We are delighted to announce that BMG Aviation a specialist insurance broker will be sponsoring the 95th series in 2019. Click here to learn more about the relationship between BMG Aviation and John Sharp.
Current series Patron John Sharp is Deputy Chairman of Regional Express Holdings (REX, Air Link, Pel-Air, Rex Freight & Charter; Australian Airline Pilot Academy) and is a Director of Eurocopter Australia (suppliers of helicopters to the Australian Defence Force). John’s grandfather Sid once was the oldest holder of a pilot’s licence in Australia.
The JB Sharp Series continues to build on the successful formula that has resulted in continuing growth in competition.
Thanks to the Generous support of BMG, two BMG Aviation Youth Scholarships will be awarded to the most promising boy and girl competitors at the conclusion of the series. Awards will also be presented to the beginner of the series, and trainee boat race official of the series, as well as a club award for the novice and under 16 point score winner.
On the technical side a photo finish system will be purchased to assist in judging at the regattas.
Rowers strive for excellence through teamwork and our involvement with BMG Aviation, the insurance brokers who have all the experience and expertise to service the aviation industry will be mutually beneficial.