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Henley Royal Regatta New Trophies Unveiling

In 2017, three new women’s events were introduced into the racing schedule; these included races for Women’s Coxless Pairs, Women’s Coxless Fours, and Women’s Double Sculls. On Monday 18th June 2018, the new trophies for these events were showcased at the Henley Royal Regatta headquarters, positioned opposite Leander Club. Sir Steve Redgrave, a retired British rower who’s won five Olympic gold medals and won Henley Royal Regatta seventeen times, unveiled the new trophies for these events which seemed suitable, considering his unprecedented rowing career.         The trophies were constructed in workshops in Kent, with Redgrave and the HRR committee making regular trips to oversee the process. They even helped work on the trophies, but as Redgrave stated,...

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National Schools - Regatta Roundup - Ch/2nd 8s

A convincing win in the time trial by 13 seconds, and with no times published Shiplake might've been given false hope that they were in reach of the Gold Medal on Saturday, however a dominant performance in their semi-final made it seem as if these boys were out for a paddle, not a 2km race...

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Junior Sculling Regatta - Regatta Roundup

With some clubs opting to race just Wallingford Regatta the next day, and some athletes racing at Munich Regatta, there were reduced numbers of rowers at Junior Sculling Regatta, however, it still provided some exciting racing and promising results on a sunny day at Dorney.

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