Henley Standard Property
HOME

Date:

Order your copy Advertise with us! HENLEY PAGES
Delivering the news from Henley on Thames and South Oxfordshire for over 100 years
  News     Sport    Celebrity   What's On Regulars Community Info Henley Standard TV Lifestyle Property Jobs Classifieds Gallery Trade
                               Follow us    Follow us    Newsfeed Search the Henley Standard  
Henley sculler Redman impresses at GB trials
Published 06/05/14



HENLEY Rowing Club’s Leon Redman attended the GB team junior trials on Sunday at the National Water Sports Centre in Nottingham.

In the initial ranking trial, the Henley sculler was ranked 22nd, but in the side-by-side racing, his competitiveness shone through and he raced to third position in the C final, giving him a top 15 position overall.

Redman’s ambition of a call up to the GB junior squad will face a final hurdle in July when the final selections are made.

Club captain Nick Mead said: “We’re delighted to see yet another dedicated Henley junior rower perform well in the GB selection process.

“We have a proud history of developing junior talent and it would be wonderful to see Leon achieve his aim of representing his country in the club’s 175th anniversary year.”


Henley senior women raced at Hammersmith Amateur Regatta on Saturday.

The newly formed double of Victoria Carver and novice Lizzie Williams were racing for the first time and made an impressive start to the regatta season with an emphatic win against London Rowing Club in the women’s IM3 category. Gaining an early lead on the 1,400-metre course, they steered a clear line to the staggered finish, and won with an easily verdict.

In the women’s IM1 quad category, the Henley crew reached the final against Latymer School Boat Club, losing narrowly in worsening conditions.

Published 06/05/14


 
MOST POPULAR
Nepalese restaurant closes after 25 years
Festival promising 'biggest band ever'
Jessie J to perform at Henley Festival 2015
Fears over faded zebra crossing
Temptation Gifts win national award
Comedian arrives in Ferrari
Rugby star Ollie to play match on top of world
Headstone unveiled at grave of WWI soldier
LATEST SPORTS HEADLINES
Goring 10k attracts nearly 1,000 runners
Rugby star Ollie to play match on top of world
Win tickets to see London Irish's St Patrick's match
New ladies' captain drives in at Henley
Chambers' comfortable win at GB trials
Cricket for girls
Davies eyeing four-game plan to clinch promotion
Ellis strike is highlight as Hambleden lose out
Supersub Payne nets brace to put side top of the table
Dowling forces home winner for Stars
Donegan nets four as Emmer Green go top
Caversham teenager set to make international debut
Latest Video View more from   Henley Standard TV
ADVERTISE WITH US
LATEST NEWS HEADLINES
New building unlikely for Henley Youth Centre
Zebra crossing repainted after complaint
Former Highdown School headteacher in court
Expect jams during Reading Bridge closure
iPhones stolen from Henley shop
Top Videos
 
Most Popular
 
 
 
 
Higgs Group
HIGGS GROUP
Tel: 01491 419400
www.higgsgroup.co.uk
HENLEY PAGES
Tel: 01491 419419
www.henleypages.com
HIGGS PRINTING & DESIGN
Tel: 01491 419429
www.higgsprinting.co.uk
HIGGS OFFICE SUPPLIES
Tel: 01491 419499
www.higgsofficesupplies.co.uk
HENLEY LIFE MAGAZINE
Tel: 01491 419449
www.henleylife.co.uk
HIGGS GROUP, Caxton House, 1 Station Road, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 1AD.

Cookie Policy | Copyright and Terms | Competition Rules | Contact Us | Advertise with us | Site Map
© Higgs & Co (Printers) Limited 2013  |  Registered in England number 1418717