Kip Regatta, the first ‘Major’ of the Scottish racing calendar, takes to the Clyde from Kip Marina on 9th & 10th May with partner Henri-Lloyd and offering the perfect start to sailing in Scotland or fine tuning your boat and crew for the forthcoming season.

With expert race management from Royal Western Yacht Club ensuring closely fought contests across the classes, including IRC1 & 4, RC35, CYCA 3 & 5, Sigma 33, International Etchells and others, there are a superb prizes from partner Henri Lloyd up for grabs together with the RWYC prestigious silverware.

On shore, a full programme of events including the famous Saturday night Shore Party at The Chartroom with live music into the small hours and Street Food carts on the waterside patio, a full breakfast service on Sunday to cure any ills, and a prize giving ceremony on Sunday afternoon to recognise the winners.

Throughout the weekend, Ross Partridge, Performance Manager ( at Henri-Lloyd will be on hand in the Chandlery and The Chartroom with Henri-Lloyd Kip Regatta merchandise, new product from their recently launched 2020 performance sailing range and offering the chance to win some fantastic prizes! For more information on the Henri-Lloyd performance range visit Henri-Lloyd. Our onsite Chandlery is also stocked with part of the new 2020 Henri-Lloyd performance range and able to deliver all items within the range too.

For more information on their ranges of contemporary sailing clothing visit Henri-Lloyd

Each year Kip Regatta attracts a growing number of first-time entries and 2020 – as the Scottish Government’s Year of Coast & Waters – is the perfect year to ‘do the West Coast’ and enjoy the world class sailing waters of the Clyde for yourself.

For more information, the Online Entry form and the Notice of Race, go to Kip Regatta Home


For more information contact Kip Marina on 01475 521485, e-mail

See the pictures from Kip Regatta 2019;