08/07/2013 06:56 EDT | Updated 10/07/2013 05:12 EDT

Infographic | Key things to know about the Regatta

The 195th running of the Royal St. John's Regatta is underway at Quidi Vidi Lake in the east end of St. John's. Here are some interesting facts about what's touted as the oldest continuing annual sporting event in North America.