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GRR Quiz – Part 1

GRR Quiz – Part 1

Dear River Racers and All, Why not while away a few hours, or minutes, taking part in the first  GRR Lockdown Quiz and maybe winning a prize? 🤔 Racers:  First  register your Race Entry on the website (but don’t pay yet) and send your answers with the Registration Number to  info@greatriverrace.co.uk. This is all we […]

Covid-19 Situation

Following both government and WSRA guidance, the club is currently closed for all rowing activities. Our understanding is that the currnt situation will continue until at least the end of June 2020. The latest WSRA guidelines are available here WSRA Covid Guidelines

AGM 2020

The 2019/2020 AGM took place on the 31st January 2020 and there are some signficant changes for committee positions and help needed for our 2020 season so please read. Click here to read a copy of the minutes

New Boat Ordered

Your Committee are aware of the problems of odd numbers of rowers unable to take out a fully-crewed Celtic. We have decided that the solution is to have a smaller traditional rowing boat available, and we have persuaded Dai Williams of Carmarthen to build one last Teifi Skiff. Teifis are beautiful: coxed, fixed seat, two […]

Celtic 2019 – Review

What a fantastic Celtic we had this year. Both crews performed amazingly and improved on their times by a massive amount over previous years. The delayed start enabled all SARC crew to do what we do best, enjoy where we are no matter what the circumstances. SARC were well represented around the pubs in Arklow […]

Great River Race Crews

The draws for the Great River Race have now been made and are as follows: Red Roy Dixon Gareth Hotchkiss Dave Bould Martin Berry Passenger – Jnr Hotchkiss Ginger Simon Furnival Bruce Orme Rob Davis Stuart Richards Jonathon Gould Passenger – James Orme Revi Stephen Harpin Tim Downes Dave Ward Dave Kletzien Ian Mottershaw Passenger […]

Montford Challenge Success

Shropshire Adventure Rowing has just held their 4th annual time trial event and it has proven to be their most successful yet. Adopting a slightly changed route, the trial consists of an 8 mile up river row followed by a 5 mile down river sprint finish. The day was brilliantly organised by Justin and Geoff […]

Interim Safety Procedures

Interim Safety Rules 17/3/19, subject to ratification It is a condition of club membership that you are in possession of your own life-jacket. This is your own Personal Protection Equipment. It should be labelled with your name and you are responsible for its care and maintenance. Recommended life-jacket is “pull cord to inflate rowing life-jacket”. […]

Kelda Fundraising

We have all just witnessed something quite extraordinary.Kelda has redefined the boundaries of bravery, commitment, resilience, strength and passion – and selflessly only wishes the benefits to be enjoyed by Climbing Out and the numerous young lives which the charity so benefits. We were the ‘lucky’ fellas that first went to sea with Kelda in […]

XMAS Row – A real club get toge...

We had an absolutely tremendous outing as a club for our Christmas row on the 8th December. A few words from the man at the top “I am sure you will all want to join me in thanks to Dave Ward for organizing yetanother great Christmas Row. This was the first time we have ever […]

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