Rowing

Leander Club Olympian Retires

Leander Club and three-time Olympic gold medallist rower Pete Reed OBE has announced his retirement from international rowing with immediate effect today. Reed won gold at three successive Olympic Games, […]

New Boat Race Exhibition at Museum

In time for this year’s Boat Race (tomorrow), an exciting new exhibition in partnership with the BBC, The Boat Race – 80 Years through the Lens has just opened at […]

Cambridge Retain Francombe Cup at Henley Boat Races

Strong winds and arctic temperatures made challenging conditions at Eton Dorney for the relocated Henley Boat Races. After some exceptionally tight racing, Cambridge University Lightweights won both Varsity races and […]

2018 Henley Boat Races Challenge Issued at River & Rowing Museum

The traditional Henley Boat Races ‘Challenge’ was issued at the River and Rowing Museum on Friday. The lightweight Men’s and Women’s crews from Oxford and Cambridge Universities gathered at the […]

Remarkable End to Head Racing Season for Henley Rowing Club Juniors

Henley Rowing Club had a remarkable weekend of rowing at Heads race competitions in London and at Dorney lake to finish the heads racing season. At the Women’s Head of […]

Henley Boat Races – Oxford Vs Cambridge Lightweight Crews

On Sunday 18 March 2018, the River Thames at Henley will witness the 44th  Henley Boat Races, the annual contest between Lightweight Rowing crews from Oxford and Cambridge Universities. Lightweight rowing, […]

Five Wins for Henley Rowing Club at Home Heads Event

Last Saturday’s Henley Fours and Eights Head benefitted from near perfect weather conditions for a mid-February event. The river flow was up a little on normal following rain during the […]

Gillotts Dominate Oxfordshire County Rowing Finals

Gillotts School students took part in the Oxfordshire County Indoor Rowing Finals on Tuesday and returned with a clutch of medals, predominantly gold and two trophies. The finals took place […]

GB Rowing Team Receive Very Early Christmas Gift From HoT Creative

Christmas came late (or extremely early) for the GB Rowing Team when local business HoT Creative gifted them with two festive wreaths. The handmade decorations company, run single-handedly by Helen […]

Henley Juniors Win 8 Events at Hampton Heads

Photos: @allmarkone Henley Juniors produce outstanding performances at Hampton Head last weekend returning with eight outright wins, two silvers and three bronze. After a long break without competition Saturday saw the […]