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Rowing for Wales
Wales will send teams to the Home International Regatta in 2019.
Home International Regatta
The Home International Regatta 2019 will be held in Strathclyde on 27th July 2019.
To represent Wales at the Home International Regatta you must fulfil one of the requirements below and be able to provide evidence in support of your eligibility:
- Having been born in Wales.
- Having a parent or Grandparent born in Wales.
- Having resided for not less than six consecutive months in Wales and having been a member of a rowing club therein during that time.
- Where a rower lives in Home Country A and rows in Home Country B actively for more than six months that athlete may opt once to row for either country.
- Where a rower has competed for Wales before.
- Having been educated in country for 5 years at primary and/or secondary level
Athletes intending to register to row for Wales at Junior level are advised to attend our development days. The next Development day is Sunday 17th February 2019, 10am-4pm at Monmouth Rowing Club, please email Julia.Cowton@welshrowing.com to register.
Trials will be held for junior and senior (if needed) athletes on 14th July 2019 at Saltford Rowing Centre, Bath Road, Saltford, Bristol BS31 3JS
Registration forms will available here from end of January 2019.
The 2018 Commonwealth Regatta was held on 17/18 August 2018 at Sandbanks in Dorset. This took the form of a beach sprint coastal sculling team and was a team of 2 men, 2 women and 1 cox/coach.
Wales achieved a bronze medal in the Mixed relay. A news item on the regatta is available.