2017 Spring Head

Sunday 5th March 2017

Races are held on still water on the Gloucester-Sharpness Canal

All events are offered for Open & Women’s crews.

5000m Course

Morning Division (11.15am) Afternoon Division (2.45pm)
8o (Sen; IM2; Masters A,B,E,F; J16) 8o (Eli; IM1; IM3; Masters C,D; J18)
4x- (Eli; IM1; IM3; Masters C,D; J18) 4x- (Sen; IM2; Masters A,B,E,F; J16)
4+ (Eli; IM1; IM3; Masters C,D; J18) 4+ (Sen; IM2; Masters A,B,E,F; J16)
4- (Sen; IM2; Masters A,B,E,F; J16) 4- (Eli; IM1; IM3; Masters C,D; J18)
2x (Sen; IM2; Masters A,B,E,F; J16) 2x (Eli; IM1; IM3; Masters C,D; J18)
2- (Sen; IM2; Masters A,B,E,F; J16) 2- (Eli; IM1; IM3; Masters C,D; J18)
1x (Eli; IM1; IM3; Masters C,D; J18) 1x (Sen; IM2; Masters A,B,E,F; J16)

1750m Course

Morning Division (11.00am) Afternoon Division (2.30pm)
8o (Nov) 4+ (Nov)
4x- (Nov) 4- (Nov)
4x+ (J12-J15) 4x+ (Nov, J12-J15)
2x (Nov, J12-J15) 2x (J12-J15)
1x (J12-J15) 1x (Nov, J12-J15)

Explore 2x, 4x+ & 4+ primary events are offered in both 1750m divisions
Individual medals will be awarded to winners of events with 3 or more entries

Entry fees are £9 per seat

Entries close at midday on Thursday 23rd February 2017, or will be suspended when the
event is full. Payment must be made with entries.
Crews in uncontested events will be moved up in status to the nearest contested event.
Entries must be made via British Rowing online entry with payment online

The draw will take place at 6pm on Thursday 23rd February at Gloucester Rowing Club. Racing will be held on the
Gloucester-Sharpness Canal by Gloucester Rowing Club under British Rowing Rules and British Rowing Rules of Racing.
Coaches & Captains should be aware that the crews will need to row 7km in addition to the 5km race and 4km in addition to
the 1750m race. All crews should be competent to cover these distances easily & navigate through bends & bridges in
safety & without holding up the race.


For any other enquiries please contact Karen Goodwin at events@gloucester-rowing.org or mobile 07795 622106.