Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th of May 2016



Session Times

Session 1 - 16:30 to 18:00
Session 2 - 17:30 to 19:00
Session 3 - 18:00 to 19:30
Session 4 - 19:00 to 20:30


£3.00 per person

Key Points

  • No previous boating or rowing experience necessary
  • Skiff/boat crewed with 4 rowers under the control of a cox
  • 21 race categories to cover every age group
  • Men, women & mixed teams, U17, U19, 20-40A&B, OVER 40/50/60

About The Event

Once in a lifetime opportunity for beginners to compete for a place in the selection squad going to Skiffie World Championship on home waters on Strangford Lough from 25th – 30th July 2016.

This session includes a briefing session on the principles of fixed seat rowing, up to 45mins rowing practice in Dundrum Inner Bay with instruction on rowing technique, stroke rate, racing start and 180’buoy turn.

Team Selection Trial for 2016 Skiffie World Championships

How to Book

Bookings can be made by phoning Robert on 07597178898.

Prior booking is essential. To book your place follow the instructions above.

Event Organiser

Dundrum Coastal Rowing Club

What's Included

All instruction provided as well as life jackets and all specialist equipment.

What to Bring

  • Wellington boots
  • Clothing appropriate for weather conditions
  • Bottle of water/snack


This event is open to anyone over 16 years old.

Directions to Location

Meet at White Bridge skiff launching site, Keel Point, Dundrum (on the road to Murlough House).
Please arrive 10mins before session time.

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