Henley Women’s Regatta would like to welcome spectators to the Spectator Enclosure..

The Spectator Enclosure accessed from the towpath or from the car park at Gate A, is the hub of the regatta. It is free to enter and has an array of facilities including public toilets.

Spectators can also access the footpath along the river so they can watch from any point along the course.

Relax with a drink and some food, watch the crews compete, listen to the race commentary and take home a memento of your day out.


Umpire Launch Tickets

Launch Tickets costing £6 are available when the crew names are published on the race schedule. They may be purchased at booking points located in the Spectator Zone, the Chairman’s Enclosure and the Start at least 45 minutes before race time.

Every crew receives a complimentary ticket for the coach to follow each of their races. Use of the ticket should be confirmed at least one hour before race time at one of the booking points, otherwise the seat may not be available.

Ticket holders must check in at the Launch Start 30 minutes before the race start time. Races will not be held back in order to wait for any latecomers. Please remember that silence must be observed whilst following races.


Food and Drink

The Spectator Enclosure offers a great selection of teas, coffee, cakes, sandwiches, and hot food to serve our athletes, spectators, and supporters. Food & Drink

Please note that the picnic tables in the Spectator Enclosure are reserved for patrons of the food outlets.

Friends of the Regatta may book a buffet lunch or afternoon tea in the Chairman’s Enclosure at Remenham Club which is situated adjacent to the Finish..


Henley Womens Regatta Shop

During the regatta the Henley Women’s Regatta Shop will feature HWR branded clothing and performance wear,, commemorative gifts and a range of beautiful jewellery designed especially for HWR.
To view the full range of HWR items visit the HWR Shop  Items may be purchased online for collection during the the Regatta.or in the HWR shop in the Specators Enclosure.

HWR 2024 POSTER specially commissioned design by Andy Tuohy

Andy has designed the collectable HWR posters since 2015. There are a few left from previous years which can be purchased online for collection at the Regatta HWR Posters 2015-2023



Introduding the official HWR Collection by Crewroom. Our relaunched range is all about sustainability, comfort and performance. We’ve ‘relaunched’ plastic waste as a new, improved, performance fabric – just one of the ways we’re fighting plastic pollution in our waterways.

View the official  HWR Collection by Crewroom

Shopping Outlets

Henley Women’s Regatta is delighted to have the support of a number of great retail outlets featuring a superb range of branded rowing merchandise, rowing equipment and premium clothing as well as gifts and mementos of the day. In between races take some time to browse the stores.


Henley Women’s Regatta welcomes visitors with disabilities and has a Disabled Access Policy to ensure that disabled competitors and visitors can access and enjoy the HWR races.