Swale Barge Match 2020 – A windswept washout

https://youtu.be/DWbWwKfJf-I Covid ruined everyone's summer and it looked as though the annual barge matches would be no exception to the stream of event cancellations. However, with the national outlook looking better, the Swale Match Committee decided to run the race after all at the end of August and we decided to enter the barge, sailing …

Swale Barge Match

The Swale Barge Match takes place on one of the most unspoiled stretches of river on the East Coast.There is a regatta feel to the event, with separate classes for barges, smacks, classic yachts, old gaffers, steam ships and dutch barges. 2021 MATCH DETAILS Date: Saturday 31st July 2021 Start Time - TBC Embarkation: 0630hrs …