Event Title
Waikato Rowing Assn Long Distance Winter series
Start Date
Sunday, 4 August 2019 9:00 a.m.
End Date
Sunday, 4 August 2019 11:00 a.m.
Lake Karapiro
Waikato Rowing Association
Waikato Rowing Association Host the Long Distance winter series
Winter is coming...which means the Waikato Rowing Association's Winter Long Distance Race Series is back with a bang!
The Waikato Rowing Association’s Long Distance Winter Series gets underway on Sunday May 19th.
Rowed from the Hora Hora Domain at Piarere to the 2km finish line at Lake Karapiro Domain.
This season’s series will be held over five events, finishing on September 1st.
Crews, which can be made up of school and club rowers, can compete in any boat or combination, earning points for each seat entered. Racing consists of a time trial format with the smaller boats starting off first from the bridge.

All manual propelled craft are welcome to join this event from Kayak , Waka Ama, to Surf boat.

The 10km stretch from Hora Hora to Karapiro domain makes for great training and preparation for the Head of the River race to be held in September

Entry fees, which are paid on the day, are $5 per single, $10 per double/pair, $15 for a quad/four and $20 per eight/octuple. (Cash only no Eftpos available)

To enter, all crews need to do is arrive at 8am for a 9am start, either by bringing their boats to the Hora Hora Domain, or rowing up from the Karapiro Domain from 8.00am.

The dates for the 2019 winter series are:

• Sunday May 12th
• Sunday June 2nd
• Sunday July 7th
• Sunday August 4th
• Sunday September 1st.

For more information contact  Pete Yeoman (WRA Secretary) - 027 674 7200

Recurring dates
  • Sunday, 4 August 2019
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