The Cookham Regatta is an annual fun event for families, friends and organisations alike. It is organised jointly by the Rotary Clubs of Cookham Bridge and Marlow Thames to provide funds and raise awareness for charities both at home and overseas. The main organisation to benefit this year will be:
Throughout the day there will be a variety of races on the river for dragon boats, canoe cats and dongolas. There will also be the Cookham Challenge event which involves teams competing against each other both on land and on the water. Team entries will be accepted on a first come basis so check out the options and send in your entry form.
In addition to the competitions there will be a wide range of land-based activities that will appeal to all ages. These will include a bungee trampoline, classic car display, sumo wrestling, charity stalls, a silent auction a fun dog show and much, much more. A brass band will entertain whilst food stalls and a bar will be available throughout the day. If you want to bag a riverside spot you need to get there early.