Halifax Rowing Club is proud to host the Second Annual Erg Marathon & Half Marathon on Sunday March 31st, at the Dalplex. The format is a 42,195m race in the morning and a 21,098m race in the afternoon. 10,000m and 5,000m events will be interspersed throughout the day. We encourage family, friends and fellow rowers to drop in and cheer on the athletes as they attempt to complete this endurance challenge. There will be coffee, tea and snacks available for all the spectators, so please come and enjoy the fun and excitement!
We will also teach Learn-to-Erg sessions to anyone interested in learning about rowing and curious about the erg. There will be two sessions (9:00am & 2:00pm start-times); encourage your parents, friends and colleagues to discover the wonderful world of rowing and erging!
The first fifty athletes to sign-up for the event (not including Learn-to-Erg) will receive an event t-shirt for participating. The Junior Women, Junior Men, Sr./Masters Women and Sr. /Masters Men with the fastest times in the Marathon Event, will win an event Hoodie. There will also be secret prizes for the winners of every event!
For more information please see Erg Marathon Regatta Package 2019