Training cancelled due to extreme heat: Tuesday 14 January – Friday 17 January 2014

With the expected heatwave this week and the prospect of daily maximums exceeding 40 degrees, Victoria’s Chief Health Officer has issued a Heat Warning.
Full details can be found at http://docs.health.vic.gov.au/docs/doc/Heat-Health-Alert-Monday-13-to-Friday-17-January-2014
In these extreme conditions, the following training will not be permitted on Tuesday – Friday this week:

  • on-water training after 10am
  • all off-water training at the clubhouse or outdoors

In the interests of personal safety, I look forward to everyone’s cooperation.
For health information on heat stress or heat related injury, click through to http://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/bhcv2/bhcarticles.nsf/pages/Heat_stress_and_heat-related_illness
Derek Begg
Head of Rowing
2013-2014 Season

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