Inverness RC ‘Morrison Construction Fours and Small Boats Heads’


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An excellent entry of over 190 crews was received for the Morrison Construction Fours and Small Boats Heads hosted by Inverness Rowing Club, Scotland. The event took place in sunny and calm weather conditions on Saturday and Sunday, 6th and 7th November on the superb rowing waters of the Caledonian Canal in Inverness over the 4500m course from Dochgarroch to the Inverness Rowing Club Clubhouse.
Both days of the racing saw some excellent competition with the host club winning both Men’s & Women’s Veteran Fours on the Saturday and the Women Junior 16 Double Sculls & Men’s Veteran Single Scull on the Sunday.

On Saturday, the fastest Men’s crew of the Day were the Clydesdale quadruple coxless scull stroked by Kieran Brown in a time of 16 minutes and 17 seconds. The fastest Women’s crew was a composite crew from Strathclyde Park, Clydesdale and Aberdeen Boat Club stroked by Gillian Connal in a time of 18 minutes and 18 seconds.

In the Small Boats events on the Sunday, fastest crew of the day was the Herriot Watt University Boat Club double scull stroked by James Scott which recorded a fine time of 17 minutes and 4 seconds. The fastest Women’s crew was Gillian Connal’s double scull from Strathclyde Park Rowing Club in a time of 19 minutes and 29 seconds.

For further event information and results visit the Inverness Rowing Club website.