Sunday, 22 October 2017

Author and Olympic champion to speak at rowing conference

Author and Olympic champion to speak at rowing conference

Author Daniel James Brown and triple Olympic gold-medallist Andrew Triggs-Hodge will be among the speakers at the annual Rowing ...

 

Thornley bags silver medal at world championships

Thornley bags silver medal at world championships

SENSATIONAL performances from Leander scullers Tom Barras and Vicky Thornley saw them spearhead a clutch of medals for Great Britain ...

 

Upper Thames masters crew lead way in annual Berlin 15km race

Upper Thames masters crew lead way in annual Berlin 15km race

AN Upper Thames masters eight crew were in dominant form in the annual Rund um Wannsee 15km race in Berlin last weekend. The annual ...

 

Olympic champion gives talk for village neighbours

DOUBLE Olympic rowing champion Alex Gregory will give a talk about his career in his home village tonight. This will take place at ...

 

Wildlife-loving rower ready to show safe pair of hands

Wildlife-loving rower ready to show safe pair of hands

BACK home, a month after pulling out of a world-record attempt to row across the Arctic Ocean, and people are still asking him the ...

 

Leander athletes make progress at world championships

Leander athletes make progress at world championships

LEANDER athletes remained firmly in the hunt for medals midway through the World Championships in Florida, where good racing ...

 

Women on top form

A RECORD number of female athletes are training at Leander Club in Henley this season. The club has welcomed 13 new recruits, bringing ...

 

Upper Thames women secure inaugural masters trophy

Upper Thames women secure inaugural masters trophy

UPPER THAMES women’s squad won the inaugural World Rowing Masters Trophy at last week’s championships in Bled, Slovenia. The trophy ...

 

Olympian calls off Polar Row due to danger... and he misses family

Olympian calls off Polar Row due to danger... and he misses family

OLYMPIC champion Alex Gregory has ended his world-record breaking rowing challenge across the Arctic Ocean. The two-time rowing gold ...

 

Got that sinking feeling...

That sinking feeling...

JIMMY HILL’S Beard was among the imaginative names given to teams taking part in the main race at Hurley regatta. The self-built raft ...

 

Leander athletes to make debuts at world championships

Leander athletes to make debuts at world championships

MORE than 30 Leander athletes have been selected for the GB senior team that will contest this year’s World Championships, to take ...

 

Thornley still perplexed about royal regatta loss

Thornley still perplexed about royal regatta loss

IT’S been more than a month since Vicky Thornley raced her Henley final, yet she still doesn’t know what caused her to lose the race ...

 

Heavens, what a cracking regatta

Heavens, what a cracking regatta

Thunderstorms failed to put off competitors at the annual Wargrave and Shiplake regatta. More than 700 people took to the River Thames ...

 

Shiplake duo win college's first junior championship medals

Shiplake duo win college's first junior championship medals

TWO Shiplake College rowers helped the Great Britain junior men’s eight secure bronze at the World Rowing Junior Championships in ...

 

Henley girls help GB win in Belgium

Henley girls help GB win in Belgium

TWO Henley Rowing Club junior girls helped Great Britain triumph at this year’s Coupe de la Jeunesse held in Hazewinkel, Belgium. The ...

 

150 years of splashing about

150 years of splashing about

THE 150th annual Wargrave and Shiplake regatta went ahead despite thunderstorms. More than 700 people took part in 365 races on the ...

 

Composite crew wins help Upper Thames secure victor ludorum

Composite crew wins help Upper Thames secure victor ludorum

UPPER THAMES Rowing Club narrowly beat Henley Rowing Club to claim the victor ludorum and win the Peter Sutherland Cup at the Town and ...

 

Henley Town and Visitors - Results

OPEN EVENTS Intermediate 3 eights: Royal Air Force RC beat Vesta RC by half a length, 3 minutes, 6 seconds. Intermediate 2 fours: ...

 

Olympian takes on two ocean rows

Olympian takes on two ocean rows

OLYMPIC champion Alex Gregory has told how he overcame seasickness and stormy waters to win a non-stop charity ocean race. The ...

 

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