Course Regatta 16th May
|Lots of fun was had at the final
session of our beginners course. We had a "round robin" race
with 4 crews. Everybody won at least one round, and the final
race was a dead heat! Here are some
photos in Dropbox, courtesy of David Gaylard (Weybridge RC)
|This week's outings w/c 25th May
|Improvers sessions for the
graduates of our Beginners Course are on Tuesday and Thursday
evenings, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday mornings. Sign up
Weybridge RC are holding a Quiz Night on Friday. We could bring
the single sculling session forward to 6 p.m (or even earlier) if
people want to do both.
|British Rowing National Tour
|This year's tour takes place from
10th - 13th September on the River Great Ouse from St Neots to
Cambridge. Details and booking form
The 2015 calendar
has been updated - click
here for the full calendar and
here for a
Magna Carta Pageant Sunday 14th June. We have 3 boats entered and are
There will be 2 day rows through Henley during the Regatta on Saturday
4th July and Sunday 5th July - these will appear on the Events Signup
had a great time in Holland on 24/25 April. We had a day rowing
round the canals in the centre of Leiden in glorious sunshine on
Saturday, followed by 30 km through the famous bulb fields of
Keukenhof on Sunday (in not quite so glorious weather). A big
thank you to Nigel who did all the organising, Glenn who shared the
driving, and of course our lovely hosts at RV Rijnland in Leiden and
KRV Het Spaarne in Haarlem.
|Head of the Dart
crews headed down to Devon for the Head of the Dart on Saturday 11th
April. Roy, Gareth, Joan and Carole, coxed by Ian, won their
category in an impressive time of 58 mins 48 secs. Our friends
from Weybridge RC (Judy, Kathy, Cath and Merryn, coxed by Maddie) also
won their Women's Masters 4x+ category (NB. Kathy and Merryn started
with Weyfarers!). Full details
|Join in the
lunchtime Sunday Socials on the first Sunday of each month. Free
nibbles and a chance to relax over a drink or two!
Weybridge RC are having a Quz Night on Friday 29th May.
Weyfarers members welcome. Details
|The new roof is in
place, so hopefully no more leaks!
The blade rack is nearly finished, but is sagging a bit under the
weight of the blades, so will need to be reinforced before the rest of
them are loaded.
We have been awarded a grant by Elmbridge BC for installation of new
toilet facilities. Work will start in June.
|FISA Tour 2015
|Details of this year's
FISA Tour, from 12th - 18th September on Lake Maggiore, Italy, see our Touring
page for details. Entries have now closed.
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