form.
  • Fees must be fully paid and boats in safe condition to obtain boat numbers on the day. Please note that crews withdrawn after the draw must pay full entry fees. Please make cheques payable to Molesey Amateur Regatta.
  • If an entry is withdrawn before the closing time for entries, a full refund will be made.
  • No refunds will be made for entries withdrawn after the closing time for entries.
  • If the Regatta is cancelled or curtailed because of weather conditions or other reasons outside the Regatta’s control, a proportionate refund will be made taking account of costs incurred.
  • The Committee can accept no responsibility for competitors boats and equipment and competitors leaving boats and equipment at the Regatta site do so at their own responsibility.


  • Trailers may NOT be left on the regatta site overnight, following an incident in 2014.
  • By arrangement trailers may be left in the Molesey Boat Club compound.


  • Entries for both Saturday and Sunday must be made through BROE. This year we are continuing to use the existing classification system.
  • Payment may be made either through BROE, or by bank transfer to the Regatta or by cheque.
  • The Regatta bank account is 20-90-56 40677833.
  • Cheques should be made payable to Molesey Amateur Regatta and sent to :
    Michael Gardiner, Rogues Roost, Heath Road, Weybridge, KT13 8TL