Members of the Georgian Bay Rowing Club recently competed at the Tony Biernacki Sr Memorial Regatta in Welland, Ontario.
Rowers competed 1000m meter races at the Flatwater International Centre in a variety of disciplines on Saturday, June 17th.
The GBRC has reformed and is now a group of competitive rowers representing the region (Orillia/Gravenhurst/Midland).
The results are as follows:
*Mixed Double-Will Greene and Tamara Abbott 5th in final 4:13 mins
Terence Conroy and Kaitin Rose (4;51 heats but did not qualify for final)
*Womens E Double-Kathryn Barr-McGill and Diane Barr 1st place 4:29 mins
*Men’s C Quad-Will Greene; Brad Ingleton; Jeff Garms and Doug Rourke 1st place 3;38 mins
*Mens Doubles-Doug Rourke and Jeff Garms 4th place 4:12 mins
Brad Ingleton and Will Greene 2nd place 4;01 mins
*Womens E Single-Kathryn Barr-McGill 1st place 5;07 mins
*Mens E Single-Terence Conroy 5th place 5:26 mins
*Womens C Quad-Kathryn Barr-McGill; Diane Barr; Tiffany Rusch; Deb Baillie 2nd place 4:03 minutes
*Womens B Double-Tiffany Rusch and Deb Baillie 3rd place 4:22 mins
Tamara Abbott and Kathryn-Barr McGill 1st place 4:18
*Mens C Single-Brad Ingleton 3rd place 4;21 mins
*Mens D-E Double-Doug Rourke and Jeff Garms 2nd place 3;59 mins
*Mixed Quad-Scott Mathews; Jim Dwyer; Kathryn Barr-McGill and Kaitin Rose 2nd place 3:49 mins
*Womans Coxed Four-Tamara Abbott; Tiffany Rusch; Deb Bailie; Diane Barr; Coxie Martine Hall 1st place 4:33 mins
*Mixed 8-Will Greene; Brad Ingleton; Tamara Abbott; Tiffany Rusch; Doug Rourke; Jeff Garms; Deb Bailie; Diane Barr and Coxie Martine Hall 2nd place 3:28 mins
This was the first competitive regatta of the season
The GBRC masters are gearing up for the Rowontario Masters in July