Friday, 15 December 2017

Women's races to have cups

THREE events for women that were introduced at this year’s Henley Royal Regatta have now been given titles. From next year the fours ...

 

Six ranks introduced to women's regatta

HENLEY Women’s Regatta has announced a new competition structure that will begin at next year’s event. The committee undertook a ...

 

LEANDER CLUB held its annual dinner on Saturday. About 100 members, athletes and guests attended and Mark England, Team GB’s Chef de ...

 

Club's junior women crew record first sweep-oared win

Club's junior women crew record first sweep-oared win

HENLEY Rowing Club juniors were in action in head of the river races last weekend. Saturday was the Hampton small boats head, one of ...

 

Leander U23 quad pulls off upset to win fours head title

Leander U23 quad pulls off upset to win fours head title

LEANDER crews were in dominant form at the Fours Head on Sunday when they retained the overall head title as well as picking up wins ...

 

Upper Thames crews master veterans head of river race

Upper Thames crews master veterans head of river race

UPPER THAMES athletes continued a strong run of results this year for masters rowing as they won five events at the Veterans Head of ...

 

Brayshaw shines at GB trials

Brayshaw shines at GB trials

LEANDER’S Georgie Brayshaw put in a star performance at GB trials last weekend where the recent recruit from York placed second in ...

 

Robinson Ranger wins two medals at Henley Sculls

Robinson Ranger wins two medals at Henley Sculls

ALMOST 600 crews competed in last Saturday’s Henley Sculls organised by Henley Open Events, a sub-Committee of Henley Rowing Club. The ...

 

Henley juniors domination helps club win Victor Ludorum

Henley juniors domination helps club win Victor Ludorum

HENLEY Rowing Club won the Truman Victor Ludorum Cup for the most successful club at last Sunday’s Upper Thames autumn head. Hundreds ...

 

Sri Lankan rowing coach visits Leander for performance tips

Sri Lankan rowing coach visits Leander for performance tips

A ROWING coach from Sri Lanka spent a week learning from coaches at Leander Club in Henley. Kushal Abhayaratne shadowed director of ...

 

Newly-formed Upper Thames masters pair do the treble

Newly-formed Upper Thames masters pair do the treble

TWO masters rowers at Upper Thames completed a triple crown of wins this year by winning their age category of masters C (43-50) ...

 

Olympic rowing silver medallist marries personal trainer

Olympic rowing silver medallist marries personal trainer

DOUBLE Olympic rowing silver medalist Debbie Flood married personal and spiritual trainer Jaco Bruwer at Christ Church in Henley. ...

 

Talks on rowing

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 ...

 

Juniors get season off to a winning start

Juniors get season off to a winning start

HENLEY Rowing Club have got their new season off to a flying start. The Wallingford Long Distance Sculls marked the start of the ...

 

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 ...

 

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