Held in conjunction with the Welshpool Festival of Transport the regatta will attract larger than usual numbers.
Entries for traditional coracle races will be most welcome alongside novice and group racing in GRP coracles kindly provided by McMillan
Coracles racing across the unusually wide section of canal in the centre of Welshpool will provide an unusual spectacle and will attract considerable public interest
Further to our news item in our recent spring newsletter, Arrowcraft Engineering have produced their first fibreglass Towy coracle, moulded from Towy coracle used by the Carmarthen Coracle and Netsmen's Association. They will shortly be delivering the coracle the Society has donated funds for to the Carmarthen coraclers.