PLEASE READ if signed up for Itchenor Rowing event - Sat 15 October
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Latest status on Event as of Friday 21.00:-
I have received no notification that anything has changed regarding Saturday plans. So all is going as planned. Please can Keith, Phil and matt who are going to Itchenor, meet us near the harbour office at the end of the main street in the village. We should arrive with boat about 9.30. We will need your help to get boat off trailer.
Jane and Mark have loaded Sweare Deep onto trailer and rigged up ready to tow. The cover is on to minimise any rain ingress overnight. Please can Vernon, Chris M, Nigel meet us at 08:45 Saturday to push trailer out of boat park on to Jane's Land Rover. We will Meet Phil, Keith, Frances and Matt at Itchenor.
The weather forecast for Saturday is SW winds gusting up to 30 mph. I am in contact with Chris Blevins, the organiser and will post here if there is any change of plan.
PLEASE CAN YOU ALL READ THIS POST AND EMAIL CHRIS BLEVINS (BELOW) WITH YOUR INPUT
The following have signed up for this event. There is no problem with others signing up, but THEY MUST email their preferences as below:-
Those currently signed up are
Jane has kindly offered to tow SWEARE DEEP by road to Itchenor. We will prepare the trailer for towing on Friday.
08:45 Meet Langtone to move Sweare Deep on to car and arrange shared lifts (if wanted)
09:30 Arrive Itchenor Hard, Launch s Sweare Deep, park car and trailer in Public car Park
09:45 Row Sweare Deep up to North Jetty at Itchenor Sailing Club
10:00 Meet other Rowers
10:30 Crew Briefing
We can row as LCRC crews or mix and match with other rowers. The aim of the day is to have fun
The following is what I have received from Itchenor:-
We will be running races from our new club jetty. We will have a 10-30am briefing then 4 or 5 short races (25 min each ) starting around noon. We will be competing as teams in a variety of boats (Coastal Quads, Solent Galleys, Celtic Longboats and Gigs) and hope to have between 12 and 15 boats taking part, including ISC’s three boats and others from across the harbour and farther afield.
Coffee and Bacon baps will be available from the Buttery at 9.30am and as the day progresses the bar will open and soup and light lunches will be available followed by tea. We are running the racing from the jetty to allow those not racing to meet other competitors and enjoy the club facilities
There is a booking slot available on the club website. If you would like to join us on Saturday can you please book in on the website AND reply all to this E- mail with answers to the following questions:
LCRC INDIVIDULAS, PLEASE EMAIL CHRIS BLEVINS firstname.lastname@example.org WITH ANSWERS TO FOLLOWING - THEN POST HERE ON THIS FORUM POST TO SAY YOU HAVE DONE SO In which Club are you rowing ?
Do you wish to participate as a rower ? YES / NO
Do you wish to participate as a cox ? YES / NO
Are you happy to row sliding seat boats (Coastal Quads) YES / NO
Are you qualified and happy to cox one or more of the races ? YES / NO
Are you prepared to help with administration on the day (whether you are participating as a rower or not) ? YES / NO
We are also very happy to have entries as complete crews if there is a group you would like to row with. If this is the case please organise your crew (4 plus a cox). Get your fellow crew members to sign up via the club website (Coxes are available if you need one). Nominate a crew leader and reply to this E-mail with full names and contact details of the entire crew.
Phone 023 9248 4492
Mobile 0777 226 3299