May – Bristol Avon Regatta



Avon County RC’s annual regatta (Bristol Avon Regatta) takes place on the River Avon just upstream of Avon County’s boathouse, on our straight 1000 metre course.


The 2024 Regatta was held on Saturday 11 May.


Thank you for coming.





We are trialing this year a Google sheet, to show race results on the day and the crews through to later rounds. Here is the link:

Google sheet with updated draw information


Bristol_Avon_Regatta_2024_draw_pdf UPDATE AFTER REDRAWS

Bristol_Avon_Regatta_2024_timetable_pdf UPDATE AFTER REDRAWS

Bristol_Avon_Regatta_2024_timetable_excel update after redraws


Notes for Competitors 2024

Parking and coach drop off 2024

Circulation Pattern 2024

Welfare Statement Bristol Avon Regatta May 2024 v1

BAR 2024 Safety Plan

Bristol Avon Regatta 2024 poster


Results of 2023 regatta:


Results 2023 by event with times



Course records following 2023 regatta





In its heyday, the regatta was called “the Henley of the West”. The Saltford regatta history (pdf 491kb) gives a vivid picture of an Edwardian Regatta. In the 1970s the Regatta moved to Bristol docks, and it moved back to Saltford in 2008.