About Us

Jeppe Boats and Blades (“JBB”) is a voluntary association of interested persons instituted and established for the sole and express purpose of fundraising for the Jeppe High School for Boys (“JHS”) rowing section. JBB has the specific goal of purchasing a 1st VIII rowing boat and necessary accessories, for JHS, to be utilised by the JHS 1st VIII crew to compete in various inter-school rowing regattas and in particular the South African Schools Rowing Championships scheduled for March 2021. It is envisaged that a sum of R465,000 (four hundred and sixty five thousand rand) must be raised to achieve this stated goal.

Current Members are:

  • Simon Moore (Master in Charge Jeppe Boys Rowing)
  • Christopher Midlane (ex-Jeppe Oarsman and Co-chair)
  • Greg Le Roux (ex-Jeppe Oarsman and Co-chair)
  • Michelle Kirby (Jeppe Rowing Club Fund Raiser)