WEARA AGM

The 2018 Annual General Meeting of the association was held at the clubhouse of Exmouth Rowing Club on Saturday 17th February.

Fittingly the Exmouth club hold the presidency for 2018 and club chairman Philip Gray was installed as President. Dartmouth ARC will hold the presidency for 2019 and have nominated Iain 'Yorkie' Lomas as President Elect. The club will also be celebrating their 150th year culminating with the South Coast Rowing Championships to be held on the river Dart in September.

The West Regional Rowing Council AGM was also held at the clubhouse during the morning. Phil Pring, Community Support Officer with British Rowing attended and updated delegates with BR matters.

WRRC Junior Team Manager

It has been confirmed that Yorkie Lomas from the Dartmouth club will take over from Paignton's Rob Harris as the Team Manager for the West Region Junior squad who will be looking to compete against 11 other regions at the Junior Inter Regional Regatta which is scheduled to be held at the National Watersports Centre in Nottingham on Saturday 21st April.

WEARA Championship & Offshore Regattas. 2018

April
7th. Parson & Clark Gallop. Teignmouth
21st. Breakwater Bash. Plymouth
May
5th. Langstone Challenge. Exmouth
12th. Thatcher Rock. Torbay
June
9th. Plymouth Regatta
16th. Wimbleball Regatta
23rd. Port of Bideford Regatta
July
14th. City of Exeter Regatta
21/22nd. Totnes & Bridgetown Royal Regatta. Two day event
28th. Greenbank Falmouth Regatta
August
5th. Appledore & Instow Regatta
11th. Paignton Regatta
25th. Torbay Royal Regatta
30th. Port of Dartmouth Royal Regatta
September
1st. Muddy Rubble. Plymouth
15th. Lead Weigh8. Teignmouth
October
6th. Pier to Pier. Torbay
20th. Exe Raid. Exmouth
November
17th. Dart-Totnes Autumn Head Race.