New for 2022 will be the Brightlingsea Regatta Paddle Board & Kayak Fun Race in aid of St Helena Hospice. Starting from the beach in front of Brightlingsea Sailing club at 3pm on Sunday 17 July. Competitors will paddle around around a short course taking along the Promenade and back to finish on the sailing club finish line. Entry will cost £5 per person with all proceeds going to the charity.
You can enter online until midnight on Friday 15 July, or in person on regatta weekend at the St Helena Hospice Stand which will be located by the Hard on Saturday and in the Brightlingsea Sailing Club Car Park on Sunday.
As well as paying their entry fee, race participants are also encouraged to raise sponsorship for St Helena and to encourage people to donate to this most vital service which is entirely dependent on our voluntary contributions. You can donate direct via www.sthelena.org.uk/how-you-can-help-us/donate. A printable sponsorship form can be downloaded here.