Thunder Bay Sprints

  • Jun 25, 2022
  • sprint
  • Thunder Bay, ON (CAN)
  • Hosted By: Thunder Bay Rowing Club
  • Sanctioned by RCA and Row Ontario (2022)

The Thunder Bay Rowing Club is pleased to host the Thunder Bay Sprints on Saturday, June 25, 2022.
Regatta Site:
The Thunder Bay Rowing Club is located at 755 Dock Street just upstream of the Kaministiquia River
Heritage Park. Thunder Bay Sprints features a 1000 metre, straight course on the Kaministiquia River with a
floating start. Buoys will mark the outer and inner limits of the course but individual lanes are not marked.
Contact information:
 Regatta Chair Francie Sweitzer tbayrowing@hotmail.com
 Regatta entries RegattaCentral www.regattacentral.com
Fees:
 TBRC regatta entry fee is $40 per athlete plus 13% HST (= $45.20) plus $6.02 per race (Rowing
Canada/Row Ontario seat fees + HST) for each event in which an athlete registers. All fees are in
Canadian dollars.
 Fee includes banquet after regatta.
 Please pay by one club cheque at TBRC clubhouse prior to coaches' meeting the morning of the regatta.
Dates:
 Entry deadline: 11:59 pm Eastern Daylight Time, Saturday, June 18, 2022
 Schedule/draw: 11:59 pm Eastern Daylight Time, Monday, June 20, 2022 - posted on RegattaCentral
 Late entries: Late entries will be accepted up to 7 am the morning of the regatta as long as they do not
create a heat in the event.
 Results will be posted on RegattaCentral by Monday, June 27, 2022.
Regatta Rules:
 The 2022 RCA Rules of Racing will apply, with the following exceptions, as permitted in Rule 1.6:
o Rule 2.3 - Proof of Age and Identity - There will be no ID checks.
o Rules 2.6- Weighing Coxswains - There will be no weigh-ins.
o Rules 4.1 & 4.2 - Length of Course/Standard Course - Events are all 1000 meters, except for the
dashes, which are 500 m.
 Masters races will use the Henley age-adjusted time system using age categories outlined in Rule 2.7.
 Bow balls and quick release foot stretchers: all boats shall have bow balls and quick release shoe
stretchers as in Rules 3.3 and 3.5.
 Bow markers: all boats shall have bow markers for affixing a boat number.
 Club Colors: all competitors shall wear their club colors on the water as in Rule 6.2.
 Each competitor may be entered in a maximum of four (4) events.
 Entry in back-to-back races will not be permitted.Content is not yet available for this section. Please email the regatta/event host with any related questions