Tyne United New Years Head 2019

Tyne United New Years Head 2019

Results now published

The Tyne United / Durham University Boat Club New Years head will take place on Saturday 19th January 2019. Racing 4.5km upstream on the River Tyne from Scotswood to Newburn. A great start to the 2019 head racing season.

Division 1: 10:30 (Provisional start)

O8+, OJ18+

W4+, W4-, W4x-, W4x+, WJ18 4x-, WJ18 4+

OJ16 4x-, OJ16 4+

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

O2x, O2-, OJ18 2x, oj18 2-, MAS Mxd 2x

Division 2 1:30pm (Provisional start)

W8+, WJ18+,

O4+, O4-,O4x-,O4x+, OJ18 4x-, OJ18 4+,

WJ16 4x-, WJ16 4+, MAS Mxd 4x,

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

W2x, W2-, WJ18 2x, WJ18 2-

  • 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
  • Age restriction: All competitors must be J15 or older
  • Close of entries: Entries online only on BROE2 and will close at 12 noon Sat 12th January 2019
  • Payment: Entry fees must be paid through BROE2 by 6pm on Sunday 13th January 2019
  • Draw: 8pm on Sunday 13th January 2019 at Tyne United Rowing Club
  • Entries will be limited to 65 per division for safety reasons, and time spent marshalling. 

Enquiries to nyh@turc.co.uk.

TURC Hew Years Head Poster 2019
Tyne map
Tyne Safety Code
Instructions for crews
Safety plan
Risk Assessment
Start Times
Start – finish plan 2019

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