Martin Luther King Jr Day 2019

“Whatever your life’s work is, do it well. A man should do his job so well that the living, the dead, and the unborn could do it no better. ”

– Martin Luther King, Jr., (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968). Humanitarian, Activist, Baptist Minister, Civil Rights Leader. Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize (1964), Presidential Medal of Freedom (1977) and the Congressional Gold Medal (2004).

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War at the Shore & More

War at the Shore Ergathon will be held January 19, 2019 at Mainland Regional High School in Linwood, New Jersey. Mainland Regional High School Rowing hosts 112 entries from 9 clubs.

Spring Sprints #1 will be held January 19, 2019 at Bypass Canal in Tampa, Florida. Plant High Rowing Association hosts 228 entries from 12 clubs.

In British Rowing, Northampton Head Of The River will be held Saturday 19th of January 2019 in the Eastern region hosted by Northampton Rowing Club.

Tyne United New Years Head will be held Saturday 19th of January 2019 in the Northern region hosted by Tyne United Rowing Club.

Weybridge Winter Head will be held Saturday 19th of January 2019 in the Thames Upriver region hosted by Weybridge Rowing Club.

Capsize and Recovery Workshop, London will be held Saturday 19th of January 2019 in the Thames London region hosted by NRG.

New Year Head of the River

In British Rowing, Star Club New Year Head a.k.a. New Year Head of the River will be held Sunday 13th of January 2019 in the Eastern region. Star Club hosts the 2000m downstream race course.

For live stats check HERE.

Capsize and Recovery Workshop, Surrey will be held Sunday 13th of January 2019 in the Thames Upriver region hosted by NGB at Imber Court Sports Club.

January Indoor Rowing & Coach Sliding Seat

Sarasota Winter Erg Classic will be held January 12, 2019 at Nathan Benderson Park in Sarasota, Florida. Sarasota Crew will host 5 entries from 3 clubs.

In Canada, Leander Indoor Rowing Championships will be held January 12, 2019 at St. Mary CSS Main Gym in Hamilton, Ontario. Leander Boat Club will host 126 entries from 12 clubs.

In British Rowing, Clean Sport 1- Paralympic Talent Rowers will be held Saturday 12th of January 2019 in the Thames Upriver region hosted by NGB.

Club Coach Sliding Seat – Scotland will be held Saturday 12th of January 2019 at Scotland Rowing Centre.

Club Coach Sliding Seat will also be held Saturday 12th of January 2019 in the North West region hosted by Runcorn Rowing Club.

Regatta des Deutschen Ruderverbandes, a.k.a. 19. Norddeutschen Meisterschaften und die 16. Schleswig-Holsteinischen Landesmeisterschaften im Ergometerrudern will be held January 12, 2019 at Rendsburger Ruderverein, Nordmarkhalle Rendsburg in Rendsburg, Germany. This is a Concept2 International Race Non-Satellite event.

Great Quotes and Boats

“We’re a strong team with wild spirits at heart, and have pulled together when we’ve needed to, determined to see out this adventure together.”

– Laura Try speaking for Row for the Ocean, one of 27 teams currently racing across the Atlantic Ocean as part of the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge.