Host City: London, Great Britain
Venue(s): Ryde Pier, Ryde, Isle of Wight
Date Started: July 27, 1908
Date Finished: July 28, 1908
Format: Placement by number of wins, followed by points awarded as 3-2-1 for first three places in each race. Two races each over two circuits of a course in the Solent. Distance: 13 miles.
Captain R. Sloane Stanley's entry, Mignonette, did not start and Heroine completed one circuit in each of the first two races on 27 & 28 July to claim the Olympic title. The third race, scheduled for 29 July, was cancelled.