Wallingford Regatta is a key racing opportunity ahead of the National Schools Regatta later this month and sees a huge variety of entries from J15 level up to J18, and then onto seniors. What are the key points to note for the junior entries this year?
The period after junior programmes return from their training camps is always strange, with the excitement of side-by-side racing seemingly put on hold until the season truly kicks off with Wallingford regatta. What is in store for us this summer?
With the head season swiftly behind us, National School’s Regatta hastily closes in, with only 6 weeks to go til the pinnacle of the season for most junior crews. In this article we will be exploring the major changes to the competition's framework which was brought about in late February and has caused certain controversy between junior rowers, coaches and spectators alike.