Plymouth Regatta Success

Saturday the 1st of June saw Exeter travel the 30 miles or so to Plymouth for their annual 1000m course regatta. As per usual the sun shone all day over the course and conditions were brilliant for racing .  It was another incredible day for the junior squad once again with 13 winning crews , […]

Masters wins at Nottingham Club and Masters Regatta

While several of our club squads were racing at Totnes, the sculling Masters squad were headed to Nottingham for the Club and Masters Regatta, in the hope that the previous year’s wind and breaking waves would remain a distant memory. Sunday morning at Nottingham… eerie….. Calm water and sun – race plans to be adjusted! […]

Double Wins at Bristol Avon Regatta

Dan and Dave competed together in the Open 2x event. The semifinal went well and after a good start by both crews, they managed to squeeze past Bryanston School and control the race from ahead ensuring a place in the final by 4 lengths. They had been told that the crew they had just beaten was […]

Wins at Totnes Regatta

Exeter sent a large squad to the first WEARA regatta of the 2019 season. The Junior, senior, club and masters squads were all represented at the south Devon Venue for a weekend of successful racing. On the Saturday, Exeter had wins from: Jaz and Abbie in the WNov 2x Jaz in the wj17 1x Megan […]

Brian Fentiman

Exeter Rowing Club is saddened to announce the death of long time club member Brian Fentiman. Brian joined the club in 1997 and quickly became involved in coaching taking on many scullers and every weekend you could see up to 10 scullers heading off to Turf for their squad sessions led by Brian in his […]

Mike Baker

It is with deep regret that we report the passing of Mike Baker who died this morning (Saturday 20th April) at 8.45am. Mike was a champion oarsman in the 1970’s and continued to support the club for many years with his wife Pam.

Braving Henley In The Fog 

Fifteen rowers from the Friday Morning Squad recently spent two days rowing down the Thames from the Oxford University women’s boathouse at Wallingford to Henley (40km, 8 locks), where we spent the night, then on to Eton (another 32km, 6 locks), while one of our three boats carried on down to

Exeter Winter Head Race 2016

Exeter Winter Head Race Saturday 30th January 2016 The day of the Exeter Head race dawned a slightly drizzly but classically cold winter’s day. There was a good turn out for the two divisions, with the local schools, Universities, and Rowing Clubs turning up to race. Conditions were

Totnes Autumn head Race 2015

On the 20th December 2015 many of the juniors and women’s squad, plus Ben Crichard headed off to Totnes to compete in the head race that had to be postponed a few weeks ago due to bad weather. Weather conditions were not great today either, particularly for Division 3, but