This Week @ LRC - 29 May 2015

This Week @ LRC - 29 May 2015


National Masters Championships

Congratulations to Angela Conry and Anne Parbury on winning Gold in the WMF2-. Anne also won Bronze in the WF1x - well done Anne and Ange! An excellent result.

Daniela Borgert (second from left in the picture) also won Gold in the WA4x in a composite with St George, and Bronze in the WMC4- in a composite with Balmain, Drummoyne and Sydney. Well done Daniela!

Racing continues until Sunday night.

Pontoon line

There is a new 2 metre line on the pontoon as a trial for the better safety and care of boats. Please respect this rule.


Tinny rules

• The maximum number of occupants in a tinny is three adults.

• All tinny occupants must wear a life jacket at all times

• As from 1 June 2015, only Approved Operators may drive a tinny. To become an Approved Operator you must hold a current NSW boat licence which must be registered with the Club (email a copy of your licence).

• Every motor has a red Kill Switch Lanyard which must be attached to the tinny Operator at all times when operating a tinny.

• The motor must be flushed every time it is put away.

Save these dates

• Awards night Saturday 13/6: $20 to cover dinner. So go online now to buy your tickets and reserve a table for your crew

• First JB Sharp on Sunday 14/6 on Iron Cove, open to all members, but mainly for novices. No need to register. Turn up at the start with your crew. Ask your coach for details.

• Boat Rally – Sunday 21/6: $10 to enter. All rowers in mixed eights. Just like a car rally but on the water.

• Orientation for New Members – Saturday 1/8: New members - it is important that you come to one. Reserve the date.

• Corporate challenge and Learn to row: Coaches are needed in August

• Trivia Night – Date TBC in Winter. Silent Auction items required. Helpers wanted. Email to

Diary dates

• 28-31 May – Australian Masters Championships – SIRC

• Mon 1 June - Only approved licensed operators can drive a tinny

• Tues 2 June – Support the lighties' fundraiser 6.30pm – UTS

• Sat 13 June – LRC Awards night 6.30pm

• Sun 14 June - JB Sharp series begins

• Sun 21 June - Boat rally, $10 to enter

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