Tyne United New Years Head 2018

Tyne United New Years Head 2018

*Please note the draw is now published below.


Boat and Trailer Locations

All Clubs and crews will boat from Tyne United Rowing club with the exception of TYNE RC and Newcastle University BC.



The Tyne United / Durham University Boat Club New Years head will take place on Saturday 27th January 2018. Racing 5km upstream on the River Tyne, Scotswood to Newburn this is a perfect run up event to the BUCS Head in February.

Division 1: 10:30 (Provisional start)

MO8+, W4s, O2x/2-

OJ8+, WJ18 4x-, WJ18 4+, OJ16 4x-, OJ16 4+, OJ2X, OJ2-

W-MAS 8+, O-MAS 4x-, O-MAS 4x+, O-MAS 4-, O-MAS 4+

Division 2 1:30pm (Provisional start)

W8+, O4s, W2x/2-

JW8+, OJ18 4x-, OJ184+, WJ16 4x-, WJ16 4+, WJ2x/2-

O-MAS 8+, W-MAS 4x-, W-MAS 4x+, W-MAS 4-, W-MAS 4+

  • Held under British Rowing Rules, BR Rules of Racing and RowSafe: a Guide to Good Practice in Rowing.
  • Crews and coxes MUST be capable of racing in challenging conditions on a tidal river.
  • Entries and payments online only on BROE and will close at 12 noon Sat 20th January 2018.
  • Entries will be limited to 65 per division for safety reasons, and time spent marshalling. 

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