The Harbour Regatta is back in 2022! Sprint racing will take place in coastal boats, in a knock-out format, over a single 630m course with two turns. Two crews will take part in each heat, with the winning crew in each race progressing to the next round of their event.
The Regatta will be held out of the RHKYC clubhouse at Kellett Island in Causeway Bay and takes place in the waters of Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour. Racing is scheduled to start at 8:30am and is expected to continue until around 5:30pm (depending upon the number of entries).
For detailed instructions on how to get to Kellett Island, please follow this page – /club-facilities/about/getting-here
Rowing events will be offered in the following categories:
*Mixed Quad requires 50% of male crew and 50% of female crew. Coxswain is excepted.
*Open event meant to be any crew combination, independent of gender or boat composition.
Eligibility for each event will be based on the HKCRA status system and World Rowing eligibility rules:
Masters B – Average age 36or higher (calculated using competitors’ ages as of 31 December 2022).
A rower may compete in a Junior rowing eventuntil 31 December of the year in which (s)he reaches the age of 18, i.e. Juniorcompetitors must have been born on or after 1st January 2004.
The Vaccine Pass is now in effect. The Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club currently has precautionary measures in place which can be found here. Masks must be worn at all times except when eating and drinking. Group sizes are limited to a maximum of 4 people. If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org call 2832-2115.
Entries close at 8pm on Wednesday 18 May 2022and should use the official E-entry form at https://www.cognitoforms.com/RhkycRps/StJamessPlace6thHarbourRegatta which the link will be emailed to each club and posted on our club event page. Payment for entries should be completed in advance of race day and attached in the E-entry form.
Entries will be charged at $190 per seat. Coxswains race for free.
Rowers may compete in ONE event under each category ( i.e One in Cat. A and One in Cat. B).
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