Archive for month: May, 2016

Come and join the ACT rowing community to celebrate yet another successful season on the 2nd of July at ANU University House.

Season trophies, point score pennants and the 2016 Cliff Hill Service Award will be presented.

We’ll also be fundraising for our U21 and U23 AUS representative athletes who travel overseas soon.

Hope to see you there!

ACT Presentation Evening 2016 - Event Flyer

A reminder that the End of Season Forum is on tomorrow night.

This End of Season forum is open to all local rowing members and supporters and provides the opportunity to give feedback on matters that are not covered in the Regatta-Sub Committee Terms of Reference.

The End of Season Forum provides an environment where all supporters and members can make suggestions.

All suggestions welcome from rowers, parents, volunteers and supporters.

End of Season Forum 

Date: Wednesday 25th May 2016

Time: 6:30pm

Location: Canberra Girls Grammar Aquatic Centre, Alexandrina Drive, Yarralumla.

Quite separately, the Regatta Sub-Committee establishes regatta dates and the scheduling of regatta events (see below).

The Regatta Sub-Committee will:

  1. have its Chair appointed by the Board;
  2. comprise a delegate appointed by each Member Club and a Boat Race Official appointed by the Chief Boat Race Official with one vote each;

iii.                  meet before the start of each season;

  1. establish the calendar of regatta dates, which events are included and the order of events for the various regattas and for the championships for adoption by Rowing ACT.

 The Chair of the Regatta Sub – Committee may:

  1. appoint other persons to assist the Sub-Committee in its deliberations;
  2. consult with other persons outside of the Regatta Sub – Committee;

iii.                  confine discussion to establishing the regatta calendar and order of events

Rowing ACT has received a report of a large tree in the water in the stretch of water between the Yarramundi reach rowing course and Scrivener Dam. The lake maintenance contractor has been notified and it should be removed soon.

In the meantime, please take extra care when navigating this section of the lake!