Online commentary for the Cowes Week Regatta

COWES WEEK 2022: JULY 30 - AUGUST 6

After our 35+ years on air, Cowes Live currently cannot find any funding support to enable us to set up and run the much loved FM radio station at this year’s Cowes Week.

We’re looking for airtime sponsors that may be able to help. If you would like to reach 100,000 competitors, spectators and local people right across the solent, we’d love to hear from you.

Listen Again 2021

Rolex Fastnet Race 2021 Start

9 August 2021

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6th August 2021

21 June 2021

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5th August 2021

21 June 2021

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4th August 2021

21 June 2021

Listen back to Cowes Live 4th August 2021

3rd August 2021

21 June 2021

Listen back to Cowes Live 3rd August 2021 A quiet start to the day but the morning’s programming is packed with insightful chat and interviews.

2nd August 2021

21 June 2021

Listen back to Cowes Live 2nd August 2021

1st August 2021

21 June 2021

Listen back to Cowes Live 31st August 2021

31st July 2021

21 June 2021

Listen back to Cowes Live 31st July 2021

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Daytimes on CowesLive

Breakfast

Join Roger every morning throughout Cowes Week for a look ahead at the day's racing. We'll bring you the latest news, weather, and essential information to make the best of your day on and off of the water. Tune in for exclusive interviews, and chances to win fantastic prizes including Chatham Shoes, Sunglasses and more.

07:00

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Live Commentary

All the starts, as they happen, with expert commentary from Simon Vigar on the Royal Yacht Squadron platform and Matt Sheahan on Cowes Live commentary rib, supported by B&G. We get you to the heart of the action. Listen to 87.9 FM onshore and on-the-water for the competitive edge.    

10:00

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Afternoons

Simply great songs, expert commentary, and all the latest info for an afternoon in Cowes with the unmistakable voice of Chris Carnegy. We'll look back at the day of racing, then from 3:30 pm give you the race results, sponsored by Hamble Yacht Services you need to know as they come in. Add to this great competition's and chances to win everything from shoes to Mermaid Gin it's the perfect afternoon in Cowes!

13:00

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