Event Information 2023

The Royal Yacht Squadron will host the 75th Edinburgh Cup. The 2023 British Dragon Association Edinburgh Cup, an awarded IDA Grade 1 event, is returning to the Isle of Wight for four days of competitive racing on the Solent.


We encourage you all to enter as soon as possible to secure your spot. Plus enter now and benefit from the Early Fee, from 23.1.23 to 23:59 on 30.5.23 pay only £650. This includes
*Participation in the racing, one launch (14th August) and one hoist (19th August)
*Berthing, and trailer storage for the period of the Event at the Cowes Yacht Haven (CYH)
*One ticket per crew member (3 or 4 crew max) to: Opening Ceremony and Reception, RYS; Edinburgh Cup Celebration Cocktail Party, Island Sailing Club (ISC); Summer Party, Cowes Corinthian Yacht Club (CCYC); and Gala Prizegiving Dinner, RYS.


OFFICIAL NOTICE BOARD Click here for additional event documents, SI’s, notice messages, and more

New to Cowes? For all you need to know about Cowes, how to get there and where to stay, download the regatta guest information guide, which is packed full of information on accommodation, marine services, taxis, shops, and more.


If you are looking for accommodation for yourself or crew and you would like to be located near to the RYS, visit www.oakcottagecowes.com They specialise in offering accommodation to sailors as they understand your needs. Contact Ursula: 07971187602


Sun 13 Aug: 1043 & 2244
Mon 14 Aug: 1127 & 2326
Tue 15 Aug: 1202
Wed 16 Aug: 0005 & 1238
Thu 17 Aug: 0043 & 1314
Fri 18 Aug: 0119 & 1350