North Shore Rowing Club

Sydney, Australia

North Shore Wins Spencer Grace OAM Trophy for Highest Masters Point Score for the Season

Date: 18/06/2017

Fun Rowing Fact
16th May 1818 - First record of a proper boat race at Sydney, when Captain John Pipers' crew and several crews from three ships the Batavia, the Guilford and the Minerve, rowed a race. The crews covered the 3 1/2 miles from Bradley's Head to Sydney Cove in about 15 minutes.