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Harbour Masters Notice 24/19

Partial collapse of obsolete fuel Jetty - Brixham Harbour

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Whatever time of year you visit you’ll find lots going on around our harbours and beaches.

To apply to hold a maritime event within Tor Bay please complete an online application form.

For a printable summary of the maritime list click on this link:

There are 37 events

Torbay Tornado Dinghy Race

21 March 2020 to 21 March 2020

Adult and youth open dinghy race hosted by the Royal Torbay Yacht Club.

SWYSA Tera's Regatta

21 March 2020 to 22 March 2020

Tera Dinghies racing off Brixham Harbour, and run by the Brixham Yacht Club.

Cruise Ship Rotterdam

19 April 2020

The cruise ship MS Rotterdam is visiting Torbay as part of its itinerary.

Offshore Model Powerboat Race

25 April 2020 to 26 April 2020

Offshore Model Racing Association holding two days of racing north of Torquay Harbour.

Brixham Pirate Festival

2 May 2020 to 3 May 2020

An annual gathering of the worlds most infamous pirates and lowly scallywags.

OCRDA Aqua Adrenaline

8 May 2020 to 10 May 2020

The sound of speedboats will resound around Tor Bay when the 2019 Ocrda Aqua Adrenaline Series kicks of with Round One in Torquay.

Paignton Open Single Handed

8 May 2020 to 10 May 2020

An iconic sailing event for single handed sailors in the sheltered waters of Torbay.

BrixFest 2020

23 May 2020 to 25 May 2020

Giving people a lot to look forward to, BrixFest has firmly established itself as one of Brixham’s leading festivals!

SB20 Southern Area Championship

23 May 2020 to 25 May 2020

SB20 Class dinghies racing from Torquay Harbour, and run by the Royal Torbay Yacht Club.

Cruise Ship Seabourn Ovation

31 May 2020

The cruise ship MS Seabourn Ovation is visiting Torbay as part of its itinerary.

Brixham Harbour Triathlon

31 May 2020

Swim from Freshwater Carpark to Fishcombe Cove and back, followed by a 2 lap cycle to Kingswear and back, completed with a run around the harbour to Berry Head and back

English Riviera Airshow

6 June 2020 to 7 June 2020

The immensely successful English Riviera Airshow will return for a fifth year in 2020.

RTYC Triangle Race Start

7 June 2020 to 7 June 2020

The Triangle is a double handed challenge. The event runs from Torquay to Kinsale, Southern Ireland, then to Treguier, Brittany and back to Torquay. The distance is at least 620 miles and lasts 12 days. At least 2 days are spent in each port with receptions, parties and even shore-based sporting competitions laid on and there are always plenty of impromptu parties on yachts and ashore.

505 & Javelin Nationals

11 June 2020 to 14 June 2020

505 & Javelin dinghies racing off Brixham Harbour, and run Brixham Yacht Club.

P1 AquaX National Championships

13 June 2020 to 14 June 2020

Two days of Personal Watercraft (PWC) racing a circuit near to Torquay Harbour

RTYC Triangle Race Finish

19 June 2020 to 19 June 2020

The Triangle is a double handed challenge. The event runs from Torquay to Kinsale, Southern Ireland, then to Treguier, Brittany and back to Torquay. The fleet will be returning to Torquay harbour on or around the 19th June.

RS 500 National Championships

19 June 2020 to 21 June 2020

RS 500class racing dinghies holding their National Championships from Torquay Harbour, and run by the Royal Torbay Yacht Club.

RS Summer Regatta

20 June 2020 to 21 June 2020

The RS Summer Regatta is a mixed dinghy event held over 2 days from Torquay Harbour.

BYC Police Regatta

27 June 2020

Yachts of various classes racing off Brixham Harbour, and run by the Brixham Yacht Club.

BLDSA Torbay

4 July 2020

An 8 mile sea swim from Meadfoot beach in Torquay across to the turnaround point near Brixham and back.

Paignton Harbour Festival

25 July 2020

One day of a full family fun with stalls, entertainment, demo stage with fantastic local chefs and the maritime history of the Harbour.

Yachting World Dayboats-National Championship

25 July 2020 to 30 July 2020

National day boats racing around the Bay.

RNLI FLAG DAYS

25 July 2020

Charity fundraising day for the RNLI

Yachting World Dayboats

25 July 2020 to 30 July 2020

World Day boats racing around the Bay

Jet ski run out

25 July 2020 to 26 July 2020

Jet Ski run out from Torquay

Fireball National Championships

2 August 2020 to 7 August 2020

Fireball Class racing dinghies holding their National Championships from Torquay Harbour.

2000 National Dinghy Championships

16 August 2020 to 21 August 2020

National 12 Class dinghies racing off Brixham Harbour, and run Brixham Yacht Club.

Torquay Rowing Regatta

22 August 2020

Rowing races off Torre Abbey Sands run by the Torquay Rowing Club

Cruise Ship Europa

27 August 2020

The cruise ship MS Europa is visiting Torbay as part of its itinerary.

420 National Championship

28 August 2020 to 31 August 2020

An iconic sailing event for dinghies in the challenging waters of Torbay.

Fishstock Festival

30 August 2020

Fishstock, the English Riviera’s renowned urban music, cookery and seafood festival returns to Brixham in 2020.

Cowes Torquay Powerboat Race

30 August 2020

One of the most spectacular powerboat events in the British sporting calendar.

Musto Skiff Nationals

3 September 2020 to 6 September 2020

Musto Skiff Class dinghies racing off Brixham Harbour, and run by the Brixham Yacht Club.

K6 Nationals

10 September 2020 to 13 September 2020

K6 Class racing dinghies holding their National Championships from Torquay Harbour.

H2 Hadron National Championship

11 September 2020 to 13 September 2020

Hadron H2 single handed racing dinghies holding their National Championships from Torquay Harbour.

Topper Travellers Event

12 September 2020 to 13 September 2020

Topper Class dinghies racing off Brixham Harbour, and run Brixham Yacht Club.

420 Winter Championship

19 September 2020 to 20 September 2020

420 class are two-person trapeze and spinnaker racing dinghies, this is the youth development boat in 43 countries around the world.