GRC Round Up 25/09/17

It is with great pleasure that I announce that Brad Smith has been nominated by Rowing NSW for the Rowing Australia inaugural 2017 Participation Ambassador Award. Brad shared his nomination letter which said: The inaugural Participation Ambassador Award recognises the significant impact, leadership, and positive influence by an individual on rowing participation and development. Nominations for this award were sought … Read More

GRC Round Up 18/09/17

Shed Update Luke is looking for a few volunteers to assist with tidying up the tools and parts section of the shed. The aim is to clean out all the drawers and relabel them. At the end of the process we expect we will have an idea of what’s in the shed. If you are able to assist please email … Read More

GRC Round Up 07/09/17

Members Feedback Survey The invites went out and the results are in from the 2017 Members Feedback Survey. Thanks to all those that responded: the scores and commentary have been very informative. There is more analysis to be done and we will be releasing the full text of the responses soon but in the meantime here’s what we have heard: … Read More

GRC Round Up 24/08/17

Junior Program We are currently advertising a Junior LTR program to get more 16 to 20 year old Juniors through a program. The target is Year 7/8 but we will take older. This will then be followed by a more comprehensive Learn to Train and eventually a Learn to Race program to boost our Juniors within the Club. Be on … Read More

GRC Round Up 19/08/17

Head of the Nepean, Saturday 26 August This is a fun singles only 5km time trial on the beautiful Nepean River. Even if you haven’t specifically been training for it, why not have a go? Information at http://regattas.rowingnsw.asn.au/?events=3828 You need to get your entries to Mark asap (president@gleberowingclub.org.au), and definitely before 4pm this Monday 21 August. Member Survey If you … Read More

We’re listening – Member Feedback Opportunity

Hello Glebe Members! Every few years we, the Committee, run a simple member feedback survey to gain a better understanding of what members want from the Club and their membership. While we listen informally all the time, we believe it’s important to also have a formal feedback process where people can raise any topics they feel are important to the … Read More

GRC Round Up 13/08/17

Captains Report Boat News New 8+ There has been a delay installing foot stretchers as Sykes is out of stock until November so we are making carbon ones ourselves. We expect to install them this Thursday along with the mica plates. When the new shoes arrive from India (New Wave), it will be on the water. Thanks to Sammy for … Read More

GRC Round Up 06/08/17

From the Club Captain, Brad: Hi All Well, the first week in the job has been busy and I can tell you there is loads to do! And so much enthusiasm in this Club to get things done and make Glebe a great, fun place to row. A huge thanks to all that showed up to the JB Sharp series … Read More

GRC Round Up 28/07/17

Hello Glebe Members! On Saturday two eights, a quad and a double braved the early morning cold and pushed out into calm, clear waters for a 20 kilometre club row to Lane Cove River. Though the harbour swell was challenging, the Lane Cover River was characteristically serene, and our crews enjoyed a scenic row down this beautiful river. It was … Read More

GRC Round Up 19/07/17

Hello Glebe Members! Old Boys BBQ Sunday July 9th the Old Boys of Glebe Rowing Club held their mid year B.B.Q. There was a good turn out in support of these founding members, allowing old and new members to share stories and a laugh over a classic B.B.Q lunch. The contribution of the Glebe RC Old Boys to the Glebe … Read More