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17th Annual SA Schools Boat Race set for Port Alfred

Nov 30, 2016
17th Annual SA Schools Boat Race set for Port Alfred

The 17th annual South African Schools Boat Race is being held on 9 and 10 December 2016 on the Kowie River, Port Alfred. This event is hosted by St Andrew’s College and sponsored by Standard Bank. It is the most prestigious event on the schools’ rowing calendar attracting schools from all over the country.  Should you be in the vicinity of Port Alfred on these dates The St Andrews’s Rowing Club would appreciate your support.

Participating Schools:

Junior Men Crew

  • St Alban’s College
  • St Stithians College
  • St John’s College
  • St Benedict’s High School
  • Bishops
  • St Andrew’s College
  • King Edward VII School
  • SACS
  • Rondebosch Boys High School
  • Jeppe Boys High School
  • Grey High School
  • Parktown Boys High School
  • Selborne College
  • Germiston High School
  • St Dunstan’s College
  • Nemato Rowing Club

Junior Women Crew

  • St Mary’s School
  • St Andrew’s School for Girls
  • Holy Rosary
  • St Stithians College
  • Chisipite  Senior School –( Zimbabwe)
  • Clarendon High School
  • Germiston High School
  • PGRC
  • Somerset College
  • Buffalo Rowing Club

Friday 9 December 2016

o   14h00 Junior Women’s timed trial Heads Race

  • 16h00 Junior Men’s timed trial Heads Race

Saturday 10 December 2016

o   Finals will begin at 07h00, with the Women’s final being raced at 14h15 and the Men’s final at 15h00.

Join us at the Haylards Hotel, Port Alfred Marina.