Thursday, 27 January 2022

Stannard appointed GB men’s head coach

Stannard appointed GB men’s head coach

PAUL STANNARD has been appointed head coach of Team GB’s men’s Olympic rowing squad. He has worked with British Rowing for more than ...

 

Another medal for rowers

Another medal for rowers

THREE Paralympic rowers from Henley have been made MBEs. Ellen Buttrick, Giedre Rakauskaite and cox Erin Kennedy, who won gold at the ...

 

Director made CBE for services to arts

Director made CBE for services to arts

FILM director Paul Greengrass, who lives in Henley, was made a Commander of the British Empire for services to the arts. He ...

 

Roy Spatcher — 1930-2021

Roy Spatcher — 1930-2021

ROY SPATCHER, a vice-president of Henley Rowing Club, died peacefully on Christmas Day in his 91st year. He joined the club in 1952, ...

 

Paralympic rowers made MBEs in New Year’s Honours

Paralympic rowers made MBEs in New Year’s Honours

THREE paralympic rowers from Henley have been made MBEs in the New Year’s Honours list. Ellen Buttrick, Giedre Rakauskaite and Erin ...

 

New trophy for regatta

THE junior women’s eights event at Henley Royal Regatta will be known as the Prince Philip Challenge Trophy as of next year. The new ...

 

Beaumont announces retirement

Beaumont announces retirement

LEANDER CLUB’S Tokyo Olympic silver medallist Jack Beaumont has announced his retirement from international rowing. Beaumont, 28, won ...

 

Pagdin and Wild lead the way for Henley junior girls

Pagdin and Wild lead the way for Henley junior girls

LAST Saturday saw Henley Rowing Club’s U15 girls’ squad and some of the masters women’s squad compete at Walton Small Boats Head. The ...

 

Shiplake quad shortlisted for British Rowing awards

Shiplake quad shortlisted for British Rowing awards

SHIPLAKE COLLEGE’S Henley Royal Regatta winning girl’s rowing quad has been shortlisted in the this year’s British Rowing Awards under ...

 

Royal regatta names three new stewards

Royal regatta names three new stewards

THREE new Henley Royal Regatta stewards have been elected. Aquil Abdullah, Jess Eddie and Adam Freeman-Pask were appointed at the ...

 

Henley juniors take honours at Wycliffe and Hampton

Henley juniors take honours at Wycliffe and Hampton

HENLEY Rowing Club juniors competed in two events that were 100 miles apart as the crow flies last Saturday. The eldest and youngest ...

 

Henley junior crews set the pace at Wallingford Head

Henley junior crews set the pace at Wallingford Head

HENLEY Rowing Club, Upper Thames and Leander crews triumphed at Sunday’s Wallingford Head of the River races. The event for fours and ...

 

Work hard to succeed, rowing champion tells children

Work hard to succeed, rowing champion tells children

A PARALYMPIC rowing champion encouraged children to work hard during a visit to their school. James Fox, who won gold in the mixed ...

 

Middleton impresses

Middleton impresses

TEN pupils at Shiplake College took part in the first round of the junior GB trials of the season last weekend in Boston, Lincolnshire....

 

Rowing champion made to feel his age

Rowing champion made to feel his age

PARALYMPIC rowing champion James Fox was pleased to be asked some thought-provoking questions by pupils when he attended an assembly ...

 

Leander Club crews dominate fours head of river race

Leander Club crews dominate fours head of river race

LEANDER Club crews dominated this year’s fours head of the river race in London last Saturday, taking the honours in both the men’s ...

 

Paralympic rower inspires children

Paralympic rower inspires children

A PARALYMPIC rower has encouraged pupils at St Mary’s School in Henley to work hard to reach their goals. James Fox MBE, of Hart ...

 

Leander athletes impress at GB long distance trials

Leander athletes impress at GB long distance trials

LEANDER CLUB had a first and second place finish in the men’s single sculls at the GB long distance trials last weekend. The trials, ...

 

Henley athletes bag most wins at own sculling event

Henley athletes bag most wins at own sculling event

HOST club Henley, Leander and Upper Thames all triumphed at last Saturday’s Henley Sculls. More than 450 crews — split over two ...

 

Olympic medallist announces retirement

Olympic medallist announces retirement

OLYMPIC rower Vicky Thornley has announced her retirement. The former Leander Club captain, 33, won a silver medal with Katherine ...

 

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