Yearly Archives: 2016

31 10, 2016

Exmouth Regatta – October 2016

October 31st, 2016|

Exmouth regatta, 29th October, was, as always well organised by a very friendly Exmouth Rowing Club. This time there were 5 different clubs taking part: Exmouth Rowing Club, Teignmouth Scullers, Mayflower Offshore Rowing Club, Torquay Rowing Club and for the first time this year we were joined by boys from [...]

26 10, 2016

Coastal World Championships in Monaco 2016

October 26th, 2016|

Fantastic 7 days at the Worlds with 18 Morcers! 100% effort from all crews, 3 crews into finals with some truly remarkable performances: ladies quad (Ania Wieczorek, Ruth Winter, Sally Williams, Wendy Patey and our cox Gill Mannings Cox) and a ladies single (Fiona Carmichael) in a Final A followed by [...]

12 09, 2016

Big THANK YOU to our sponsors this year

September 12th, 2016|

Massive thank you to all organisations who sponsored us this year. They chose names for our boats and here they are: Brittany Ferries - Steve Jolly Jacks - Jolly Jacks Blagdons Boatyard - Patsy Mayflower Marina - Spirit of Mayfower

12 06, 2016

An ràs mòr – MORC in Cork, June 2016

June 12th, 2016|

MORC took 2 quads to An ràs mòr, 'The big race', in Cork Ireland, which this year was on the 4th June. We travelled with our friends and rivals Exmouth rowing club so Southwest coastal rowing was represented very well. There were over 200 boats with over 600 competitors rowing [...]

1 05, 2016

Teignmouth regatta – 1st May 2016

May 1st, 2016|

Fantastic day at the Teignmouth regatta with 6 MORC crews taking part in 8k races for ladies and men followed by 6k for vets and mixed. 1st ladies crew with time of 49min34 on the 3rd position 2nd ladies crew with time of 58min21 on the  5th position 1st men's crew with [...]

17 04, 2016

16th April – Dart head race

April 17th, 2016|

104 boats took part in the Dart head today. Fantastic effort by 5 MORC crews. We had a double - Julliet fine boat with the time of 1h 03.39, position 38th. 1st Quad with the time of 1h 10.24, position 63rd. A double, Mad Maggie with the time of 1h [...]

4 04, 2016

AGM MORC meeting

April 4th, 2016|

On 4th April MORC had its annual meeting at the Royal Corinthian Yacht Club, which was opened to all members of MORC. The meeting was chaired by Jeff Hammond and each committee member gave their annual update on the club developments and achievements. We chose some new committee member including [...]

2 04, 2016

2016 Exmouth Regatta

April 2nd, 2016|

Fantastic day at Exmouth at their Exe raid, a very tricky course up the river Exe. All our crews were very competitive with the ladies quad coming a creditable 3rd. Mens quads coming 1st & 4th in a very close race & a 1st for the super vets quad.   [...]