Rowing

Team ‘Breakthrough Atlantic’ Taken Through Their Paces by Olympic Rower

To ensure amateur rowers Ed and Nick, who aim to raise £250,000 for Breakthrough Breast Cancer, are ready for the 2,600 mile row across the Atlantic, Alex Gregory put them […]

Alex Gregory Helps Two Amateur Rowers to Train for Atlantic Challenge

This year Olympic Gold Medallist Alex Gregory is taking on a new challenge – helping two amateur rowers, Ed Curtis and Nick Rees, train for one of the world’s toughest […]

Leander Vice Captain Puts on Pink Reflections Exhibition

Leander Club Tuesday 23 April From 7.30-9.00pm Tom Wilkinson, Leander Vice Captain, has turned to a career in photography. He is putting on a one-day exhibition, The Pink Reflections, which […]

Stroke of Rowing Fashion

Dashwood Boat Club, a new lifestyle-clothing brand, evoking the heritage and traditions of rowing recently opened its doors at 34 Hart Street.  On Thursday night last week, the founder Richard […]

Henley Women’s Regatta 2013… See the Next Generation of Olympic Champions

The Times on the 22 March published “Life after London begins with Glover the lone golden girl” and included this following extract about Henley Women’s Regatta: Helen Glover is living […]

Leander Rowers Win World Cup Medals in Sydney

Polly Swann from Leander, newly partnered with Olympic champion Helen Glover in the women’s pair was the most impressive performance of the British team in Sydney this morning.

Henley Boat Races to Move to Dorney Lake on Sunday

The organising committee of the Henley Boat Races has made the decision to move this year’s event to Dorney Lake. In view of the strong stream conditions at Henley and […]

Top University Rowers Hope to Follow in Footsteps of Olympic Greats

Photo: Tom Hosking Oxford and Cambridge eights are in the final stages of preparation for the Henley Boat Races, which take place on the famous Royal Regatta course in Henley-on-Thames […]