With the current developments regarding the COVID-19 Delta variety outbreak in Sydney, the JB Sharp Memorial Regatta series has made the difficult decision to cancel round 1 of the 2021 JB Sharp Memorial Regatta Series.
BMG Aviation has once again renewed its commitment to the development of young rowers and grassroots sport by agreeing to continue as the major sponsor for the JB Sharp Memorial Regatta Series in 2021.
The 2021 JB Sharp Memorial Regatta Series dates have been confirmed! In consultation with Rowing NSW and to allow for the rescheduling of the Rowing NSW State Masters’ Championships, the JB Sharp Committee has rescheduled the Sharp Series regattas to commence on 18 July 2021, rather than on 4 July 2021 as previously announced.
The Sharp Series Committee was devastated to hear earlier this year that Rowing Stalwart, boat race official and rowing historian Louis Petrin of Drummoyne Rowing Club had passed away unexpectedly on 8 April 2021. Louis was an incredible figure in the rowing community – a tireless and selfless volunteer, a meticulous historian, and a kind and gentle soul.
With the conclusion of the Leichhardt JB Sharp Regatta on Sunday 13 September, the JB Sharp Memorial Regatta Series has finished for the 2020 season! Huge Congratulations to Glebe Rowing Club who managed to host the very first ‘post-COVID’ regatta of the series, and then make arrangements to travel to […]Read more »