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In conjunction with the regatta we will be holding our usual annual raffle. Tickets are £1 and will be available on the day with some great prizes. Thanks to all those who have donated prizes for the raffle,
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It's all ready to go but British Rowing wish to check tomorrow that BROE2 is all good to go in case of any glitches with the first regatta. It will be open on the evening of 13th February.
This year's Birmingham Regatta will be held on Saturday, 22nd April.
We will be trialling the new competition structure and this will be your first opportunity to give it a go in a regatta.
See the poster for details of the events we offer and the particular local rules we will be using.
As it's the first regatta ...
Thanks to all the clubs who supported this year's regatta and to all the visiting umpires who helped on the day.
Thanks also to our sponsor JW Hinks.
Because of a moderate tail wind which changed to cross tail in the afternoon the course was shortened to about 600m
After a few withdrawals there is space for 10 more entries so I have re-opened the regatta for entries. Entries close on Friday at 10pm
The regatta is still looking for sponsors of events. Prices start at £20 and details can be found here
Never rowed before?
Fancy giving a try and racing against similar crews on Saturday 7th May?
See poster for details
There have been a few withdrawals so entries are currently open again - 5 places left. Not all have opposition so you may wish to move crews around while entries are open.
This year's regatta will be on Saturday, 23rd April in the usual format of round robins and divisions.
Senior events will be time trials (if necessary) followed by 3 side-by-side races. These have been granted non-qualifying status by the NCC under rule 4-1-2.
We will be using the amended rule 5-2-3b and will be ...