Upcoming events


2020 is a special year for Scottish coastal rowing, as it marks the tenth anniversary of our sport. Watch this space for special events now in the planning, including a Row Around Scotland relay. It is also Scotland’s Year of Coasts and Waters.

Please note that the rowing calendar is being dramatically affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. The RowAround has been postponed and the Loch Awe Adventure called off. Many other events are likely to be abandoned or rescheduled. Keep checking the SCRA’s online calendar.

  • 1 January: Loony Dook Row
  • 25 January: North v South Race
  • 8-9 March: Regatta organisers’ course, Kinghorn
  • 24-26 April: Loch Awe Adventure, 14 mile race, Dalavich [Called off due to Covid-19]
  • ? May: Alan Meldrum Community Rowing Challenge (exact date TBC) [Cancelled]
  • 9 May: Loch Lomond (Rowaround Scotland event, attendance TBC) [Postponed to 2021]
  • 16-17 May: Port Edgar Open Weekend [Marina closed until further notice]
  • 17 May: Loch Katrine cruise in company as part of the Sir Walter Scott Steamboat Trust’s 120th anniversary celebration  [Postponed]
  • 21-23 May: Woudrichem Regatta, the Netherlands [Postponed]
  • 23-24 May: Falkirk Flotilla, Forth and Clyde Canal [Postponed, possibly October]
  • 6 June: Ocean to City – An Rás Mór, Cork [Cancelled – now a virtual event]
  • 6-7 June: Cromarty Regatta (attendance confirmed) [Cancelled]
  • 20 June: Broughty Ferry Regatta (attendance confirmed) [Cancelled]
  • 8-9 August: Shieldaig Regatta (attendance confirmed) [Cancelled]
  • 15 August: Ferry Fair parade
  • 15-16 August: Miners tribute, Kinghorn (invited)
  • 17-30 August: Row Around Scotland relay, Firth of Forth section [Postponed to 2021; now virtual event]
  • 22 August: Queensferry Regatta [Cancelled]
  • 29 August: North Berwick Regatta
  • 12 September: Queensferry Youth Regatta [Cancelled]
  • 19 September: Castle to Crane
  • 26 September: Monster the Loch
  • 24 October: Freshwater Sprints, Loch Tummel

Sign-up sheets will be put up in the shed for most of these events to gauge interest.

SCRA 2020 online calendar

Some of the action from the 2019 QRC Youth Regatta