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Kettwig 2011

On Saturday, December 3rd, a group of dedicated Jacobs rowers rolled out of their beds at 7 am in the morning, while some of their friends were just coming back from partying. A three-hour busride brought us to Kettwig, near Essen, where we were to participate in the traditional St.-Nikolaus-Regatta on Sunday. Saturday was spent exploring the course we would have to race the following day. The plan had been to visit the Christmas market in Kettwig in the evening, but upon arrival at the scene it had been at two years earlier, we were told that the market had not started yet. Determined to have...

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