The Cardinal Club is an incorporated organisation that supports rowing at Scotch College and is uniquely affiliated both with OSCA and SPA.
The Cardinal Club was formed in 1981 to encourage support for the Scotch College rowing community by :
The Cardinal Club as a parents’ auxiliary connects parents to each other and to rowing at Scotch by:
The Cardinal Club also organises with Mercantile Rowing Club the running of the Scotch-Mercs Regatta and assists the holding of the Year 8 regatta.
The ‘Cardinal Rowers’ operates as a sub-group within the Cardinal Club and provides an outlet for Old Boys, parents and others connected with the School to participate in social and competitive rowing. Social rowing is on Sunday mornings and a number of Cardinals Rowers opt to improve their skill and fitness allowing participation in a variety of masters/veterans rowing regattas.
Joining the Cardinal Club
The Cardinal Club has approximately 800 members that join in two categories: