Henley Royal Regatta – bloopers and mispronounciations


We’re on the lookout for mispronounciations from the official and unofficial commentary.

At the Draw

Steward Mike Sweeney calling Taurus Boat Club “Towr-oos”

During Racing

Regatta Radio commentator called Potomac “Pott-oh-mak”.

Official commentator called Manchester University “Manchester United”! His mind must be on higher things…

Commentators for Regatta Radio Mary Ann Chalmers announced that “Eton College never fails to satisfy”

And Claire Innes renames one event as the “Princess Albert Challenge Cup”!


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