Pairs Head 2015 will be on Saturday 10th Oct, 3.30pm
Prize Giving 2014
This year the Pairs Head Committee will introduce the Anna Roots Trophy for the fastest Women’s Pair. Anna was tragically killed during a recent charity cycle ride from John O’Groats to Lands End. Anna was a well loved Tideway rower and regular Pairs Head competitor.
Congratulations to all winning crews. The Prize Giving Ceremony will be on Sunday 19th October, 12pm.
About the race
Chiswick to Harrods Wall – 4,500m approx.
The course will be DOWNSTREAM on the ebb tide. The river will be closed.
Men’s & Women’s Events
|Coxless Pairs||Elite, Senior, Intermediate 1 & 2, Masters* B and above, Junior|
|Double Sculls||Elite, Senior, Intermediate 1, 2 & 3, Masters* B and above, Junior, J16|
|Double Sculls||Men’s Lightweight Elite, IM3 and Women’s Lightweight Elite, IM3 (see notes below)|
|Double Sculls||Elite, Intermediate 1, 2 & 3, Masters* B and above|
We are offering adaptive events for 2014. Please contact us if you are interested as categories will be by arrangement. Prizes will be offered for divisions with 5 or more entries, and less at the organisers discretion.
* Masters (Handicap) Crews will be placed according to their adjusted time in line with the Masters Handicap system (British Rowing Rules of Racing). [Note: Subject to the number of entries, Masters categories will be split into two or more divisions e.g. Masters B/C and Masters D/E/F]
Lightweight weights The maximum weight for these events is in line with British Rowing rules for the winter period: For men max weight is 75kg, and for women max weight is 61.5kg. All lightweight competitors must meet this limit, there will be no additional average crew weight restriction. (Any crew that enters lightweight but fails to weigh in successfully will be moved into the equivalent open weight category.) Weigh in arrangements will be emailed out to entrants. All entrants should note that race information will be posted on the website and will be emailed out to competitors. No copies will be posted, so please ensure we have your email details. The organisers reserve the right to refuse an entry at any time without giving a reason.
Plaques and individual LIDDED POTS will be presented to the crew of the fastest boat finishing the course in each division. See details of our Prize Giving