News Archive


27th December 2017 Stratford upon Avon Boat Club hosts successful Boxing Day regatta

21st December 2017 In conversation with coaches Jurgen Grobler, Paul Thompson and Tom Dyson

21st December 2017 Why it’s important to be healthy as well as fit

21st December 2017 Three different sports to spice up your training camps

21st December 2017 Alternative training camp ideas: Hiking

21st December 2017 Alternative training camp ideas: Skiing

21st December 2017 Alternative training camp ideas: Cycling

21st December 2017 World Championships medallists headline 2017 GB Rowing Team awards

20th December 2017 How a pen and paper can improve your training gains

20th December 2017 Environment Agency boat licencing fee changes

20th December 2017 Is coaching an art or a science?

20th December 2017 Stewards Charitable Trust coached rowers compete in first rowing race at British Rowing Indoor Championships

20th December 2017 What’s in the December/January edition of Rowing & Regatta?

19th December 2017 Why it’s important to take a proper holiday

19th December 2017 Coaching students: ‘We have gone from being a mid-table university, to challenging the top clubs’

18th December 2017 Super snacks for rowers

18th December 2017 How engaging your gluteal muscles can improve your rowing stroke

18th December 2017 Tips for coaches: planning a robust training programme

15th December 2017 British Rowing celebrates recognition as an Investor in People

15th December 2017 Sir David Tanner to step down as British Rowing Performance Director

14th December 2017 Rowers who helped rescue teenagers in River Wye honoured by fire chiefs

13th December 2017 Could you complete the ‘world’s toughest rowing race’?

12th December 2017 GB’s Peter Sheppard trains prize winners Staines BC

12th December 2017 88 Row For Ru rowers took on BRIC17 to raise money for Bloodwise

9th December 2017 Adam Neill retains British Rowing Indoor Championships title

7th December 2017 Record-breaking BRIC17 set to hit Lee Valley VeloPark

7th December 2017 Refund for British Rowing Senior Championships entries

5th December 2017 BRIC17 sells out

1st December 2017 Latest update on the Competition Framework

1st December 2017 Henley Women’s Regatta announces competition restructure

1st December 2017 British Rowing launches new Rower Development Guide

1st December 2017 University of Surrey BC coach picks up prestigious UK Coaching award

29th November 2017 Paul Thompson inducted into ACT Sport hall of fame

27th November 2017 Club update on British Rowing Safety Audit

27th November 2017 Schools receive visits from GB rowers after participating in School Rowing Review Survey

27th November 2017 GB rowers share their tips for posting a great 2k time

27th November 2017 #BRIC17 training blog: Two weeks away from my first 2KM test

25th November 2017 How music helps GB rowers through their indoor sessions

25th November 2017 The science behind the perfect 2k test

24th November 2017 Hurricane on the Thames as Cornish Pilot Gig prepares to launch

24th November 2017 GB rowers support inspirational students at Kensington Aldridge Academy

24th November 2017 Holly Dunford wins SportsAid ‘One-to-Watch’ award for 2017

23rd November 2017 Wiggins: ‘Just to be in the same race as GB rowers and to see how close I can get to them is an honour’

17th November 2017 New Session Coach to Club Coach conversion course

17th November 2017 British Rowing CEO Andy Parkinson to hold Q&A on Facebook

17th November 2017 Sir Bradley Wiggins to take on the GB Rowing Team at the British Rowing Indoor Championships this December

16th November 2017 Rower Holly Dunford makes final three of Sportsaid’s One-to-Watch award

15th November 2017 Victoria Taylor’s Road to BRIC

13th November 2017 Jürgen Grobler shortlisted for 2017 World Rowing Award

13th November 2017 British Rowing and British Triathlon announce grassroots partnership

10th November 2017 Coming soon: British Rowing ClubHub – a new service to help support your club

10th November 2017 Bristol Ariel and Ruderverein Linden rowers celebrate cities’ 70 years of friendship

9th November 2017 Henley Stewards’ Charitable Trust coach picks up sportscotland award

8th November 2017 Get ahead with our head racing season tips

8th November 2017 2017 British Rowing coaching survey results

7th November 2017 Rowers Holly Dunford and Calvin Tarczy shortlisted for Sportsaid’s annual One-to-Watch Award

6th November 2017 Strong showings from university boat clubs at GB Rowing Team’s first assessment

3rd November 2017 Zoe Lee relishing her return to racing at GB Rowing Team’s first winter assessment

3rd November 2017 Para-rowing Trials: ‘Any opportunity to get better at the new distance and the routine is really welcome’

2nd November 2017 October November Rowing & Regatta magazine on indoor rowing out 3 November

1st November 2017 Gary Harris’ 30 year service to British rowing recognised at Board meeting

31st October 2017 Applications are now open to host the BUCS Rowing 4s and 8s Head

30th October 2017 #BRIC17 training blog: New to rowing and taking on a 2,000m challenge

30th October 2017 ‘As soon as I finished I thought ‘I want more’’ – Beth Bryan on her World Championships bronze medal

30th October 2017 Sarasota-Bradenton looks ahead to World Masters Regatta after successful World Rowing Championships

26th October 2017 Henley Stewards’ Charitable Trust coaches enter second year

26th October 2017 Has your club completed the 2017 Safety Audit?

25th October 2017 ‘It’s nice to be back in training and I’m just hoping it gets easier sometime soon!’

23rd October 2017 Sign up now to the GB Rowing Team Para-rowing Trials

23rd October 2017 British Rowing awards three Medals of Honour

18th October 2017 British Rowing Statement – 2017 British Rowing Senior Championships cancelled

17th October 2017 British Rowing launches replica kit range

14th October 2017 Kate O’Sullivan elected as British Rowing’s Deputy Chairman

14th October 2017 British Rowing votes through new governance structure

11th October 2017 Racing is changing. Are you ready?

11th October 2017 WADA publishes 2018 Prohibited List

10th October 2017 World Mental Health Day: helping people with dementia continue to enjoy rowing

9th October 2017 ‘We just got in the boat and tried to get it to go fast’

6th October 2017 Maximise your rowing performance this season

5th October 2017 25 crews to represent Great Britain at World Rowing Coastal Championships

4th October 2017 Andrew Triggs Hodge among guest speakers at River and Rowing Museum’s History Conference

3rd October 2017 Emily Craig shortlisted for 2017 Women of the Future Award

1st October 2017 World Championships: Day Eight

1st October 2017 The life of a single sculler: Vicky Thornley reflects on her craft ahead of her World Rowing Championships final

30th September 2017 World Championships: Day Seven

30th September 2017 World Class Start graduates in the hunt for medals at the World Rowing Championships

29th September 2017 World Championships: Day Six

29th September 2017 Preview to the first finals of the World Rowing Championships

29th September 2017 British Rowing announces Cancer Research UK as Charity Partner

28th September 2017 World Championships: Day Five

28th September 2017 Familiarity and friendship helping Wilson and Hill find form in Sarasota

28th September 2017 10 medals at the Invictus Games for the UK athletes

27th September 2017 World Rowing Championships: Day Four

27th September 2017 ‘It’s great to get something back after the hard work we’ve put in this year after injury’

26th September 2017 World Rowing Championships: Day Three

26th September 2017 Indoor rowing prepares to get underway at the Invictus Games, Toronto

26th September 2017 Para-rowing preview: ‘I was never planning to come back and I was looking to get rowing again for fitness’

25th September 2017 World Rowing Championships: Day Two

25th September 2017 ‘We want to set the standard for the women’s four as the GB men have done in the same boat’

24th September 2017 World Rowing Championships: Day One

24th September 2017 Tom Barras looking to fuel Tokyo dreams with strong showing in Sarasota-Bradenton

23rd September 2017 Vicky Thornley only has eyes for the podium in hotly contested single scull competition

22nd September 2017 Notice of the British Rowing AGM 2017

22nd September 2017 British Rowing Indoor Championships in numbers

21st September 2017 All you need to know about the 2017 World Rowing Championships in Sarasota-Bradenton

20th September 2017 ‘I had pictures of Reed, Triggs Hodge and Pinsent on my wall – it’s very strange to now be in the four’

20th September 2017 British Rowing Tour visits the Lancaster Canal

19th September 2017 Five reasons to join a rowing club during Freshers Week

19th September 2017 Zoe Lee’s guide to the 2017 World Rowing Championships venue

19th September 2017 Entries open to 2017 British Rowing Senior Championships

18th September 2017 High performance coaching: ‘Once a year it’s crunch time; once every four years it’s properly crunch time’

15th September 2017 Upper Thames women’s squad wins Victor Ludorum at World Rowing Masters Regatta

14th September 2017 Jane Hall: ‘I don’t see myself as a female coach. I see myself as a coach who happens to be female’

11th September 2017 Two more crews added to Great Britain’s World Rowing Championships team

7th September 2017 An update on the British Rowing governance review

7th September 2017 Entries open for the 2017 British Rowing Indoor Championships

7th September 2017 Nominations open for 2017 Volunteer and Coach of the Year Awards

7th September 2017 Maidenhead RC launches new adaptive rowing programme with Invictus Games rowers

7th September 2017 Why not train as a coach? Four coaches explain why they took to teaching

6th September 2017 Great River Race extravaganza as crews prepare for racing

4th September 2017 Hants & Dorset success at South Coast Championships

4th September 2017 Great Britain wins two medals at inaugural European Rowing U23 Championships

1st September 2017 Share your views on your British Rowing membership in our 2017 survey

1st September 2017 Rowing & Regatta special: capturing the August September front cover

31st August 2017 August September Rowing & Regatta magazine out on September 1

30th August 2017 British Rowing to elect a new Deputy Chairman

25th August 2017 Memorial Service for Dame Di Ellis

25th August 2017 Competition Framework mythbusters – wave three

25th August 2017 Two eights selected to represent Great Britain at European U23 Championships

24th August 2017 British Rowing announces three-year supplier agreement with Andrews Sykes

20th August 2017 Success for scullers at the British Rowing Sculling Festival

17th August 2017 Competition Framework mythbusters – wave two

17th August 2017 British Rowing Sculling Festival returns to the National Water Sports Centre this weekend

11th August 2017 ‘I’ve set the goal to ‘become a rower’ rather than someone who’s learning how to row’

10th August 2017 Great Britain team for 2017 World Rowing Championships announced

9th August 2017 Competition Framework mythbusters – wave one

7th August 2017 Nominations now open for UK Coaching Awards

7th August 2017 British Rowing partners with Pulsant

6th August 2017 Two golds for Great Britain at World Rowing Junior Championships

5th August 2017 Three semi-final wins as GB qualify five boats for World Rowing Junior Championships finals

4th August 2017 Two race wins for GB on day three of World Rowing Junior Championships

3rd August 2017 Great Britain enjoys strong start to World Rowing Junior Championships

2nd August 2017 Twelve months to go until the Glasgow 2018 European Championships

1st August 2017 Eight golds as Great Britain top points table at 2017 Coupe de la Jeunesse

30th July 2017 Glistening success at the first ever British Rowing Offshore Championships

28th July 2017 Two indoor rowing silver medals for GB at The World Games 2017

28th July 2017 Attracting club sponsorship: how Weybridge RC won backing from a global firm

28th July 2017 Great Britain team for World Rowing Junior Championships announced

27th July 2017 British Rowing Offshore Championships prepares to make a splash this weekend

27th July 2017 Enter the Great Tyne Row and Tyne Single Scullers Head

27th July 2017 British Rowing signs new partnership with MSC Nutrition

26th July 2017 British Rowing Offshore Championships prepares to make a splash this weekend in Poole

26th July 2017 Top tips for indoor rowing from GB athletes

25th July 2017 Host venues announced for the University Indoor Rowing Series 2017

24th July 2017 England win three of the four trophies at 2017 Home International Regatta

24th July 2017 Have your say on British Rowing’s future constitution

24th July 2017 Great Britain team for Coupe de la Jeunesse announced

24th July 2017 All you need to know about The World Games in Wrocław

23rd July 2017 Men’s double scull wins GB’s second gold at World Rowing U23 Championships

22nd July 2017 Gold for women’s quad as GB win three medals at World Rowing U23 Championships

21st July 2017 Great Britain sets up seven medal finals on Saturday at World Rowing U23 Championships

20th July 2017 Five more GB boats progress on day two of World Rowing U23 Championships in Plovdiv

20th July 2017 England team announced for Home International Regatta

19th July 2017 Strong start for GB rowers on day one of World Rowing U23 Championships

19th July 2017 World U23 Championships: Medal hopefuls explain how previous experiences will drive them to success

17th July 2017 Oxford Brookes University BC win Team of the Year at 2017 BUCS Awards

17th July 2017 Sign up for the Junior Coaches’ Conference 2017

16th July 2017 Rowers delight at the 2017 British Rowing Junior Championships

14th July 2017 Great Britain win 2017 J16 GB v France Match

12th July 2017 Great Britain team for World Rowing U23 Championships announced

10th July 2017 Team announced for 2017 J16 GB v France Match

10th July 2017 British Rowing supports Clean Sport Week

9th July 2017 World Rowing Cup III Day Three: Gold for men’s four as GB win four medals in total

8th July 2017 World Rowing Cup III day two: GB wins first medal as five more boats qualify for A finals

7th July 2017 World Rowing Cup III day one: Four boats qualify directly for Sunday’s finals

6th July 2017 All you need to know about World Rowing Cup III in Lucerne

5th July 2017 Nottingham to host biggest ever British Rowing Junior Championships

5th July 2017 From shop worker to World Cup medallist in just four months – Rebecca Shorten’s rise to the podium

3rd July 2017 British Rowing to host education & training Q&A on Facebook

29th June 2017 Dame Katherine Grainger awarded World Rowing’s Thomas Keller Medal

29th June 2017 Jack Beaumont discusses his split loyalties during Henley Royal Regatta

27th June 2017 Great Britain team for World Rowing Cup III announced

25th June 2017 #WSW2017: ‘We’ve got fabulous role models in women’s rowing, and there always have been’

23rd June 2017 #WSW2017: Olympians Greves and Flood to row with juniors in Henley Royal Regatta qualifying

22nd June 2017 One hundred rowers form Great Britain team for 2017 EUSA Rowing Championships

22nd June 2017 ‘Whether it’s rowing or another sport, hopefully my visit will encourage them and push them on to success’

21st June 2017 Which GB Rowing Team athletes will be competing at Henley Royal Regatta?

20th June 2017 #WSW2017: Alice Baatz charts her rise from World Class Start to international racing

18th June 2017 World Rowing Cup II Day Three

17th June 2017 World Rowing Cup II Day Two: PR2 mixed double sculls and lightweight men’s pair claim GB’s first medals

17th June 2017 Durham ARC stalwart Barry Hudson awarded MBE

17th June 2017 Heather Stanning awarded OBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours List

16th June 2017 World Rowing Cup II Day One: Men’s four and quad seal finals spots

15th June 2017 Karen Bennett enjoying women’s eight return at World Rowing Cup II

15th June 2017 Great Britain team for 2017 World Games announced

15th June 2017 All you need to know about World Rowing Cup II in Poznan

14th June 2017 European Championships absence gives John Collins fresh perspective ahead of World Cup II

14th June 2017 Tickets for Glasgow 2018 European Championships go on sale

13th June 2017 British Rowing Chairman Annamarie Phelps CBE to step down

13th June 2017 Updated: Great Britain team for World Rowing Cup II

12th June 2017 IOC confirm gender equality in rowing events for Tokyo 2020 with introduction of women’s four

11th June 2017 Mixed weather conditions causes waves at British Rowing Masters Championships

9th June 2017 Sport England funding award for 2017-2021

6th June 2017 Entries open to 2017 British Rowing Offshore Championships

6th June 2017 Great Britain squad for World Rowing Cup 2 announced

2nd June 2017 Go Row Indoor workout video goes live

2nd June 2017 Applications open to host 2017 University Indoor Rowing Series

1st June 2017 Entries open to 2017 British Rowing Junior Championships

28th May 2017 European Rowing Championships day three: Victoria Thornley takes gold in women’s single sculls

27th May 2017 European Rowing Championships day two: Great Britain set up 11 medal opportunities

26th May 2017 European Rowing Championships day one: Three British boats straight through to finals

25th May 2017 ‘There is an element of leadership to my position, but it’s not as if I have to go and read a textbook’

24th May 2017 Clubs now suspended from competition

24th May 2017 All you need to know about the 2017 European Rowing Championships

22nd May 2017 British Rowing brings on board Circle Reading Hospital as Official Supplier

22nd May 2017 Tickets for Glasgow 2018 European Championships to go on general sale from 14 June

20th May 2017 Obituary – Dame Di Ellis, 1938 – 2017

19th May 2017 Joel Cassells sets his sights on European Rowing Championships hat-trick

19th May 2017 Indoor rowers looking to smash records in a series of marathon events

15th May 2017 2017 World Rowing Championships on the horizon

15th May 2017 Three wins for Great Britain Para-rowers at Gavirate International Regatta

11th May 2017 Belgrade stars headline Great Britain’s European Championship team

10th May 2017 Yorkshire Rows and Minerva Midweek Sculling up for Women’s Sport Trust awards

8th May 2017 Paralympic Games stars return to action at Gavirate International Regatta

7th May 2017 Great Britain take World Rowing Cup lead after winning 11 medals in Belgrade

6th May 2017 World Rowing Cup I day two: Great Britain set up 12 medal opportunities for final day

5th May 2017 World Rowing Cup I day one: Men’s four power into final; afternoon racing postponed

5th May 2017 World Pilot Gig Championships 2017

5th May 2017 World Rowing Cup I: ‘It’s all about building up to the World Championships’

4th May 2017 All you need to know about World Rowing Cup I in Belgrade

3rd May 2017 ‘We have the experience and the power to be the boat that everyone fears in five months’ time’

2nd May 2017 British Rowing signs agreement with ROWING Champions League

2nd May 2017 Great Britain team announced for Munich Junior Regatta

28th April 2017 BUCS Regatta 2017 preview

27th April 2017 Jürgen Grobler honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award at the BT Sports Industry Awards

26th April 2017 Success at Birmingham Regatta under new rules of racing

24th April 2017 Great Britain team for World Rowing Cup I announced

21st April 2017 Dame Katherine Grainger appointed chair of UK Sport

20th April 2017 London Marathon the next challenge for Helen Glover and Heather Stanning

19th April 2017 Katherine Copeland looking to learn from Rio 2016 experience in run up to third Olympic Games

17th April 2017 Boat Race rivals Cook and Tredell team up to finish fourth at GB Rowing Team trials

16th April 2017 Mohamed Sbihi and Will Satch edge thrilling men’s pair final at GB Rowing Team trials

15th April 2017 GB Rowing Team Senior & U23 Trials: day one round-up

13th April 2017 2017 GB Rowing Team Senior and U23 Trials preview

11th April 2017 British rowers dominate Thomas Keller medal shortlist

7th April 2017 Invictus Games indoor rowing trials get royal seal of approval

6th April 2017 Support Rosie’s Fund and help raise money for Momentum

5th April 2017 Rowing participation on tidal Thames growing faster than other water-based sports

4th April 2017 World Class Start: Q&A with Strathclyde Park coach Tom Young

4th April 2017 British Rowing opens new World Class Start centre at Strathclyde Park

4th April 2017 Stuart Clarke appointed GB Rowing Team Media Manager

2nd April 2017 Oxford take victory in 2017 Boat Race, as Cambridge dominate women’s race

2nd April 2017 The search is on for a female PR3 rower ahead of 2017 World Championships

2nd April 2017 Five reasons to take up rowing if you’re inspired by the Boat Race

1st April 2017 New indoor rowing research reveals ‘vast opportunity’ for growth

30th March 2017 British Rowing shortlisted for Sports Business Award

30th March 2017 Martin Gough’s five most memorable university Boat Races of the last ten years

29th March 2017 Take in the Lancaster Canal with the 2017 British Rowing Tour

28th March 2017 A glossary of rowing lingo

22nd March 2017 How to find the perfect rowing/life balance

21st March 2017 British Rowing to host indoor rowing and innovation Q&A on Facebook

20th March 2017 Thousands descend on London for National Junior Indoor Rowing Championships

15th March 2017 Meet the 2017 Boat Races crews

15th March 2017 British Rowing and LiveRowing nominated for Sports Technology Award

13th March 2017 Eight healthy habits for rowers

10th March 2017 British Rowing membership prices for 2017/18

9th March 2017 Glasgow confirmed as host of 2018 European Rowing Championships

8th March 2017 Entries for 2017 Community Sport and Recreation Awards now open

8th March 2017 International Women’s Day: Why rowing is oar-some!

7th March 2017 Top head racing tips to give you the edge on the Tideway

3rd March 2017 Perfect your technique: when is the right time to open your hips?

3rd March 2017 Plymstock and Exmouth take honours in South West Schools Indoor Rowing Championships

2nd March 2017 Mizuno becomes Official Sportswear Partner of British Rowing

1st March 2017 Maximise your training: tips for combining strength and endurance programmes

28th February 2017 Omar’s buttermilk pancake recipe

27th February 2017 Andrew T Hodge retires from international rowing

27th February 2017 ‘I like rowing because it gets me out of the wheelchair, and that’s the biggest thing for me’

25th February 2017 Annamarie Phelps re-elected as British Rowing chairman

24th February 2017 Has your club completed its Club Membership declaration?

24th February 2017 Meet Tally Rye: ‘We can all do everything and we can be good at it. There shouldn’t be any barriers’

24th February 2017 British Rowing Junior Championships returns to Nottingham this July

23rd February 2017 Annamarie Phelps becomes vice-chair of British Olympic Association

23rd February 2017 Boat Races 2017: ‘Hopefully everyone understands how hard these guys have to work for it’

23rd February 2017 Rowing & Regatta 100th edition preview: 100 years of boat design

22nd February 2017 CPGA and British Rowing launch first ‘Club in a Box’ training gig in Dorset

21st February 2017 Nurturing the next generation of GB Rowing Team stars

16th February 2017 Marjon University students go wild for new coastal rowing club

16th February 2017 Take part in the World Rowing Indoor Sprints to win a new Concept2 for your club or team

15th February 2017 Entries open for World Rowing Masters Regatta in Bled

14th February 2017 Visit Sarasota County returns to present British Rowing’s 2017 national championship events

11th February 2017 Mat Tarrant and Stewart Innes take pair honours at third winter assessment

11th February 2017 FISA Congress votes on changes to Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic rowing programmes

9th February 2017 British Rowing to host anti-doping Q&A on Facebook

8th February 2017 Double Paralympic champion Pam Relph announces her retirement from rowing

7th February 2017 Emerging talent set to battle with returning Olympians in third GB winter assessment

7th February 2017 Women’s Sport Week returns this June to celebrate a fantastic summer of women’s sport

6th February 2017 British Rowing responds to Sport England funding announcement

3rd February 2017 British Rowing Sports Presentation Workshop explores how rowing can improve its spectator experience

1st February 2017 British Rowing announces findings of the internal review of its High Performance Programme

1st February 2017 Royal Navy Indoor Rowing Team set for competition on multiple fronts this weekend

30th January 2017 Five gym exercises to maximise your power transfer

30th January 2017 Obituary: Ian Fisher (1946-2017)

30th January 2017 Record-breaking performances cap successful Plymouth School Games level two indoor rowing competition

30th January 2017 ‘I can walk around and everything, so I never thought of myself as someone who would qualify as a Para-rower’

26th January 2017 Helene Raynsford: ‘I treated my cancer journey as just another race on a different stretch of water’

20th January 2017 Latest update on the Competition Framework

18th January 2017 Paralympic champion Laurence Whiteley backs the Cancer Research Great Row

12th January 2017 Safeguarding and child protection reminders for clubs 2017

12th January 2017 Paralympic gold medallist Tom Aggar announces retirement from international rowing

11th January 2017 Election of British Rowing regional chairmen and representatives

11th January 2017 2017 British Rowing Coaching Conference: Who will be speaking about what?

11th January 2017 Safety Alert – Know Your River

11th January 2017 British Rowing joins forces with Cancer Research UK for The Great Row

10th January 2017 British Rowing opens nominations for the role of chairman

10th January 2017 Moe Sbihi shortlisted for Sportsman of the Year at British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards

6th January 2017 Alex Gregory announces his retirement from rowing

5th January 2017 Concept2 becomes Official Supplier to British Rowing

5th January 2017 Triple Olympic gold medallist Pete Reed returns to rowing

4th January 2017 How John O’Gaunt RC is recovering from the devastation of Storm Desmond