Cowes Classics Week welcomes Red Funnel as new signature sponsor and opens for entries

Cowes Classics Week runs from 27 July – 2 August, with racing from 29 July onwards.  Run by sailors for sailors, the event is organised by the Royal London Yacht Club supported by the Royal Ocean Racing Club, Royal Thames YC, Cowes Corinthian YC, Royal Victoria YC and the Island SC.

The online entry system will be open from 7 March when regatta information and the Notice of Race will be available on

Fran Collins, CEO of Red Funnel, added “Cowes Classics Week is now firmly established as one of the UK’s most prominent traditional sporting events and we are very pleased to have the opportunity to play a part in its success.”

Cowes Classics Week has announced that Red Funnel has taken the role of Signature Sponsor for the event.