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Novice Regatta - Information for the Day!



Now that all crews have completed their gruelling training sessions, waxed their legs, steamed their outfits, sown on their sequins and applied their spray tan, it is time to reveal the much anticipated race draw, Regatta course and schedule for the day.

8:00am - 8:30am | ARRIVAL & REGISTRATION

Please ensure all 4 members of your crew has arrived, assembled and registered with the Crew Marshalls. You will find them on the forecourt of the Boat House. Breakfast Baps will be available to purchase from the BBQ.

8:30am - 8:45am | SAFETY BRIEFING

All crews and all team members are to be present for the safety briefing. At this time, the process of boating from the raft, the direction of rotation, safety and emergency procedures, safety facilities, the Course and Race Umpire launches will be explained.

9:00am - 12:00noon | MORNING RACE SESSIONS

Please ensure your full crew is present for your race 15 minutes prior to race time to boat.

12:00noon - 1:00pm | LUNCH BREAK

The BBQ will be available all day with Breakfast Baps in the morning and burgers available in the afternoon (including vegetarian options). Sandwiches, cakes and drinks will be available to purchase throughout the day.

1:00pm - 2:40pm | AFTERNOON RACE SESSIONS 1

Please ensure your full crew is present for your race 15 minutes prior to race time to boat.

2:40pm - 3:00pm | AFTERNOON TEA BREAK

Treat your family and your crew to a well earned cup of tea and a sit down before the regatta finals. A selection of cakes will be available, and why not purchase a glass of bubbles from the bar too?

3:00pm - 3:30pm | RACE FINALS

Gather on the bank of the river or on the Clubhouse Balcony to cheer on your favourite crews.

3:30pm - 3:45pm | PRIZE GIVING

Join all Regatta crews and Club Members for the Prize Giving Ceremony on the forecourt of the Boat House.

3:30pm - 6:00pm | THE BAR IS OPEN

After a tough day of racing, join us in the Clubroom for sundowners from our Licensed bar. We will be showing all of the photos from the day on the Club Room TV for your enjoyment.

Regatta Course

Regatta Course