Juniors Row Hard at Totnes Head Race

Our small competitive junior group represented the Club well at Totnes Head Race alongside the senior and masters squads. A great day for the club all round. Great family support and many thanks are due to Stu and Ben for taking on towing duties. Division 1 saw fantastic times from Phoebe Muir and Emily Vater […]

British Rowing Indoor Championships 2016

Great day for our junior participants in BRIC. Emily Vater and Ed Fuller got gold in their 500m sprint races and went on to get silver, (Emily 2/58) and bronze , (Ed 3/47) in their 5 and 4 minute tests. Rebecca Vater had really stiff opposition having moved into the sixth form girls (WJ18) group […]

BRIC 2016

Great day for our junior participants in BRIC. Emily Vater and Ed Fuller got gold in their 500m sprint races and went on to get silver, (Emily 2/58) and bronze , (Ed 3/47) in their 5 and 4 minute tests Rebecca Vater had really stiff opposition having moved into the sixth form girls (WJ18) group […]

Junior Squad Report – December 2016

Junior training is progressing well with our newer members showing improvement both on the water and in land training. If there was one the WJ14 group definitely would win the prepared for the water prize – hats, hi viz etc. Well done Girls Following on from their successes at Gloucester our competitive group represented the Club […]

Junior Squad Report – November 2016

Our final Junior Learn to Row course this year was taken by Stu 24th -28th October. Thirteen potential juniors took part and Danielle Stuart assisted Stu throughout the week. Thanks to all those, adult and junior, who helped to make this another successful course. Well done everyone who competed at Gloucester… some racing 1750m and […]

Juniors at Gloucester Head 2016

Well done everyone who competed at Gloucester today… some racing 1750m and some 5000m and some potential course records. Jack, Seb and Robbie did well in their almost J18 4x-. Georgia won WIM3 4+ with the senior ladies in the morning division and raced with Hannah in the  WIm 3 8+ in the afternoon. Hannah […]

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

Junior Squad Report – October 2016

After a busy summer and a short September break the juniors began training again on September 20th. We have welcomed in a group of new juniors who had attended Stu’s Junior Learn to Row courses in the summer. They are settling in well and already improving the skills they learned in the summer. Tuesday and […]

Junior Squad Report – September 2016

The junior squad has had a very busy summer attending all but one of the WEARA regattas. Several of our juniors represented the Western Region at the Junior Inter Regional Regatta held at Nottingham in April. In May a small group of seven juniors went to Dorney for the Ball Cup South and all returned […]

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