A date for your diaries…….Capsize Drill

WATER SAFETY TRAINING – CAPSIZE DRILL

This session is MANDATORY for those members who have not previously completed a capsize drill.

Saturday 4th March 2017

at

Dover Leisure Centre.

Time

6.15pm – 8.30pm

This will include a swimming test wearing rowing kit/gym kit (approx 100 metres) and tuition on capsizing safely in the controlled conditions of an indoor swimming pool.

Don’t forget to bring a change of clothes, footwear and a towel with you!

Thanks

Jacky

A HUGE THANK YOU………

lizzie-and-zoe

To Lizzie Foley and Zoe Fitzsimmons for their recent fundraising for Dover Rowing Club and The Kent and Medway Charity Team (who organise road safety & literacy schemes to improve health and literacy of children) of which Dover Rowing Club received £272.83.

Thank you Ladies

Dover RC Committee 2016/2017

Following this evenings AGM, please be advised of the 2016/2017 committee members:

President – Nick Bailey
Chairman – Kevin (Curly) Goodwin
Captain – Tony Burrows
Vice Captain – Maria West-Burrows
Junior Coordinator/Coach – Jo Johnston
Hon Secretary – Jacky Silk
Hon Treasurer – Jacky Silk
Committee Member – Petra Mathews-Crow
Committee Member – Megan Barter
Committee Member – Mary Newcombe
Committee Member – Lizzie Foley
Junior Captain – Cameron Macintosh
Development Officer – Chris Hall

Many thanks
Jacky

Terry Easley – Funeral Details

Terry Easley – Funeral Details

Funeral service to take place on Monday 17th October 2016 at Barham Crematorium 11.20am, followed by a gathering at the Royal Cinque Ports Yacht Club.

Family flowers only please, Donations, if desired, to Age Concern Dover c/o W J Farrier and Son Ltd, 161 London Road, Dover.

Announcement- Terry Easley

With permission from his family, we are deeply saddened to advise that Terry Easley, a long standing member and friend to many at the club, passed away earlier today.

Our thoughts are with his family at this time

Funeral details will be posted in due course .

CARA DINNER AND DANCE 2016

1st October 2016 at the Powdermill Hotel.
Powdermill Lane, Battle, East Sussex TN33 0SP
01424 775511

Nrs required by 18TH SEPTEMBER LATEST.

Anyone wishing to book overnight accommodation can contact the hotels reservation department directly. The discounted prices for the accommodation will be £90.00 for a double room and £130.00 for a suite. These rates are per room, based on two people sharing bed and breakfast. (These were last year’s prices). Please ask for the best price as you will be attending the dinner.

The organisers have asked if each club can bring a couple of raffle prizes with them, so if you have any at home, please let me know.

The presentation evening will run as follows
 Pre drinks from 17.30 Sitting for 18.00
 Presentation of prizes
 Disco till 12.

Places are limited so please let me know if you wish to attend ASAP. detailing your menu choice and arranging your payment of course !

The costs of the evening is £33 Per Person.

Seats will be allocated on a first come basis.

MENU CHOICES:

A) Roasted Carrot & Butternut Squash Soup
B) Confit Duck Leg Ballotine, Plum Puree, fine Cress Salad, Port Dressing
C) Smoked Haddock Bon Bon’s, Apple Salad, Apple Puree
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A) Corn Fed Chicken filled with Watercress Mousse, Confit Potatoes, Thyme Jus
B) Medallions of Beef Truffle Mash, Red Wine Jus
C) Roasted Hake Clam & Mussel Chowder, Saffron Potatoes, Poached Bok Choi
D) Roasted Artichoke Tart, Confit Potatoes, Glazed Baby Vegetables, Shallot Jus (v)
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A) Assiette of Apple, Apple Parfait, Apple Compote, Apple crisp
B) Dark Chocolate & Orange Parfait, Orange Sauce
C) Pear & Almond Tart, Cinnamon Ice Cream
D) PowderMills Selection of Fine Cheeses with Homemade Chutney
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Coffee & Mints

Announcement – Mr Bryan Cope

We are deeply saddened to advise of the death of Mr Bryan Cope, President of Dover Rowing Club from 1997 – 2014, who passed away peacefully on 17th June 2016.

Funeral service to take place on Thursday 30th June 2016 at Barham Crematorium 10am.

Donations, if desired, to The British Heart Foundation or Municipal Charities c/o W J Farrier and Son Ltd, 161 London Road, Dover.