28-31 August 2014


Royalist was built in 1971 by Groves and Gutteridge in Cowes, Isle of Wight to a design by Colin Mudie. The Sea Cadets new brig was named Training Ship Royalist by HRH Princess Anne on 3 August 1971.

In 1992, Princess Anne attended the rededication of Royalist after an extensive refit in Lymington.Royalist is owned and operated by the Sea Cadet Association and the ship provides about 800 cadets with berths a year.


Country of Registration UK
Class A
Year built 1971
Rig Brig
Length 28.08m

Regatta News

Tall Ships deliver a multi-million pound economic boost

The Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta 2014 provided an economic boost to the tune of £20.9 million in associated spend, with £10.5 million directly attributable to the event, says impact report. Over four days from 28 to 31 August the applauded event which is a finalist in the Large Event of the Year category in the […]

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Praise Rolls in as the Tall Ships Sail Out

Economic impact of over £15 million expected as Cornwall counts the benefits of the fifth Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta Following the largest flotilla in living memory in Falmouth Bay, the 2014 Tall Ships Regatta has come to a close and organisers are evaluating the effects of the spectacular event for the Cornish economy whilst feedback […]

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