World Pilot Gig Championships 2016

World Pilot Gig Championships 2016

During the very long winter we have been really busy doing boat maintenance and fundraising to get ready for the 2016 World Pilot Gig Championships taking place at the Isles of Scilly.  All 3 gigs; Messack, Royal and Spurr have been shipped to the Islands in readiness for the event which commences on the Friday evening, (29 March 2016), with the Vets Races.

Further information can be accessed via the following website http://www.worldgigs.co.uk/

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Our crews have trained throughout the Winter and Spring we wish them all the very best of luck!

You can hear race commentary via the following link http://www.radioscilly.com/ or by tuning into the highlights at BBC Radio Cornwall http://www.bbc.co.uk/radiocornwall

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Whilst we’re at the Championships our Club sessions will be on temporary hold – when we return it will be summer schedule; Club Nights will be held on Tuesday evenings from 6.00pm – new rowers are always welcome!  If you’re interested in learning to row please contact Karen our Club Secretary for further details – truroriverrowingclub@gmail.com