Regattas/Events

Rowing 2019 at a Glance - NRC may not attend all of these events.

January 19      FUNDRAISER - after Christmas bottle drive

February 1      Start of Junior spring season

February 3      Monster Erg, Victoria (indoor rowing, optional)

March 2, 3      Elk Lake Spring (optional, fee extra)

April 1             Start of Master's year

April 6-7          Dueling over a Grand, Victoria

April 13           Maple Bay Regatta, Quamichan Lake

April 26-28      Brentwood Regatta, Mill Bay

May 10-12      Shawnigan Lake Regatta

May 18-20      BC Junior Championships, Quamichan Lake (optional, fee extra)

May 25            Nanaimo Junior Sprints Regatta (volunteers needed)

June 1              Start of Junior summer season

June 2-4          Canadian Secondary School Rowing Association Championships, St. Catharines, ON (optional, fees and travel extra)

June 8              Nanaimo Rowing Club Awards, AGM

July 12-14       Challenge West, Victoria (optional, fee extra)

July 20-21       Cascadia Masters Regatta, Burnaby (optional, fee extra)

Aug 6-11         Royal Canadian Henley Regatta, St. Catharines, ON (optional, fees and travel extra)

Sep 3                Start of Junior fall season

Oct 19-20        Head and Tail of the Gorge (optional, fee extra)


News
Rowing finalists for Nanaimo Sport Achievement Awards 2017
Congratulations to coach Craig Rutherford as a finalist for high performance coach of the year and to rower Meg Montgomery as a finalist for female junior individual athlete of the year. The awards banquet takes place on February 17.

Spring Season

Duelling Over a Grand (All)
April  at Elk Lake
Register at our wiki:  https://nrcregattas.wikispaces.com/home
(Must REGISTER by February)
Driving directions...
Off the Patricia Bay Highway, just past Beaver Lake. Victoria City Rowing Club, 5100 Patricia Bay Hwy.

Maple Bay Regatta (Jr)
April  at Quamichan Lake
Register at our wiki:  https://nrcregattas.wikispaces.com/home
(Must REGISTER by February)

Driving directions...
Drive south into Duncan, turn left on Trunk Rd. Follow as it turns into Tzouhalem, and then turn left onto Maple Bay Rd. Turn left immediately onto Indian Rd and follow to the regatta. It is on Quamichan lake. You might have to park far away and walk. 

Brentwood International Regatta (Jr)
April at Brentwood College, Mill Bay
Register at our wiki:  https://nrcregattas.wikispaces.com/home
(Must REGISTER by February)

Driving directions...
Head South on Highway 1 toward Victoria. About 20km south of Duncan, there will be signs for Mill Bay. Go through the first set of traffic lights with the Petro Canada Gas Station on your right, and through the second set. At the third set of traffic lights, turn left, heading east towards the ocean. Before you turn, the Shell Gas Station will be on your right. Travel one block on Deloume Road with the Mill Bay Shopping Centre on your right to the stop sign. The Brentwood College campus begins just across the intersection, beyond the stop sign.

Shawnigan Lake Sprints (Jr)
May at West Shawnigan Lake Park
Register at our wiki:  https://nrcregattas.wikispaces.com/home
(Must REGISTER by February 

Driving directions...
Take the island hwy south. Turn right onto Cobble Hill Rd. Continue on to E Shawnigan Lake Rd. Turn right onto Refrew Rd. Turn left onto W Shawnigan Lake/W Shawnigan Rd. The West Shawnigan Lake Park will appear on the right. You might have to park far away and walk.

Bring a Friend to Rowing Day (Jr)
May at Long Lake

Road Hockey and Awards Day (All)
June
10am-12pm Road hockey at the Departure Bay box 
12pm-1pm Jr Awards at the Kin Hut on Departure Bay
1-3 Potluck and club awards at the Kin Hut on Departure Bay

Summer

Summer Rowing starts (All)
June 
Juniors: June-Aug or by the month
    - Times for until the end of school... M T W F 3:30-6pm
    - Times for June/July/August... M/W 3:30pm-5:30pm, T/R/F 8am-10am
Seniors: (18+): dates to be announced
*Registration forms on our website and at the boathouse


BC Champs (All)
July at Elk Lake
Register by June ...

Driving directions...
Off the Patricia Bay Highway, just past Beaver Lake. Victoria City Rowing Club, 5100 Patricia Bay Hwy.

Cascadia Masters Championship Regatta (Sr)
July
Events for masters age 21+
Register by June ...


Fall Season

Head of the Gorge (All)
October at Craigflower Park, Victoria
Registration due by September...

Course map: http://www.govikesgo.com/documents/2011/5/17/Gorge_Course_Maps.pdf?id=234

Tail of the Gorge (All)
October at Craigflower Park, Victoria
Registration due by September ...

Little Long Lake Regatta (Jr)
October - tentative. At Long Lake...














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