The Gowrie Group Connecticut River Leukemia Cup Regatta

The Gowrie Group Connecticut River Leukemia Cup Regatta

19 Novelty Lane, Essex, CT, 06426
Event Dates
Saturday, May 1, 2021 | 11:00am Sunday, October 4, 2020 | 01:00amAdd to Calendar 2021-05-01 11:00:00 2020-10-04 01:00:00 Title Description Location Regatta UTC public

About this event

The Gowrie Group Connecticut River Leukemia Cup Regatta scheduled to take place on May 2, has been postponed to October 3, 2020, out of an abundance of caution to minimize the impact of COVID-19 on our community.   Please support. the lifesaving work of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

Our third annual event is a cooperation between the Essex Corinthian, Essex, Duck Island, Frostbite and Pettipaug Yacht Clubs.


Register your boat at at 

Please refer to the classes shown online for respective entry fees.


The post-race party will be held at Essex Yacht Club. Party tickets are available at

Tickets will be available at the door, but you will save $5 if you purchase your tickets in advance online by Friday, May 1st. 



If you register your boat you will automatically be assigned a fundraising page on the Leukemia Cup website. 

You may customize this page; please share it widely to allow us to maximize fundraising for this worthy cause.

If you are a non-sailing friend, spectator or party guest, please support our competing teams or participants by donating to their campaigns. 

You may search for a participant or team by name by using the search function below.

Sponsorship opportunities are available. 

Please refer to our event page at for details.

To make a general donation in support of this event, click here.

Find a Participant

You can donate to a The Leukemia Cup Regatta participant when their campaign has officially kicked off. Just search for the name of the participant and then click to make a donation.

Top Fundraisers

Rank Name Raised
1 Carter Gowrie $10,000
2 Ruth Emblin $2,770
3 Bill Sandberg $2,375
4 Roger Bauman $1,200
5 Bill Robinson $250
6 Laura Nunno $145
7 Tom Atkinson $50

Top Fundraising Teams

Rank Name Raised
1 Dragonfly $1,320
2 US 132 $250
3 Harmony $50