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 »
With the final JB Sharp Memorial Regatta tomorrow, 13 September 2020, our end of season presentation will be held at the end of the series at 1:30pm, at Leichhardt Rowing Club, and for the first time, in a virtual format as well. Due to the COVID restrictions, this will be […]Read more »
We are delighted to announce that due to the ongoing support of BMG Aviation, the JB Sharp Memorial Regatta Series is able to offer our $1,000.00 youth scholarships once again in 2020. The BMG Aviation Scholarships are designed to support junior rowers in their first two seasons of competition as […]Read more »
UPDATE [10/8/2020] – The updated pointscore is now available – see below! Thanks to Drummoyne Rowing club and all competitors and volunteers for a successful third round of the 2020 JB Sharp Memorial Regatta Series! Luckily for all the weather held out, and the tailwind that buffeted some races made […]Read more »