Saturday, 16 October 2021

Sculler hurt in boat crash

Sculler hurt in boat crash

A SCULLER feared he would die when his boat was sliced in half in a collision with a boat that was on the wrong side of the river. ...

 

Signs idea scrapped

Signs idea scrapped

PLANS to buy digital signage to encourage visitors to Henley Royal Regatta to walk through the town centre are set to be shelved due ...

 

Rowing chiefs criticised as coach joins Olympic rivals

Rowing chiefs criticised as coach joins Olympic rivals

BRITISH Rowing has come in for more criticism after its former head coach signed a deal to lead the French Olympic team. Jürgen ...

 

Ex-headmaster opens new boathouse with his name

Ex-headmaster opens new boathouse with his name

A NEW £2.2 million boathouse and multi-activity sports centre at Shiplake College has been officially opened. The Davies Centre is a ...

 

Henley bag five wins at first autumn head sculls race

Henley bag five wins at first autumn head sculls race

HENLEY Rowing Club’s juniors triumphed at their first autumn head of the river race of the year at the Wallingford long distance ...

 

Rowers parade criticised

Rowers parade criticised

A HENLEY councillor has complained that the parade held to celebrate the returning Olympic and Paralympic athletes featured only ...

 

Warm welcome home for our Tokyo rowing ‘heroes’

Warm welcome home for our Tokyo rowing ‘heroes’

HENLEY’S Olympic and Paralympic athletes were warmly welcomed back to the town on Saturday. Hundreds of people cheered the Team GB ...

 

Olympians grateful for support from ‘home of rowing’

Olympians grateful for support from ‘home of rowing’

Team GB’s Olympic and Paralympic rowers have thanked Henley, “the home of rowing”, for the support shown at the ‘heroes return’ event ...

 

Welcome home for rowers

Welcome home for rowers

HENLEY’S elite rowers will be celebrated during a Heroes’ Return event in the town tomorrow (Saturday). Athletes who competed at the ...

 

Former Henley juniors win bronze at championships

Former Henley juniors win bronze at championships

FOUR former Henley Rowing Club juniors competed for Great Britain and at the fifth European Rowing U23 Championships in Poland last ...

 

Chambers returns

LEANDER CLUB has appointed a new assistant women’s coach. Richard Chambers, an Olympic rowing silver medallist, started in the role on ...

 

Bus tour and row-past for our rowing heroes

Bus tour and row-past for our rowing heroes

A CELEBRATION is to be held for the athletes who competed at the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo this summer. The Heroes’ Return ...

 

Regatta trophy in memory of hero

Regatta trophy in memory of hero

THE Island Challenge Cup for coxed eights was supposed to be introduced at last year’s Hernley Royal Regatta but that was cancelled of ...

 

New river chariot

New river chariot

A NEW umpire’s launch made its debut at this year’s Henley Royal Regatta. Boadicea cost more than £100,000 and was paid for with a ...

 

I put trophy on display the wrong way

I put trophy on display the wrong way

THE three new trophies for women’s events, the Island Challenge Cup, the Junior Women’s Eight plate and the Wargrave Challenge Cup, ...

 

Women lead the way as Leander athletes bag eight trophies

Women lead the way as Leander athletes bag eight trophies

LEANDER CLUB dominated this year’s Henley Royal Regatta taking home eight trophies including six for women’s crews. Their haul ...

 

Henley Royal Regatta 2021: Winners list

The Prince Albert Challenge Cup: University of London beat Newcastle University “A” by two-and-a-quarter in a time of seven minutes ...

 

Brown Owl who inspired me

Brown Owl who inspired me

ELLEN BUTTRICK is deputy leader of the 3rd Henley brownies and has been involved with the Girlguiding since she was seven. She hopes ...

 

No service

THIS year’s regatta church service has been cancelled due to the uncertainty created by the coronavirus pandemic. More than 150 people ...

 

New launch

A NEW umpire’s launch made its debut at Henley Royal Regatta this week. Boadicea, which cost more than £100,000, was paid for with a ...

 

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