The rowing season runs during:
The selection policy is designed so that rowers and coxes can demonstrate their ability and suitability for the boats program.
Review the GPS Rowing results
Review the BSRA Rowing results
Parents are required to complete the online registration and consent for their child via the school website.
Please complete the online web form including each sport that your child may undertake for the year. The web form generates a school consent form which is to be completed, signed and placed in the tray on the counter in the Extra Curricular Office in room D101.
Both Boys and Girls Rowing are using a smartphone app as the main means of communication between coaching staff, rowers and parents.
Team App keeps member contact details private and no members can communicate with each other through the app.
To download, go to https://teamapp.com/app
All rowers will be required to participate in a capsize drill at the beginning of each season, and must also complete Safety Course 1—Brisbane River (online) to uphold the safety standards of our program.To enrol and complete the course, go to the Rowing Queensland:
Select Go to the course and Get started. There are 3 modules to complete under Assessments. On completion, a Water Safety Card will be issued. Please note you do not need to complete the course in one sitting. You can save and return to the course later.
Rowers must pay an annual levy. All prior levies are required to be finalised before commencing the 2018 season.Boys (2017):
Training transport is the responsibility of parents. It is essential that rowers are picked up on time as they will not be supervised after training finishes.
Transport to and from regattas is by private transport. A bus will be provided for the Rowing Head of the River Championships for boys and for girl's seasons.
Rowers are required to wear a rowing zootsuit which is available for purchase from the Uniform Shop.
During training, every rower and coxswain must wear a State High approved white rowing shirt or zootsuit.
Caps and sunscreen must be worn at all training sessions and regattas
Rowing is entirely a volunteer activity and any interested parent can contact the rowing Master-in-Charge. Please feel free to help with any of the tasks including loading/unloading boats:
The rowing sub-committee meets at the BSHS rowing shed at 6.00pm on the second Wednesday of each month. Parents are actively encouraged to get involved and are welcomed as an essential part of BSHS Rowing.
Separate end of season presentation dinners are held for both boys and girls Rowing. Details regarding confirmed venue and ticket availability will be advised once the season begins. Tickets are sold at the B Block Finance Counter and must be purchased by the closing date to enable catering numbers to be finalised. Once ticket sales are closed no further tickets will be available for purchase.
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