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How It All Comes Together

Apr 27, '19

The 49th Annual Brentwood Regatta is by far Brentwood’s biggest event of the year and takes a ton of organization and support from both the students and staff. Every year Mr Lee has the task of designating everyone with jobs. Our “regatta jobs” range from waste management - helping our guests sort their waste properly - to boat driving - acting as...

Regatta's Gourmet Grind

Apr 26, '19

Today at Brentwood College School, we are kicking off the 49th Annual Brentwood Regatta! This exciting event features live music, including sets from Brentwood students, a weekend of impressive rowing competition between international rowing clubs, and, of course, an extensive variety of cuisine created by the chefs of this year’s Entrepreneurship...

Brentwood’s Regatta Sonnet

Apr 26, '19

The 49th Annual Brentwood Regatta begins this afternoon and at this moment our students sit on the knife edge between the final academic class and an exciting weekend of rowing, guests, food, music, alumni and more. Mr Ganley’s Lit 12 class has recently been studying sonnets: Shakespeare’s “When in Disgrace”, Wordsworth’s “The World is Too Much...

Regatta as a Non Rower

Apr 25, '19

With the 49th Annual Brentwood Regatta upcoming, a time of excitement is on the horizon. The event brings a short period of intense variety to combat the regularity of the Brentwood schedule, and any change to the norm is compelling. A mass of humanity will arrive, like an immense migration of birds appearing over the skyline, filling the...

Jack NG’s Big Day of Sport

Apr 16, '19

Jack NG woke at six on Saturday morning, a big day before him. It was dark, wet, and early, and he tucked two cereal bars into his backpack and headed out the door with his dad, Jim, off to Maple Bay for their annual regatta. After carefully bolting into place the cold aluminum riggers, he and his three crewmates launched the boat and headed to...

Grueling Duels on Elk Lake

Apr 14, '19

Over the weekend of April 6th and 7th, the Brentwood College Rowing Club sent 7 boats to compete at the Vic City Duelling Over a Grand Regatta on Elk Lake. The weekend started off with one of the Junior Boys quads losing a hard-fought race against the host club, Vic City. The conditions were poor, and Nate P’s unisuit may or may not have been...

Spring? Sports

Feb 26, '19

Today, despite the fact that the mercury hovered around freezing, was the first day of spring term sports. Only Senior Boys Basketball and and Grade 9 Boys Basketball, both bound for the provincials in the next week, continued their second term athletics. As the photo above suggests, our campus fields are still covered by a foot of snow....

The Staggering Highlights of Term 2 Sports

Feb 18, '19

As we continue to embark on our journey as students in Brentwood, we often reflect on how fast time is accelerating with each and every moment spent in campus. Within a couple of weeks, students will be approaching their Term 3 sport endeavours after a magnificent Term 2 of sports. In order to make this term in sports transcending and spectacular,...

Mastering the Monster Erg

Feb 07, '19

On Sunday the rowing team skipped brunch and headed to UVIC for the Monster Erg. With a motivated mindset, the rowers hopped onto the bus. On our way down we all got surprised by a few snow flurries, but when we arrived it was all go. As we headed into the gym, team spirit and nervousness filled the air. Wearing yellow ribbons in memory of Mr....

Cold Day, Hot Bodies

Feb 06, '19

This afternoon brought beautiful blue skies, calm water - and subzero temperatures. Although our 90 rowers were keen to launch the fleet, the coaching staff thought a varied indoor workout would improve fitness, build bonds among the four programs (girls and boys, juniors and seniors) and minimize the chances of catching a cold. Ms Ostopovich...

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