RACE DAY DETAILS
Race Day Schedule and Information
- Practice sessions – 12.00pm - 1.45pm
- Registration closes at 2.00pm
- Safety briefing is at 2.15pm
- Racing starts after the safety briefing
- After Race party @Boathouse Pub from 6.30pm with prizegiving
- Refreshments available 12.00pm - 6.00pm
- Hot food available from 1.30pm - 3.00pm
There will be no parking available at the Pengwern Boat Club
However, please let us know if you require a disabled access pass. A map with suggested local pay and display parking can be downloaded below.
Registration and Disclaimer Forms
On arrival at the boat club please report to the registration desk. It is the team captain’s responsibility to ensure that the whole team has read the rules on the website and to make sure all the team members have individually signed the team disclaimer.
PLEASE NOTE, TEAMS WILL NOT BE ALLOWED ON THE WATER WITHOUT ALL OF THE DISCLAIMER FORMS INDIVIDUALLY SIGNED. (AVAILABLE ON THE DAY)
Practice sessions for all teams will be available between 12.00pm - 1.45 pm on Race Day, the 8th September. Team captains must ensure all team members are registered and have signed a disclaimer before entering the water.
You are advised to arrive early for the practice sessions.
If you would like to arrange to hire a coracle to practice prior to the day, please see the information below.
Safety & Conduct
Information and some guidance on what to do on Race Day plus the Rules of the Coracle Race.
Some of this document is shown above but there's some more information on Fancy Dress and Fundraising.
Coracle Borrowing Rules
We encourage you to practice before race day. This document is the Coracle borrowing agreement.
Location & Parking Maps
Maps showing the location of Pengwern Boat Club where the Race is held and parking availability.
Borrow a Coracle to practice!
Practice makes perfect, so if you've entered a team, or are thinking about entering one, and you want to be one step ahead of the competition, borrow a Coracle from us - click/tap the button below.
*Note that you can book a Coracle to borrow at the time of entering a team too.