We need your help to realise our vision for the World Rowing Masters Regatta 2023

Our vision is to leave a legacy for South African rowing and the community. We will soon be publishing our sponsorship packages. In the meanwhile, we have a wish list of all the items, suppliers and skills we need to get the rejuvenation of Roodeplaat moving. Any donation will help towards our vision. Please look through the list and let us know where you can help.

  • Items
  • Suppliers
  • Skills
  • ADSL installation and subscription
  • Athlete scale with remote readout
  • Bells (for umpires)
  • Bow numbers
  • Buckets, hosepipes and sponges (to wash boats)
  • Cell phone temporary tower
  • Cyanobacteria water treatment (Lake Guard Oxy) sponsorship
  • Dollies for aligner boats
  • Equipment for kitchen in clubhouse
  • Fishing nets
  • Flags (red, white and starter’s flag)
  • Flip chart
  • Floats for start pontoons
  • Floodlights, electrical materials, cables, wiring
  • Gum poles (for blade racks)
  • Indigenous trees
  • Irrigation equipment
  • Large digital clocks (hh:mm)
  • Life jackets
  • Loudhailers
  • Network equipment for WiFi, fibre optic cable, fixed line/LAN phones, intercom, etc
  • Paddles
  • Paint and supplies
  • Paper for printers
  • Paving bricks
  • Petrol and 2-stroke oil
  • Plumbing supplies, toilet fittings
  • Pumps, tanks and piping
  • Roller shutter door (GROA shed)
  • Rubberising for jetty ramps
  • Sand bags (for building embankments)
  • Sand, stone, cement
  • Sealable bags for deadweight (for coxes)
  • Security fencing (Clearvu)
  • Security system, cameras
  • Sedges and water plants
  • Shutterply sheets
  • Solar panels, charge controllers, batteries and inverters (for start and finish tower)
  • Stainless steel bolts and nuts
  • Steel (angle iron and flat for jetties)
  • Stop watches
  • Strapping for tyres
  • Tanks, greenhouse for plant hopper rearing station
  • Tiles, glue and grout
  • Tyres - old or rejects of similar size (for rehabilitation of bank)
  • Umpire launch and trailer
  • Water quality testing facilities (for regular testing of dam water and to test borehole water)
  • White board and markers
  • Yoga mats
  • Printer rental
  • Public address system (PA) supplier
  • Scaffolding supplier
  • Sign board supplier
  • Tent supplier
  • Two way radio rental
  • Video board supplier  
  • Video screens rental
  • Electrician
  • Network installer/advisor
  • Outboard motor mechanic
  • Painter
  • Paver
  • Plumber
  • Tiler

Get involved today!

Start planning your trip today!

We look forward to welcoming you to our beautiful country. First place to start is with booking your accommodation. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us and we'll see how we can help.

World Rowing Masters Regatta 2023 in South Africa