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2018 Queensland Masters 21-22 April 2018

The Queensland Masters is on again on 21-22 April 2018. Nominations need to be finalised before Easter. Please contact Captain of Boats Stephen Cotter 0408 430 849. 2018 Queensland Masters’Championship Regatta

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Taree Regatta (January 2018) – Calling all interested rowers

Hey – get your teams together and put in some effort for the Taree Regatta in January. See event info box above for details. “Practice makes perfect” – you might even have a chance as well as enjoy it immensely. Steve Cotter is seeking names for those wishing to nominate for races and will need

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Boat Naming on 2 December

ARC welcomed the generous donors of the 2017 Steer Fund to our boat naming ceremony at the boatshed on Saturday 2 December. Four boats were named and christened by members of each of the families under windy conditions. Lock Rogers, Jess and Henry McDougal christened the “Wattletop”, John Finlayson the “Pointsfield” and Lock Rogers Jnr

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Barnaby Visits the ARC

Sunday 19th November 2017 the Armidale Rowing Club hosted special guest Barnaby Joyce for an enjoyable morning at our boat shed at Malpas Dam. A great opportunity to get amongst the rowing club where he shared some stories of his early school days and his commitment to New England. Then it was time to break

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Clarence Head of the River – Well done rowers

Well done to all ARC members and TAS Rowers who competed at the Clarence Head of the River at Grafton last weekend!. By all accounts a great weekend was had by all with some great individual and crew results. Think about joining the ARC and training for next year’s regatta in Grafton. Its a great

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ARC Website Active for the Clarence Head of the River

Welcome to the Armidale Rowing Club Website. This is our first post! Best wishes to all rowing at the Grafton Regatta this weekend!

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Taree Regatta12-14 Jan 2018
NSW School Girls Regatta SIRC 3 Mar 2018
South Grafton High, Iluka4 Mar 2018
Australian Masters Lake Barrington TAS10 May 2018
NSW Masters SIRC26 May 2018
Qld Masters21 April 2018

Rowing NSW 2017-2018 Regatta Calendar

Last Weekend at the Dam

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Latest Photos

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What Our Rower's Say

Our longest serving member - "I like to be inconspicuous!"

Tim Rogers

( When I am not farming! )

"When I'm on the water - I cant stop smiling!"

Emily Stephenson

( ARC Secretary and Facebook guru - Click my name for FB )

Aqua Man - "I've never fallen in. (Nor over)!"

‘Aqua Man’

( Contact me for specialised training )

......."If only we could row at night, I would work all day forever!!"

Andreas Tilmann

( Anaesthetist - If anyone needs one )

“What I really like about this Club is the mateship" At 88, John is one of our most 'youthful' rowers. Click on John’s name to check out a video of John rowing on "Our Water".

John Faithfull

( Retired Farmer )