Southampton Coastal HORR
11:00 AM11:00

Southampton Coastal HORR

Southampton Amateur Rowing ClubSouthampton Head of the RiverCoastal FoursSaturday 14th April 20184150m on the River Itchen from Riverside Park Division one - 1100 Senior men J/S men Junior men Novice men Masters men 40+ Masters men 50+ WJ16 4X+ Mixed 4+ * Division two - 1300 Senior ladies Junior ladies Novice ladies Masters ladies MJ16 4X+ Mixed 4+ * * Crews must be of mixed gender and status. Pennants for fastest men’s and ladies’ crewTrophies for status winnersIndividual ‘pots’ for status winners (where 3 or more crews entered)Aggregate cup Entry fee- £24 per crew (£34 for late entries)BACS payments to Southampton Amateur Rowing ClubSort code 30-99-87 account number 00567941. Using reference SHORR.Cheques payable to ‘Southampton Amateur Rowing Club’Entries by Friday 6th April 2017 to;SHORR Secretary, C/O Southampton Amateur Rowing Club,Hazel Road, Woolston, Southampton, SO19 7GAEmail - Draw will be at SARC Sunday 8th April @ 12:00pm

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BTC River & Coastal Boats Head.
11:00 AM11:00

BTC River & Coastal Boats Head.

An invitation race of 3.5 miles on the River, Itchen, Southampton.

River Events

Division 1 (11.OOam)

Coxless 4's. Men's Open

Coxed 4's.  Men's Senior, Men's Junior Senior, Men's Junior, Men's Novice, Open Masters 

Coxed Quads. Men's Open, J16 Boys.

Pairs. Ladies Senior, Ladies Junior

Doubles. Ladies Open

J16 Girls. Sculls

All Ladies inc Veteran

Coastal Events

Fours.  Ladies Senior, Ladies Junior, Ladies Novice, Ladies Masters

 Coastal Quads, J16 Boys 

Pairs. Men's Senior, Men's Junior

Doubles (Must contain one novice sculler per boat.). Men's Open

Sculls. Men's Senior, Men's Veteran,  Men's Junior,  Men's Novice

Division 2 (1.45pm)

River Events   

Coxless 4's. Ladies Open

Coxed 4's.  Ladies Senior, Ladies Junior, Ladies Novice, Ladies Masters

Coxed Quads. Ladies Open, J16 Girls

Pairs. Men's Senior, Men's Junior, 

Doubles. Men's Open, J16 Boys


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IWRF Junior Indoor Rowing Competition.
9:30 AM09:30

IWRF Junior Indoor Rowing Competition.

The Island Indoor Rowing Championships 2018

Sunday November 4th at Shanklin-Sandown RC.

Open to school years 7-13 who are members of Shanklin RC , Ryde RC, Newport RC and Ryde School BC

·       Registration 9.30-10am

·       Racing commences 10.30am

·       Individual races and Team Relays

Please see your Club Coordinator for an application form and further details.

Open to under 18's from Newport, Ryde, Ryde and Shanklin Rowing Clubs + Ryde School Boat Club.

Registration is FREE but needs to be in by 10:00am to ensure an 10.30am start   Comfirmation of Results will be followed by Prize giving between 2pm & 2.30pm. The Competition is in two parts covering three events.   Part one  Competing as individuals over two events. Distance in a fixed time and 250m sprint but subject to  change/may not do both. Competitors will be divided into boys & girls and into age groups as described below. Prizes will be awarded to all age groups in boys and girls for first, second and third places. Part two  A relay competion. Teams will compete against each other over a fixed distance (tba) nominally 3k Final format to be decided on the day of the competition depending on the entries received on the day. Example. Teams could consist of 4 competitors (mixed gender) drawn at random, all different age groups.  No more than one person from each age group. Prizes will be awarded to all members of the team for first , second and third places. Age groups are as per BR guidelines from NJIRC website. Year 7   age 11 on September 1st   2 minutes Year  8  age 12 on September 1st   3 minutes Year  9  age 13 on September 1st   4 minutes Year  10  age 14 on September 1st   5 minutes Year  11  age 15 on September 1st   6 minutes Years 12 & 13 – 16 / 17  on September 1st 2k 250m challenge (shortest time wins). Categories as per age and gender as in challenge 1.

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6:45 PM18:45


The Club has booked the Waterside Pool - end of Ryde Canoe Lake - for its bi-annual capsize drill & swim test on –

FRIDAY, 23rd MARCH with access to the Pool at  at 7.30pm.

It is a safety rule that all active oarsman, oarswomen and coxswains - should have completed the capsize drill & swim test as soon as possible. Any active member who has not done this should attend this session.

You need to be at the Clubhouse for 6.45pm prompt - for a safety briefing and to help take the single scull we will use along to the Waterside Pool.   

The session will include capsize drill, swim test and throw-line practise - and for coxswains life-jacket practise.

You need to do the test in rowing kit - all-in-one; T shirt & shorts etc..

The pool is indoor and heated - and there are changing rooms and showers.

If you have not completed this test - or want to do a refresher – it’s important you attend - and water activity may be restricted if you have not completed the test/drill.

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Wessex Regional Rowing Council Meeting
10:30 AM10:30

Wessex Regional Rowing Council Meeting

Dear All


Further to the last Wessex & SE Coastal meeting, we had invited British Rowing to attend the next regional meeting to present and discuss the regions participation and support of the British Offshore-Rowing Championships.


Due to the large geographical locations of all of clubs, we proposed that we would hold it as centrally as possible on a Sunday rather than the usual Tuesday night if representatives from British Rowing could attend.


I can confirm that British Rowing will be attending our next meeting with the primary purpose of outlining the plans for the Off-Shore Championships being held in Sandbanks in August.


The next meeting will be Sunday 18th March at Southsea Rowing Club and the meeting will commence at 10.30am


This is a great opportunity for all clubs within the Wessex & SE region to find out more about the Off-Shore Championships and how their clubs can take part or support and we hope that the venue and date will suit those who would usually be unable to attend a Tuesday night meeting.

To help gauge number, please could you advise by return email if you or a representative of your club will or will not be attending?

With thanks in advance,


Penny Budd BA(Hons)

Zzing Marketing Ltd

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