Sponsored Row 2011
On Sunday 28th August 2011 , August Bank Holiday weekend, we will be doing a 12 hour sponsored row to raise money for the Celtic Challenge in May 2012.
It will be held in Dyffryn car park (opposite the Ship Aberporth)
First rower starts at 8am and last rower finishes at 8pm.
There will be BBQ, Raffle, Cakes, Stalls and a chance for visitors of all ages to have a go on the rowing machine to try and win the 500 meter challenge.
On the 27th August 2011 the 11 mile race around Cardigan Island is back with £1000 worth of prize money up for grabs!!! For full details visit here The Mermaid Race
Dinas Head 2011 Rowers
We managed to get 2 teams together for this excellent evening event. The teams were split to make them as even as possible and it couldn’t have been much closer with Tilly Whim beating Dolwen by just 4 seconds! Tilly Whim completed the course in 1:02:35 and Dolwen in 1:02:39.
Click here for full race report and results
Big thank you to Newport Rowing Club for another great Dinas Head Challenge.
Tilly Whim team:
Chris New, Charlie Millar, Gareth Edwards, Mike Hodges (Newport) & Wendy Cushley (cox)
Andy Mayer, Andrew Cushley, Hayley Morris, Oli Box & Lisa Mayer (cox)
Tilly Ladies - Ladies Winners Leanne Philips, Donna Philips, Hayley Morris, Kathy French & Tim Ogilvie (cox)
Back to South League Racing with a bang. Aberporth Tilly Ladies get their first ever win! After a slow start they worked their way to the front and held of the challenge from Llangwm and New Quay to claim first place. Excellent performance, hopefully first of many.
Well done all the other crews, good effort everyone!
Our new boat Dyffryn also had its maiden voyage today
Llangwm Race 2011 Photos
Our new boat Dyffryn
Well done everyone for fundraising to get our new boat, oars and trailer. Big thank you from everyone at the club to Charlie for collecting.
Aberystwyth Race 2011
Part two of the double header Joint league race weekend.
It was a really well attended race with 24 boats competing in the mixed race!The first buoy turn was good fun
Aberystwyth Race 2011 Photos
First Joint race of the season. Held on a Saturday so a couple of teams missing but still a great event.
Good effort everyone!
Just a couple of photos from the day.
Aberaeron Race 2011 Photos