34 rowers logged a total of 1436 kilometers in January, down from 2132 kilometers the same month last year. Joe Kappil was once again the winner for the month with 165 kilometers rowed. He was followed by Bob Jnes who rowed 157 K, Marietta Dahanayake was 3rd with 118K. A newcomer, William Alexander, was 4th with 105K, and Nigel Millard and Hannes Hofer, both with 90K rounded of the top 6.
The top 5 for the year-to-date are therefore:
1. Bob Jones 312K
2. Joe Kappil 285K
3(tied). Marietta Dahanayake and Hannes Hofer 198K
4. Nigel Millard 180K
Complete 2018 year-to-date results can be found here.
Starting in 2006, BARC rowers have voluntarily recorded their daily rowing distance in the “BARC Distance Rowing Challenge” rowing ledger at the boathouse. In this voluntary, friendly competition, those who row the greatest distance (e.g. Top 5) are recognized on a monthly basis, by way of posts to this section of our web site. On an annual basis, those rowers who row one million (or more) meters (1000+ kilometers or 621+ miles), over the past year, are recognized and awarded a BARC Distance Challenge Award, typically at our annual meeting. The awards vary by year, from plaques to BARC-inscribed beer mugs! All results, for all years, are available below.
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