Tag: Lake dunstan

Dunstan regatta: day 2

Today I had two races again, 4’s and doubles. Everything was very relaxed and running to schedule when I arrived. Our borrowed no4 crew member said she could only sit on a stroke side seat (in 4’s each person has only one oar, not… Continue Reading “Dunstan regatta: day 2”

Dunstan Regatta day 1

Due to an injury following the Hump a Ridge walk (just tired leg need a new knee syndrome I think, it’s ok now, I rested it for two weeks) I missed the Legion regatta last week. This was to be my third race of… Continue Reading “Dunstan Regatta day 1”

South Island championships day 2: the proper stuff

It was a cold cold morning this morning. A frost and -2. Not necessarily a way you would like to start a regatta! Which mad person decided to put it on the first weekend of winter?! Up before dawn and down at the lake… Continue Reading “South Island championships day 2: the proper stuff”

South Island masters regatta day 1: 5000m races

Beautiful day up here in Clyde, but man, it’s cold. I have no idea why they think the first weekend of winter is a good time of a major regatta!