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MERRY CHRISTMAS and a very HAPPY and SUCCESSFUL 2012
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24/12/2011

Concept 2 INDOOR ROWING CHAMPIONSHIPS

In the Irish Indoor Rowing Champs. in Dublin on the 13th November, Allan McGregor rowed in Men 40 - 49 Lwt category and  gained a BRONZE MEDAL in a time of 6:54.2min over 2000m.

In the Welsh Indoor Rowing Champs. in Cardiff on the 3rd December, Allan rowed in the Men's Open Lwt and got a SILVER MEDAL in 6:46.8min over 2000m. In the Men's Lwt 40 - 49 he was 4th in a time of 6:52.9min.
Well done Allan!

The Scottish Indoor Champs. are on the 29th January at Harriot Watt University and LLRC will be present with some Juniors and Seniors.

For all results go to the Concept 2 page.


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23/12/2011
Racing licences

   are due for renewal. All LLRC members, please complete an Application form and leave it (with a cheque payable to Scottish Rowing)
   at the clubhouse as soon as possible.

   Notes to Application Form

   The fees for 2012 are 39 for Seniors (over 18), 28 for Students (over 18 but in full time education),
   21 for Juniors (under 18) and 8 for cadets (under 14).

   Mairi will send all of them off at the beginning of January.

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22/11/11 Inverness Fours and Small Boats Head
Photos and all Results and LLRC results are now on the results page

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05/11/11
Oliver, Finlay, Ryan, Ben and Tom(cox) did really well in the Glasgow Rowing Club Fours Head on the river Clyde getting down the 5000m course in 21:36 to get 1st place in the OJu15 4x+
and Oliver, Finlay, Ryan, Paulo (Clydesdale) and Ben (cox) also got 1st place in the OJU14 4x+ in 21:55min
for more information go to our
results page

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01/11/11
Loch Lomond Result for the Clyde Head on 29th October are now on the results page   all results    
Lots of photos are on 'davidnolan4's flickr page'  

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15/10/11

Watch our president, Martin, being interviewed by URTV (Helensburgh news), and some junior rowers promoting our club!
URTV

goes out on the water with Loch Lomond Rowing Club - just over 2min running time

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14/10/11

FORTHCOMING EVENTS:

    29th October - Clyde Head: Details are now available for the Clyde Head on the 29th October - poster, information and entry form.

   5th November - Glasgow Fours Head: The Glasgow Fours Head of River will be held on Saturday November 5th. As usual there will be two 5km races, at 11:30 and 14:00. A pdf poster, along with the list of events and notes: and the full race information is on these pages: www.glasgowrowingclub.org/Events/2010_4s_head. The on-line entry system will be available for 10 days before entries close. Entries close on Sunday 30th October.

   12th + 13th November - Aberdeen Head Weekend:
The Aberdeen HOR weekend - Fours on Saturday and Small Boats on Sunday, takes place on 12th & 13th November. Entry details, maps, course instructions etc are available on the Committee of the Dee website - http://cofd.co.uk. Entries close at 10pm on Sunday 6th November.

  19th + 20th November - Inverness Head Weekend: Details for the Inverness Fours and Small Boats Head on 19/20 November are now available on the Inverness RC website - www.invernessrowingclub.org.uk/events.php

  26th November - St Andrew Head at Stirling (rescheduled from October)

  3rd December - Clydesdale Scullers Head: The Scullers Head has been rescheduled for Saturday 3 December.

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18/09/2011

World Rowing Masters Regatta - 8th to 11th Sept. - LLRC results are now on the results page

Over 3000 participants from 37 countries took part in this year's 38th FISA World Rowing Masters in Poznan, Poland. Many Scottish clubs took part in a wide variety of rowing and sculling events.
Two masters athletes from Loch Lomond Rowing Club, Martin Claxton and Eva Rankin ventured to Poland to compete in multiple events. Go to the results page to see how they did!  Photos  all results

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30/08/2011

CASTLE SEMPLE REGATTA 28th August

photos, LLRC results, all results, Snapper Ron's photos

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14/08/2011

Hawco Inverness Sprint - Veteran and junior members of the club did very well in the variable windy conditions on Saturday 13th August on the wavy waters of the Caledonian Canal. With only 6 club members competing, Loch Lomond managed to bring home 3 medals!

For Loch Lomond results go to the results page - photos are on flicker now, photos from the Inverness website

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30/07/2011

HIR 2011: The Home International Regatta was held on the 23rd of July at Strathclyde Park in excellent conditions - sunshine and just a little wind. Junior and senior teams of both sexes from Scotland, England, Ireland and Wales raced in a variety of events.

Graeme Stewart, the only competitor from Loch Lomond, competing in the adaptive single scull and was unfortunate to race against a competitor in a different category and getting second.

David Nolan's photo  all results

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photo by Graeme Cunningham

17/07/2011

BRITISH CHAMPIONSHIPS Nottingham 15/16 July - only Tom Claxton (J16) competed in composites crews OJ16 2x and OJ16 4x and did very well with getting into the final in both categories! For more information and all results

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11/07/2011 

Hawco Inverness Sprint will take place on the 13th August. Entries need to be in by 5th August. More information.

The re-scheduled Castle Semple Regatte will take place on Sat. 28th August. Entries need to be in by 18th August. More information on the Castle Semple Website

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  11/07/2011

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Henley Masters Regatta 8th/9th July 2011:

Only two Scottish rowers, Ailie Ord from Strathclyde Park and Eva Rankin from Loch Lomond made it to Henley for the Mastes Regatta. Friday was a very stormy day and unfortunately Eva's single scull was blown off the rack and the force of the impact, split the hull. The boat was unrowable but Mary-Ann Millar came to the rescue with a loan of her boat and Eva WON her
WE 1x final which was on Saturday.

Ailie, in a composite with Gill Prescott, was narrowly beaten (by a foot) in the Semi finals in the WD2x. She won the composite 8 with the Barens Bridge Ladies.

for all results and photos, go to the Henley website

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12/06/2011

LLRC results from the Scottish Championships - 11/12 June 2011- day one and day two are now on the results page and photos  and all results

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29/05/2011

Scottish Championships 2011: A reminder that Scot Champs entries close at 5pm on Tuesday 31st May. Conditions of Entry, Events List

Nithsdale Regatta 25th June(note altered date): Details for the Nithsdale Regatta are now available - poster, letter, rules and events list.

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15/05/2011  

Photos of the Open Day are now on the Photo page

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04/05/2011

The Castle Semole Regatta is on 21 May; entries close on 12 May at 9pm. All information and documents can be found at www.castlesemplerc.co.uk/regatta2011.htm. Information includes the events list and conditions of entry. If any LLRC members would like to enter, please contact Martin by Tuesday 10th May.

The provisional draw for the Clydesdale Regatta on 7th May

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01/05/2011

A note from our president to all LLRC members:
In order to continue to raise our profile amongst juniors we have been advertising in the local schools a "Try Rowing" weekend on 14 and 15 May (Poster). On each day between 10am and 3pm the intention is that if any juniors turn up they will get an introduction to rowing using a combination of ergos and boats.  All club members are invited to assist on either or both days (on water or in the boathouse) and we will also take the opportunity to give the club a bit of a spring clean.  I'll bring a BBQ along so bring food to cook as well if you want to eat!  Thanks to Paul's efforts we have been very successful in getting two new 2x's (one of which helped win one of the three Gold medals the juniors gained at SPR last week) and running an event of this type demonstrates our commitment to raising the profile of the sport amongst juniors which was one element of the justification put forward in the funding bid.

I look forward to your assistance

Martin

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30/04/2011

Annual fees are due now. (Adult 165.00, Student 100.00, Junior 80.00, Boat racking 50.00)

New kit. A few people have been asking about ordering. We are going back Godfrey Sport for our clothing.

Visit their web site and order on line. The order window is open from now until 6th May

Elaine is hoping to have delivery by the end of May. All items will be sent to Elaine so that we save on delivery costs.

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24/04/2011

STRATHCLYDE REGATTA 23+24th April 2010

Loch Lomond had some excellent racing at the park - see LLRC results, photographs and all Results
Photographs of the SP regatta on Darroch Photography - I could not find any of LLRC in this picture collection, but some interesting photos.

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26/02/2011

C.R.A.S.H.-B. SPRINTS World Indoor Rowing Championship - Sunday 20th February Boston U.S.A.

  Martin Claxton, a member of LLRC, went all the way to Massachusetts, to compete in the World Indoor Rowing
  Champ. for the Royal Navy. There were 61 competitors in his age group (50 - 55) and Martin managed to finish
  38th with a very good time time of 7:08.4min - Well done!

  All results and photos

  C.R.A.S.H.-B  stands for Charles River All Star Has - Beens       C.R.A.S.H.-B History

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19/02/2011

FORTHCOMING EVENTS:

Feb 26 Clydesdale 4s & 8s Head Clydesdale website
March 5 Schools Head (details)
12 Strathclyde University 4s and Small Boats Head: Please note that this event has now been rescheduled for Saturday 12 March - poster
18 Women's Head of the River (Thames)* (WEHORR website)
April 2 Tideway Head of the River (London)* (HoRR Website)
3 Tideway Veta Veterans Head, (London)* (website)
23/24 Strathclyde Park Regatta/Scottish Universities Championships

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13/02/2011

  ENGLISH INDOOR ROWING CHAMPIONSHIPS - 30th JANUARY 2011

   Allan McGregor, the only one from LLRC, entered the English Indoor Championships in Men 40 - 50 Lwt category
   and  got 1st PLACE in 6:43.0 min - what a great time!!!
  
Well done Allan!! For all results go to the Concept 2 page.

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24/01/11

LLRC results for the SCOTTISH INDOOR ROWING CHAMPIONSHIPS on Sunday 23rd January 2011 are now on the result page.   All results are on the Concept 2 website and photos taken by Martin Claxton

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15/01/11

   HAPPY NEW YEAR!!

   Racing licences

  If you do not already have a racing licence for 2011, you need to get one - NOW!
  All LLRC members, please complete an Application form and leave it (with a cheque payable to Scottish Rowing) at the
  clubhouse.

  Notes to Application Form

   The fees for 2011 are 38 for Seniors (over 18), 27 for Students (over 18 but in full time education), 20 for Juniors (under 18) and 8 for cadets (under 14).

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  Scottish Rowing Newsletter

  The 7th Scottish Rowing Newsletter is now available to download.

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FORTHCOMING EVENTS:
Jan 23 Scottish Rowing Indoor Championships
29 GUBC Western Eights Head GUBC website
Feb 5 Aberdeen 8s Head  Committee of the Dee website
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SUBC Small Boats Head Strathclyde University 4s and Small Boats Head: Please note that this event has now been rescheduled for Saturday 12 March.
GB trials - Dorney
19 Inverness 8s and small boat's Head  Poster
26 Clydesdale 4s & 8s Head Clydesdale website

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Tom Claxton took part in the Junior Development Camp for J15 / J16 on the 8/9 January 2011 at the Scottish Rowing Centre at Strathclyde Park. Unfortunately the loch was frozen, but they were able to use the rowing tank. Photos from Darroch Photography or on facebook

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