Durham Regatta Event Volunteer

Durham City

The Durham Regatta returns in 2024 for its 191st event across a sun-soaked weekend between the 8th & 9th of June, The Regatta sees over 2000 competitors over 2 days compete in front of over 10,000 spectators, bringing a spectacular weekend of racing and bank-side entertainment to Durham City.

The Durham Regatta is looking to recruit volunteers to help make the 191st Durham Regatta the best yet! We want to hear from those over 18 who have a friendly personality and a passion for the outdoors and meeting new people as well as different skills and life experiences.

The Durham Regatta is a valued and integral event in the Durham City and County Durham events Callander and adds life to an already busy riverside area. As well as this The Regatta creates an unforgettable day or weekend out for all.

People can find out more about The Durham Regatta at;


The volunteer roles are ideal for someone who is volunteering for the first time or who is a seasoned professional. The Durham Regatta volunteers will;

* Assist Durham Regatta spectators with directions and Answer questions about the Regatta’s program of events.

* Working alongside Regatta staff, security teams and medical to assist in the smooth running of the event for spectators and competitors.

* Supporting with various roles across the site including, spectator's pedestrian and vehicle access gates, spectator's ticket sales and assisting our VIP spectators within our VIP area.

Skills & Qualities

18 years plus. No previous experience is needed, must be calm under pressure

When & Where?

8th & 9th JUNE 2024
We have a number of 3 hour volunteer time slots you can select one or as many as you would like.

Training and Support Offered/Expenses
Volunteer Benefits

Great experience, enhances your CV, Great opportunity to meet new people. Free lunch and snacks.

Other Information
The Durham Regatta More information
Type: Tourism, Sport & Fitness, Festivals/Events

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