SATURDAY 8TH JULY 2017.

Huddersfield Rotary Club, in conjunction with Wakefield Chantry Rotary Club held their 9th Annual Dragon Boat Challenge at Pugneys Country Park, Wakefield.

The event was blessed with perfect weather, and 40 teams competed throughout the day in 3 heats, and the climax was a 4 boat Ladies Final, followed by a 6 boat Grand Final.

The results were.

GRAND FINAL.    1st.    Team GME

2nd.   Musical Mariners.

3rd.   Stuart’s Big Kiss.

 

LADIES FINAL.  1st.  Paddleshaw Goddard

2nd.  Resuscitators

3rd,   Wakefield Trinity Ladies.

The fancy dress competition, judged by the Mayors of Kirklees and Wakefield, were Beaumont Zoomers.

The Prize Draw results were as follows.

1st Prize.     Brochure No   220   (membership of Iveridge Health Club)

2nd Prize    Brochure No   272   (flight over Yorkshire)

3rd Prize   Brochure No    511    (Shark Ninga Prize Bundle)

Prizes can be claimed by contacting Rotarian Bob Guard on 07881 510093 or [email protected]

It is estimated that the event will raise in excess of £40,000.00 for more than 30  different Charities.

Huddersfield Rotary Club would like to express their sincere gratitude for all Teams, supporters and all volunteers for their contribution to yet another very successful event. Also grateful thanks to the Company, Gable Events Ltd., who provided the professional expertise to ensure the day was a smooth and efficient event.

And by the way, next year’s event will be on SATURDAY 7TH JULY 2018. We look forward to seeing you all again next year.

 

Upcoming Events
Oct
23
Mon
5:30 pm Club Meeting @ Odeon cinema
Club Meeting @ Odeon cinema
Oct 23 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Visit to Odeon Cinema to see live performance of Royal Ballet’s Adventures of Alice in Wonderland. Details about pre-performance meal and timings to follow.
Oct
30
Mon
all-day Club Meeting
Club Meeting
Oct 30 all-day
FIFTH MONDAY.  NO MEETING.
Nov
6
Mon
6:30 pm Club Meeting @ Huddersfield RUFC Presidents Bar
Club Meeting @ Huddersfield RUFC Presidents Bar
Nov 6 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Speaker.  Rtn. Narrell Leffman.  Subject.  Travel Update
Nov
13
Mon
6:30 pm Club Meeting @ 56, Daisy Lea Lane, Lindley
Club Meeting @ 56, Daisy Lea Lane, Lindley
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Business meeting. PLEASE NOTE.  As neither Len (our caterer) or his assistant are available on this date, Raymond has kindly agreed to hold this VERY IMPORTANT Business meeting at his house.    
Nov
20
Mon
6:30 pm @ Huddersfield RUFC Presidents Bar
@ Huddersfield RUFC Presidents Bar
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Speaker.  Stacey Rhodes.   Subject  Macmillan Cancer Support. Stacey will be presented with her cheque as the Club’s principal beneficiary at 2017 Dragon Boat challenge.
Nov
27
Mon
12:00 pm Club Meeting @ Christine Wilkinson
Club Meeting @ Christine Wilkinson
Nov 27 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Rtn. Chris At Home.  Proceeds to Mary’s Meals.
Dec
4
Mon
6:30 pm Club Meeting @ Huddersfield RUFC Presidents Bar
Club Meeting @ Huddersfield RUFC Presidents Bar
Dec 4 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Speaker.  Sandra Rout.   Subject. Send a Cow.
Dec
11
Mon
12:00 pm Club Meeting @ Tolson Museum
Club Meeting @ Tolson Museum
Dec 11 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Tour of Museum followed by lunch
Dec
18
Mon
6:30 pm Club Meeting @ Meltham Golf Club
Club Meeting @ Meltham Golf Club
Dec 18 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Christmas Meal and Entertainment.
Dec
25
Mon
all-day Club Meeting
Club Meeting
Dec 25 all-day
CHRISTMAS DAY –NO MEETING