Warrington Rowing Club head to the Charles

Warrington Rowing Club’s Mike Pownall, Chris Johnstone, Tom Pearson and James Whitehead, along with coach Richard Sinnott, jet out to America today, Thursday, to take part in the Head of the Charles Regatta in Boston.

Sinnott said: “This is the first time that Warrington Rowing Club will have competed in a major event outside Great Britain and it will be a huge challenge.

“The event is thought to be one of the world’s largest rowing events and about 7,500 athletes will race over the 5km course on the River Charles through the centre of Boston.

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