Festival of Sport Weekend

May 10-12, 2019

Shawnigan Lake School is pleased to announce the first annual Spring Festival of Sport, May 10-12, 2019. As we continue to celebrate co-education and women in sports at Shawnigan, join us for the HSBC Canada Women’s Rugby Sevens in Langford and the annual Shawnigan Regatta on the lake for 2 ½ days of exciting rugby and rowing competition.

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  • HSBC Canada Women’s Rugby Sevens

    Saturday, May 11 – Sunday, May 12, 2019

    Games played Saturday and Sunday (schedule coming soon!)
    Autographs with Rugby Canada alumni in between games.

    Westhills Stadium, Langford BC

    Enter to win two general admissions tickets to the HSBC Women's Rugby Sevens in Langford! Email events@shawnigan.ca with your name and preferred date to attend. We have lots of tickets to share, so email us today!

    Shawnigan will partner with Thunder Indigenous Rugby to volunteer in support of the event and will host a premium box at Westhills Stadium, where guests will enjoy refreshments and meet Rugby Canada alumni and Shawnigan supporters. Admission to the box is by donation, with proceeds supporting Shawnigan girls' rugby. Donations can be made online by adding ‘Langford Sevens’ in the ‘other’ field or by contacting Advancement at 250-743-6235. We hope you’ll join us!

    Deadline to enter the draw or secure your admission to the box is April 15, 2019.
  • Annual Shawnigan Rowing Regatta

    Friday, May 10 – Sunday, May 12, 2019
    4:00 - 6:00 pm: Shawnigan Regatta Reception & ribbon-cutting 
    4:30 - 7:00 pm: Time trials
    7:00 am - 7:30 pm: Races       
    4:00 pm: Boat christening and presentation of the Hungerford Cup
    7:00 am - 12:30 pm: Races
    Read Crewhouse & West Shawnigan Lake Provincial Park

    This year's Shawnigan Regatta will kick off with a ribbon-cutting for the new Read Crewhouse extension and docks, as well as boat christenings, on Friday evening at 4pm. We will be celebrating the continuing progress of the rowing program, made possible by generous donations from Shaw Communications and Rogers Communications, as well as several board members, alumni, parents, and past parents. The Shawnigan Regatta follows throughout the weekend at the festive regatta grounds of West Shawnigan Lake Provincial Park. On Saturday at 4pm, we’ll present the Hungerford Cup and christen another boat in honour of our first-ever female Shawnigan crew to compete at Henley Royal Regatta. We hope you’ll join us!

    To confirm your attendance at the Shawnigan Regatta Reception, please email events@shawnigan.ca
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