[CUCBC Contacts] Fishing matches - river closures on

Thomas Walton cuwbc at cucbc.org
Fri Oct 31 21:03:07 GMT 2008

The Fairbairn Cup Races 2008 (head races on the Cam) will take place on
Thursday 4th and Friday 5th December. There are categories for College
Novice and Senior VIIIs and Senior IVs as well as Invitational (i.e.
non-College) VIIIs and IVs. All novice races will take place on the Thursday
and senior races on the Friday.


The entry fee is £35 for VIIIs and £24 for IVs.

To submit your entry, go to www.fairbairns.com and select Entries on the
left, then select your club from the drop-down list (leave the password
blank) and click submit to access the entry form for your club. You will set
a password for your account which will allow you to log back in at a later
date to amend your entry.

Once you have completed your entry, you will be required to print off and
sign the Confirmation Form and return it along with payment to Dan Wilkins,
Jesus College, Cambridge. CB5 8BL.

and payment must be received by Thursday 27th November.

The division times will be:
09:15 Men's Novice VIIIs (Div 1)
11:30 Women's Novice VIIIs (Div 1)
14:00 Novice VIIIs Div 2 14:00

Friday (note earlier times this year):
09:30 Women's Senior VIIIs
11:30 Men's Senior VIIIs
13:45 Senior IVs

Prizes will be awarded at 17:00 on Friday 5th December at Jesus Boathouse.

Important information about the races including the rules, marshalling
instructions, advice for coxes and river closures is available on the
website at www.fairbairns.com - all competitors should read through this
prior to race day. The coxswain of each novice crew is expected to attend
the Clare Novice Regatta Coxes' meeting.

Novice crews will be split between the first and second divisions according
to the start order which is based upon last year's results. If your club has
any specific boat sharing requirements which restrict divisions crews can
race in, please enter this in the Boat Sharing field on the entry form - we
will do our best to accommodate all requests.

If you have any queries or your club is not listed on the entry system (and
you wish to make an entry), please get in touch.

Kind regards

Dan Wilkins
JCBC Fairbairns Secretary 2007-9
jcbc-fairbairns at jesus.cam.ac.uk

The Fairbairn Cup is Sponsored by Merrill Lynch

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