The buildings lie close to the Thames, and the school is famous for rowing, sending an eight to the regatta at Henley each year.
An annual regatta is held early in August by the Royal Swedish Yacht Club (Svenska Segelsallkapet).
It is only since about 1870 that this popularity has grown up. Ten years earlier even rowing-boats were few excepting at Oxford, at Henley in regatta time, and at Putney on the tideway.
An annual pleasure fair is held on Easter Monday, and a regatta in August or September.
Of these Henley Royal Regatta is pre-eminent by the number and importance of the entries, and by its comparative antiquity.
Wik, Heikendorf and Laboe, are resorted to for sea-bathing, and in June of each year a regatta, attended by yachts from all countries, is held.
Regatta is a stout, coloured shirt cloth similar in make to a jeanette.
There were in addition several minor contests: the Pyrrhic, or war dance, celebrating the victory of Athena over the giants; the Euandria, whereby a certain number of men, distinguished for height, strength and beauty, were chosen as leaders of the procession; the Lampadedromia, or torch-race; the Naumachia (Regatta), which took place on the last day of the festival.
There was a regatta in the Northwest Arm, in which the boats from the different warships were engaged.
The town is celebrated for its invigorating climate, and its annual regatta on the Derwent attracts numerous visitors.
The oldest yacht club in the United Kingdom, the Royal Cork (founded in 1720 as the Cork Harbour Water Club), has its headquarters here, with a club-house, and holds an annual regatta.
Moving to the Isle of Wight The Town of Cowes is internationally famed for the Cowes Week sailing regatta held annually in August.
A regatta fleet of 18 included many who were sailing in an open event for the first time.
hatchet blades, the essence of town and Regatta celebrations since 1899 has been captured on film.
James Cracknell's fashion piece in the Telegraph contains a howler about which airport is next to Milan's regatta course.
The Annual Regatta Week organized by Chichester Harbor Federation for dinghies and small keelboats.
This is a large open regatta with several hundred dinghies and open keelboats taking part and with the Wayfarers having their own class start.
In the Irish independent newspaper, Business splashes out to rescue regatta.
perambulated the town before the regatta commenced.
The club will be out in force at Trentham regatta this Saturday, the last regatta of the season.
Effectively losing his discard, he would have to sail a near faultless regatta to regain his crown.
The town can also boast of a Swimming Association which organizes an annual regatta.
This could range from winning a local regatta to Olympic gold.
regatta held on the river Lea is a side by side sprint over a short course of 600m.
Both crews had beaten the British boat in Lucerne at the final pre-Olympic regatta.
It was only ever raced three times - in the heat, the semi-final and then the final of the Olympic regatta.
The weather was co-operative and it certainly seemed that the first two-day regatta was most successful.
Skandia Cowes Week is the world's premier sailing regatta, with over 1,000 yachts and 8,000 competitors taking part in some top-class sailing.
Day 1 of the 4th annual regatta at the top of the world got off to a slow start.
regatta fleet of 18 included many who were sailing in an open event for the first time.
regatta organizers ' website.
regatta season... .
regatta committee kit.
If there had been sufficient time before henley regatta, there would doubtless have been another big reshuffle between the two crews.
Henley Royal regatta The Henley Royal Regatta is the oldest rowing regatta in Europe.
The moral of the story in the run up to the summer regatta season... .
sailing regatta held annually in August.
In the regatta fleet, for the less experienced sailors, there were 43 entries.
unlucky to lose the final of their event at Penarth Regatta two weeks ago.
In 1978, The Prince took time off from the Regatta to go windsurfing off the Isle of Wight.
The club will be out in force at Trentham Regatta this Saturday, the last regatta of the season.
The regatta held on the river Lea is a side by side sprint over a short course of 600m.
Skandia Cowes Week is the world 's premier sailing regatta, with over 1,000 yachts and 8,000 competitors taking part in some top-class sailing.
Useful links World Rowing 99 - the official Canadian regatta organizers ' website.
The moral of the story in the run up to the summer regatta season....
In charge of organizing medals and awards and regatta committee kit.
If there had been sufficient time before Henley regatta, there would doubtless have been another big reshuffle between the two crews.
Henley Royal Regatta The Henley Royal Regatta is the oldest rowing regatta in Europe.
In an opener to the regatta season, the LRGSBC senior sweep oar squad won all of their events.
Stourport 's first Novice Four were unlucky to lose the final of their event at Penarth Regatta two weeks ago.
Accounts required for club purposes i.e. regatta secretary will be waived of the fee for the duration of your appointment.
Oceania operates only three ships, the Regatta, Insignia, and Nautica, but each vessel offers casual elegance and unique appeal to every passenger.
Liners like the QM2 will need far more fuel than a smaller ship does, such as the Regatta from Oceania Cruises.
The Seamaster collection contains a number of watches with special attributes, like a regatta countdown timer or water resistance down to 1000 feet.
Thanks to the combination of design innovation, technology, and exquisite style, regatta watches are in high demand among water sport enthusiasts.
RMC (Regatta Marine Chronometers) is meeting this demand with the steady release of sleek regatta watches that boast a host of new and improved features.
In 1984 RMS successfully married style, design, and performance with the release of its first regatta watch.
If you're thinking about buying a regatta watch, take a look at a few of the many models offered by Regatta Marine Chronometers before you make a final decision.
RMS's first nautical watch, the Regatta Classic, remains the defining watch of the company's entire marine line.
The Bay Regatta is casual and sporty while remaining true to the RMS penchant for nautical themed details.
Designed for precision and accuracy, the Marine Chronograph is top of the line when it comes to chronographs and regatta watches.
To ensure this group's satisfaction, RMS has developed a couple of regatta watches made just for the scuba diving community.
Regatta Triumph: Functionality merges with sporty style in this diving watch.
Regatta Navinau: Elegance and high technology make the Navinau one of the most elegant diving watches on the market.
Other patterns located at this site include "Water Lilies", "Terrace at Sainte Adresse", "The Church at Vernon", "The Regatta at Argenteuil", "The White Water Lilies", and "Yellow Irises".
The Foyle Regatta was launched in 2003 with the opening of the new city center pontoon.
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