Event INFormation

When and Where

The WA Indoor Rowing Championships will be held at

Location: Swan Yacht Club, Riverside Road, East Fremantle

Date: 23 August 2020

Time: 12-5pm

The Swan Yacht Club will have a buffet and drinks available all day, and we encourage you to bring friends and family to this awesome event and enjoy a meal after your race.

Dress restriction do apply when entering the restaurant and bar areas, this includes appropriate footwear, T-shirt, and shorts . No singlets, bare chests, or just zootsuits will be allowed inside, thank you.

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Distances, Age Groups, Weight Categories

Distances: 500m, 1000m, 2000m, 200m dash for cash, 4x500m Relay
Age Categories: 

  • 12-14

  • 15-16

  • 17-18

  • Open

Open categories are: 19-29 years, 30-39 years,

40-49 years, 50-54 years, 55-59 years,  60-64 years, 65-69 years, 70-74 years, 75-79 years, 80-84 years, 85+ years

The 1000m race will be grouped by age categories (depending on entry numbers, some categories may be group together) 


The 500m and 2000m will be grouped based on predicted finish time -

Please note all participants must provide a predicted finish time for these events when registering.

The 200m dasg for cash is an exhibition event and we will be taking registrations and payment on the day (early registrations are available by clicking here and you can pay on the day).

There will be a 4x500m relay race, where a team of 4 will race 2000m collectively with on the fly transitions at each 500m mark.

There will be no stand alone events for lightweight rowers, however as this event will be eligible for Australian and world records, we will have scales available for weigh in purposes

The lightweight limits for rowers (age 17+) are:

  • Men 75kg

  • Women 61.5kg

Lightweight rowers need to be weighed not less than one hour and not more than two hours before their first race of each lightweight event in which they are competing.

Please Note: registration close midday 20th August - Limited on day registration will be available

  • RWA member - $7 Registration Fee + $5 per event (500m, 1000m, 2000m)

  • Non RWA member - $10 Registration Fee + $5 per event (500m, 1000m, 2000m)

  • 30 Second Spint - $5 (register and enter on the day)

  • 4x500m Relay - $10

Register Now - Registrations close 20th August - no on day registration available

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