Daily Aficionada – the Diamond Sculls Challenge Cup 9th of 14

The Diamond Challenge Sculls is a rowing event for men’s single sculls at the annual Henley Royal Regatta on the River Thames at Henley-on-Thames in England. First run in 1844, it is open to male scullers from all eligible rowing clubs.
The Diamond Challenge Sculls, the Wingfield Sculls and the London Cup in the Metropolitan Regatta make up the “Triple Crown” of the three premier single sculling events in the United Kingdom. There were 14 races last July 2019. This is the 9th.

Pick of the Day with Sir Matthew Pinsent 2019


THURSDAY………June 18th, 2020….. Time:..5:05 am EDT
Feels like 60°F (High 85)…..CLOUDY……Humidity 89% …..Wind 5 mph S (rising to 7 mph at 2pm)
Water temperature 73.7°F;  ……Water plus air temperature = 133.7°F;
Precipitation :  0%
05:20 AM   Sunrise
06:46 AM    0.5 feet  Low Tide
12:29 PM    3.4 feet  High Tide
06:07 PM   Moonset, 8.5% visible, Waning Crescent
06:38 PM    0.5 feet  Low Tide
08:34 PM   Sunset
05:18 AM   Ebb     -1.1 knots
08:12 AM   Slack
11:06 AM   Flood    0.8 knots
01:36 PM   Slack
04:54 PM   Ebb     -0.9 knots
07:48 PM   Slack
10:42 PM   Flood    1.1 knots
[Ebb current is when the water flows towards the south (Poughkeepsie).  Flood current is when the tide flows towards the north (Albany).  Slack is the period in between when the water is still (not flowing north or south).]
NOTE:  This information is manually compiled from different websites.  If you see a mistake, please let us know.
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