Captain’s Blog 21 October 2016

Learn to row coaching, Noise complaint this morning, Alarm, Gym closure, Video of the week Learn to Row coaches for term 4 Sorry to harp on about this but we are still short one coach for the next seven weekends of LTR. We urgently need a fill-in coach for tomorrow (Saturday) at 8am. We also need a larger panel of people who can act as fill-in coaches occasionally. Please help and email Suzanne Hartley at [...]

Captain’s Blog 7 October 2016

Pontoon, Learn to Row coaches, Gym closure, Ted Bromley, Appalling Wombat Learn to Row coaches for term 4 We are still short LTR coaches for the upcoming term. If you are prepared to help please email Suzanne Hartley at learntorow@mosmanrowing.com. This program raises essential money for the club and, I can assure you, is very rewarding for the coaches, particularly in term 4 when the days are getting longer and warmer. Private function in gym [...]

Captain’s Blog 29 September 2016

Daylight saving, Rowing NSW Life Memberships, LTR coaches needed, Missing equipment, Navigation, RNSW membership Daylight Saving starts on Saturday night On Saturday sunrise will be at 5.32am but on Sunday it will be at 6.31am. As you know, lights are compulsory before sunrise so please remember to bring and use them. Rowing NSW Life Memberships Congratulations to Mosman Rowing Club stalwarts, Nick Garratt and Terry O’Hanlon, who were granted life membership of Rowing NSW at [...]

Captain’s Blog 5 August 2016

Trivia Night, Rio Regatta, a great book, missing lights Trivia Night This Saturday’s Trivia Night is now a sell-out at 120 tickets.  Congratulations to the organising committee and thank you to everyone who bought tickets or made a donation.  A report of the event will follow next week. Olympic Games If you stay up till 2am on Saturday night/Sunday morning you will get to see all the Australian rowers race their heats other than the [...]

Captain’s Blog 18 July 2016

Mosman Rowing Club Trivia Night This MRC Trivia Night will be held at the club on the evening of Saturday,  6 August.  Please mark it in your diaries.  We have held off promoting the event until after the Rowing NSW dinner.  More details will follow this week.  I have little doubt that my table will win handsomely! J.B. Sharp Regatta this Saturday It is very likely that at least one MRC crew will be racing [...]

Captain’s Blog 8 July 2016

Another MRC member selected Rowing Australia has included Jessie Allen in the women’s pair for the team nominated to Australian University Sport to compete at the 2016 World University Rowing Championships in Poznan, Poland in September. Alfie Young has been nominated as a coach.  Congratulations to Jessie and Alfie.  Details linked below. http://www.rowingaustralia.com.au/ra-confirms-seven-crews-to-be-nominated-to-australian-university-sport-for-2016-world-university-rowing-championships/ Rowing NSW function Mosman has booked some tables for the Rowing NSW Support the Crew Fundraiser at the Four Seasons Hotel on [...]