rowers competing at Henley Regatta

Henley Royal Regatta 2015: Scorching Temperatures Ahead

Today marks the start of the 176th Henley Royal Regatta which will see more than 200 races at the world-famous five-day event. The high quality action and wonderful weather will be the perfect start to the week for the guests enjoying the Henley Royal Regatta hospitality packages.

The best known regatta in the world, takes place on the picturesque banks of the River Thames and will attract some of the world’s best rowers and has been a breeding ground for Olympic champions, including Sir Steve Redgrave. The opening two days of action will see over 160 heats take place before the quarter-finals on Friday.

Rowing clubs from countries all over the world including Germany, Australia, New Zealand, Netherlands, France, USA, China and Canada will send crews to compete. While prestigious university outfits such as Harvard, Yale and Princeton, Melbourne and Durham will also be racing.

There is no doubt the event is one of the highlights of the British summer from both a sporting and social perspective. Thousands of fans including Henley Royal Regatta hospitality packages guests will descend upon the famous setting to soak up five fabulous days of sunshine, sport and champagne at the quintessential British event.

For more information on how you can be a part of this fantastic event, view our Henley Royal Regatta hospitality packages.