Winter League 2018

Provisional 2018 dates are as follows:

SUN 21 JANUARY, SUN 18 FEBRUARY, and SAT 17 MARCH 

DIVISION TIMES: DIV 1 – 9.00 DIV 2 – 10.40 DIV 3 – 12.20 DIV 4 – 14.00
COURSE – 2,600M UPSTREAM.
A14 ROAD BRIDGE TO 'TOP FINISH' JUST BEFORE GREEN DRAGON BRIDGE

ENTRIES are invited for all boat types and age groups but will be limited to 50 crews per division for safety reasons. In keeping with the original aim of the event, priority will be given to crews entering and paying for all three legs in advance. All other crews will be placed on a waiting list until the entries have closed, when available spaces will be offered to crews in the order in which their entries are received.

New for 2018: In the interest of fair and equal racing we will be trialing Division allocation based on your race Category.  

ENTRY FEES £7.50 per seat, £6.50 if payment for all 3 legs is received by 9pm 13th January (e.g. £156 for an 8 for all 3 legs if paid by 9pm 13th January)

PRIZES Engraved Prizes will be awarded to winners of categories with three or more entries, based on total times for all three legs.

New for 2018: Trophies will be awarded for Fastest Mens VIII, Fastest Womens VIII, Fastest Mens 1x, Fastest Womens 1x

THE WINTER LEAGUE is only open to clubs affiliated or co-opted to the Cambridgeshire Rowing Association. THE CRA AFFILIATION FEE OF £25.00/CO-OPTION FEE OF £12 MUST BE PAID WITH THE ENTRY Clubs will only be able to race if the fee has been paid prior to the event

ENQUIRIES BY EMAIL TO: winterleague@crarowing.co.uk

CHEQUES TO: Jess Upton, 35 Mariners Way, Cambridge CB4 1BN
(Cheques payable to "Cambridgeshire Rowing Association")
(BACS payment possible. Please request bank details with entry)

ENTRY INFO REQUIRED: Name of club, person making entry, contact telephone number, crews to be entered, preferred division times (inc. 2nd pref. if possible), boat-share & doubling up info. BR registration numbers NOT required.
Online Entry Form can be found here: Winter League 2018 Online Entry
We request all entries are made using the online form.

New for 2018: We will be trialing new race categories. The entry form will require you to submit both your 'Old' BR Category and your 'New' Category

ENTRIES OPEN:
6PM SATURDAY 30 DECEMBER for CRA affiliated clubs in eights, octopules, fours and quads
6PM SATURDAY 6 JANUARY for CRA affiliated clubs in double/pairs and singles
If any spare capacity entries open 6PM WEDNESDAY 10 JANUARY for those clubs eligible to co-opt to the CRA

In order to manage entries crew boats are asked to only enter one division i.e. no doubling up.
Any entries received before the appropriate time will be deleted unread.  The entry form will go live at 6pm Saturday 30th December.

ENTRIES CLOSE: 9PM ON SAT 13 JANUARY 2018

Numbers, results, refreshments and snacks may be obtained at the City of Cambridge Rowing Club

The Winter League is organised for the Cambridgeshire Rowing Association by members of the City of Cambridge Rowing Club and the X-Press Boat Club

This event will be run in accordance with British Rowing's Rowsafe Code of Practice.