Information for the Competitors
The Regatta is held under the rules of racing of the West of England Amateur Rowing Association. All competitors must abide by and comply with the British Rowing Water Safety Code. Competitor numbers will be issued from the Regatta Control Point, near the Finish on the St Thomas Bank. A refundable deposit of £10 will be required.
No Parking is permitted on The Quay, the area must re-main completely accessible to pedestrians, trade and emergency vehicles. All towing vehicles and trailers should be removed to nearby car parks or permitted on road parking locations. Police and Traffic Wardens are likely to attend to ensure compliance with the parking regulations. Clubs boating from the mid course slipway must ensure that the Clipper Quay flats (adjacent) remain accessible.
Canoes and other water craft are hired for use on the river. They have been requested to comply with the movement of craft instructions, but are not under compulsion to do so. All competitors and umpires need to remain aware of their presence.
Safety & Emergencies
First Aid & Emergency Services
Emergency Services telephone number, including air ambulance, is 999. The Nearest Accident & Emergency Department is at The Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital (Wonford), Barrack Road, Exeter, EX2 5DW. Tel: 01392 411611 In the event of an ambulance having to be called, access to The Quay area will be either: For an incident on the North (City) side of the River, the ambulance will arrive via Commercial Road, For an incident on the South (St. Thomas) side of the River the route will be via Haven Road.