Event INFormation

When and Where

The WA Indoor Rowing Championships will be held at

Location: Swan Yacht Club, Riverside Road, East Fremantle

Date: 21 August 2021

Time: 10am - 2pm

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:  1000m, 2000m, 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  2000m will be grouped based on predicted finish time -

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

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.

This will include:

Men's Relay, Women's Relay, and a Mixed Relay

Depending on entries numbers we will break these relays into divisions (similar to RWA grading) as well as into school age categories

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 18th August - No on day registration will be available

  • RWA member - $7 Registration Fee + $2 per event (1000m, 2000m)

  • Non RWA member - $10 Registration Fee + $2 per event (1000m, 2000m)

  • 4x500m Relay - $10

Register Now - Registrations close 18th August - no on day registration available

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