Blyth Regatta

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20th July - Bells Life reported: Match on the Blyth - match in inrigged 12 foot boats was decided on the Blyth on Saturday, from the High Pans to the Low Quay, a distance of one mile for £5 a side between Williamson of Cambois and William Yorke of Blyth, the latter receiving a one length start. A capital start was secured, but Yorke kept in front throughout the distance, and won after an exciting finish, by half a length. A little betting took place over the issue at even money.

18th May 1937
The Blyth News reported:
Blyth Rowing Club regatta in the South Harbour on Wednesday afternoon, provided interesting sport for members and their friends. After a number of close and exciting races W. Allen's crew beat J. Evan's crew and J. crew for the final honours. The winning crew was S. Menzies, D. Pearson, S. Stafford and W. Allen (stroke). It is proposed to hold a full professional handicap in the summer.