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October 22, 2017

Tonks Small Boat Race

Tonks Small Boat Race The Wanganui Rowing Association Tonks Small Boats Race will be held on Sunday 15 Oct. Please note the change in date, race has been delayed by one week. Sunday 15 October, 9AM  |  Distance: 6km  |  Host: Union Start: 2km Finish, Aramoho Turn: National Library Building Finish: 2km Finish, Aramoho Entry fee is…

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September 19, 2017

Planning for the 2017-2018 Rowing Season

The 2017, 2018 rowing season is fast approaching and we have prepared an outline plan for the season – this shows the regattas we plan on attending, dates of those and an approximate cost. In order to make the season worthwhile we really need to start training now! Other clubs are already out there doing…

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August 27, 2017

Perfect Strokes | Bingo Night

Get your tickets now for our UBC Fundraiser Saturday  |  19 August 2017 Come along, enjoy this fun event and help us raise money for the new boat ramp and quad boat. Tickets are limited, order yours now! $10 per ticket includes entry, one round of Bingo and complementary drink on arrival. $2.00 per BINGO cards from…

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July 17, 2017

Winter Series Race 3 | Results

Winter Series Race 3  |  Results Cold and rainy conditions couldn’t dampen the spirits of the many that braved Sunday morning’s race. There was another excellent turn out with 24 crews starting. Winners were: 1st Ilona Davis, Mita Davis, Anna Te Rei, Ora Habib, Trevor Kauika, Bruce Butters – Composite Crew (Waka) – Tipi Haere 2nd Jack Clifton, Liam Lace,…

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July 11, 2017

Donation Request

Your club needs your help… Dear Members and Supporters, Your Club needs your assistance to raise funds to complete two very necessary projects: 1. Reinstatement of the flood damaged ramp. The June 2015 flood caused severe scouring around the lower end of the ramp that was constructed on fill retained by timber retaining walls. The…

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June 17, 2017

UBC 2017 Prizegiving

UBC Dinner and Prizegiving Thank you to all those attended our Annual Club Dinner and Prize giving. It was great to see a full house supporting our rowers. Special mention to those who help organise the evening – Bob, Jennie, Carolyn & Dianne, Garfield who helped in the kitchen, those who roasted, cooked and baked. Our MC Pat…

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June 11, 2017
Winter Series Race #2 2017

Winter Series 2017 | Race 2 Results

Winter Series Race 2 |  Results The WRA Winter series finally got underway yesterday, with 36 boats starting. It was great to see a number on novice rowers on the water for their first Winter Series Winners today were: 1st Kyle Malone – Club M1X – Star Boat Club 2nd Bob & Jennie Evans – Mxd Masters…

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June 11, 2017

Winter Training

The UBC is going to provide a winter programme for those athletes that want to be fast at regattas in the 2017/18 season, particularly National Champs and Maadi. Initially we are going to have a gym session each Wednesday evening at 6.30pm and a water session at 8.30am on Sunday’s. The second Sunday of each…

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May 11, 2017

If  you have borrowed a UBC unisuit or singlet. These need to be return to the Boat Shed lockers ASAP!

SAVE THE DATE   | 6pm  |   Saturday June 10 2017 Our annual Club Dinner will be held on Saturday 10th June. There will be a special guest speaker and we will award our club trophies and prizes. Members will need to bring a plate, veges / salad or dessert (pot luck dinner). UBC…