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

GRC Round Up 26/06/17

Hello Glebe Members! Glebe has some very exciting news to share! On Wednesday Glebe Rowing Club received a delivery of eight brand new Concept 2 ergs! We encourage all members to make use of these new ergs. The larger quantity of ergs allows for more group training sessions, which is a great way to stay motivated and connect with other … Read More

GRC Round Up 24/05/17

Hello Glebe Members! 2017 Australian Masters Championships From Thursday the 18th to Sunday the 21st of May, the Nagambie Lake in Victoria held Australia’s Masters Rowing Championships for 2017. Clubs from across Australia gathered in this scenic lake district for four days of competition. Glebe’s competitors have done a commendable job, bringing home some very well earned medals. Congratulations to … Read More

GRC Round Up 10/05/17

Hello Glebe Members! LTR Briefing Next Friday, on the 12th of May, Brad and Luke will be hosting a meeting at the club about Glebe’s Learn to Row program. This briefing night will provide an overview of current the Learn to Row program, LTR objectives, coach and volunteer expectations, roles and responsibilities, feedback and suggestions for the future of Glebe’s … Read More

GRC Round Up 27/04/17

Hello Glebe Members! Upcoming Boat Maintenance Day A quick reminder that there is a boat maintenance morning this Saturday 29 April at 9am. The last Boat Maintenance morning was a great success with many boats getting some much needed TLC. Racing Remember that entries for the the Masters State and National Championships close tomorrow. Please send your entries for the … Read More

GRC Round Up 19/04/17

Hello Glebe Members! Racing Last weekend Rowing New South Wales held the Edward Trickett Grade Championships Regatta at SIRC, Penrith. The Trickett Regatta presents a great opportunity to row on a stunning course, and the unexpectedly idyllic weather conditions helped make this weekend a memorable experience. The turn out from Glebe was strong, with a number of competitors making it … Read More

GRC Round Up 05/04/17

Hello Glebe Members! Sydney International Rowing Regatta The cacophony of adverse weather experienced by Penrith this week, from rain to wind to thunderstorms to tremendous heat did not deter the competitors of the Sydney International Rowing Regatta, whose strength, skill and determination were on display in a fabulous showcase of competition. Having spent the last week participating in the execution … Read More

GRC Round Up 29/03/17

Hello Glebe Members! Working Bee and LTR A reminder to all that a Working Bee is being held this Sunday (09/04). Following on from a very successful boat maintenance day, this Sunday is an opportunity to turn our attention to the general maintenance duties and the continued organisation/ cleaning of the shed. The Working Bee will begin at 9:00 am. … Read More

GRC Round Up 20/03/17

“Not everybody wins, and certainly not everybody wins all the time. But once you get into your boat and push off, tie into your shoes and bootstretchers, then “lean on the oars,” you have indeed won far more than those who have never tried” – (Unknown) Regatta’s and Results: The Edward Trickett Regatta is a grade regatta, which will be … Read More