On the Island

Gosport Regatta Results

The Fourth Annual Gosport Regatta set sail on Saturday, September 28 with 36 boats racing within four divisions. Star Island played host to spectators, racers and overnight guests with live entertainment provided by the Funky Divas during the race day.

BELMONT Regatta 5-2
After watching the boat race from the Thomas Laighton, spectators made their way to Star and enjoyed a bbq dinner while watching the awards ceremony in the Oceanic Hotel Dining hall.

Overnighters were treated to a Jazz Brunch on Sunday morning with music by the Brown & White band.

The Gosport Regatta is held in partnership between Star Island and the Piscataqua Sailing Association with race day sponsor Eastern Bank.

The 2014 Gosport Regatta is scheduled for Saturday, September 20.

Winners from the 2013 Gosport Regatta

Appledore Island – Cruising Class

(10 boats)

Handicap: 186-309


  • Mad Max
  • Kokopelli
  • Aracati


Star Island – Cruising class

(12 boats)

Handicap: 129-179


  • Chrisma
  • Valkyrie
  • Artemis


White Island – Racing Class

(7 boats)

Handicap: 126-192


  • Vox
  • Fruitcakes
  • Thora


Smuttynose Island – Racing Class

(7 boats)

Handicap: 18-90


  • Hafa Adai
  • Saga
  • Ubuntu



Oceanic Cup

Portsmouth Yacht Club

Three fastest boats: Barefoot Children, Ubuntu, Veladare