News Archive


31st December 2015 British Rowing’s Chairman, Annamarie Phelps, awarded a CBE in the New Year’s Honours 2016

22nd December 2015 #BRICisback – Relive the Championships!

21st December 2015 Director of Pathway Development appointed

19th December 2015 Groom springs GB Rowing Team trials surprise

18th December 2015 Olympic Dreams and the Road to Rio

17th December 2015 Katherine Grainger’s contribution to sport recognised by The National Lottery Spirit of Sport Award

16th December 2015 Rodford calls time on rowing career

16th December 2015 Rio hopefuls face tough test

16th December 2015 Drama at Women’s University Trial Eights

15th December 2015 Thrills and Spills for the Boat Race Trial Eights

15th December 2015 Changes to Henley Women’s Regatta

14th December 2015 Handling Success and Mixing it Up

12th December 2015 Sbihi smashes Sir Matthew Pinsent’s record

12th December 2015 Record breaking BRIC delights crowds at the VeloPark

11th December 2015 2015 World Eight reunite

10th December 2015 New-look beta website

10th December 2015 The EIS appoints one of the rowing greats, Sir David Tanner CBE

10th December 2015 Rowing is on the rise as participation in England reaches a quarter of a million

4th December 2015 Olympic rowers ready to raise the roof

3rd December 2015 Club Safety Audit 2015

3rd December 2015 2016 World Rowing Tour

3rd December 2015 Volunteer and Coach of the Year Awards 2015

2nd December 2015 Catch up with UIRS 2015

2nd December 2015 Daytime rowing in Bath Tubs

1st December 2015 Coaches Recognised at Sports Coach UK Awards

25th November 2015 Safety Alert – Is it safe to go afloat alone?

24th November 2015 British Rowing appoints Director of Innovation

20th November 2015 Calling all rowers to support #GetYourKitOn

20th November 2015 Stratford-upon-avon Boat Club is expanding

20th November 2015 Gregory and Stanning named Olympic athletes of the Year

20th November 2015 Glover and Stanning named World Female Crew of the Year

18th November 2015 Greg Gregory-Jones wins prestigious award

18th November 2015 A voyage of adventure – and self-discovery

17th November 2015 The crew who turned the tide

17th November 2015 Birmingham RC continues to move ‘Forward’ in driving Explore Rowing participation development

17th November 2015 Dudley RC to row 3000 miles indoors for charity

17th November 2015 Has your club completed their 2015 Safety Audit?

16th November 2015 Wingfield stars

16th November 2015 PRESS RELEASE: Indoor rowing powers into the Olympic Velodrome next month

14th November 2015 Morris tops the Trials results

13th November 2015 Community comes together at Southampton Rowing forum

13th November 2015 Did you see the hazard spotting quiz in Rowing and Regatta?

10th November 2015 Imperial lead the way

9th November 2015 Leander lightweights rule Fours Head waves

5th November 2015 Over 40 clubs now running Explore League

2nd November 2015 Exclusive #BRIC prize bundle on offer

2nd November 2015 Gregory and Sbihi are top guns in Boston

29th October 2015 Open to all – enter Alton RC Autumn Head now

28th October 2015 World and Olympic medallists take first steps in 2016 season

27th October 2015 GB Rowing Team #DoTheStrictly

27th October 2015 Did you know RowHow is a place for tricks and tips?

26th October 2015 B-Row inspires the city of Birmingham

21st October 2015 Glover and Stanning are finalists in World Rowing Awards

21st October 2015 Chairman Annamarie Phelps joins the BOA board

19th October 2015 Get competitive, enter the correct category

18th October 2015 Winning start to big season for GB rowers

18th October 2015 GB para-rowers among the medals at Brit Champs

18th October 2015 Quads, eights and para-rowers start Brit Champs campaign

17th October 2015 Established and rising stars claim British gold

17th October 2015 Favourites progress in Brit Champs semi-finals

17th October 2015 No separating leading men’s fours in time trials

16th October 2015 Dudley Rower set to make waves in rowing challenge

15th October 2015 Crews tested in Pairs Head

15th October 2015 GB rowers back in action at British Championships

14th October 2015 World champions line-up at the National Water Sports Centre

13th October 2015 Newcastle the destination city for the BUCS Head

13th October 2015 Thames Valley launch Explore Rowing league

13th October 2015 Rowers start final countdown to Rio 2016

12th October 2015 Vote Glover and Stanning for Team of the Year

11th October 2015 Paralympic sports brought together

9th October 2015 Could you be an Olympic rower?

8th October 2015 Help for Heroes para racing boat officially named

8th October 2015 Director of Partnerships appointed

7th October 2015 Disruptive change presented at the conference

2nd October 2015 Scullers Head opens to adaptive entries again

28th September 2015 Entries open for the return of BRIC

25th September 2015 GB para-rowers to get early feel for Rio 2016

24th September 2015 Get your hands on R&R digital!

24th September 2015 Boston Marathon

18th September 2015 GB men’s eight win SH Netz Cup in Germany

16th September 2015 Cracking Conference line-up confirmed – places still available!

16th September 2015 European Universities Championships 2015

15th September 2015 South Coast Championship Regatta 2015

14th September 2015 Entries open for Senior Championships 2015

14th September 2015 West Midlands Explore League has more fun!

14th September 2015 Blind rowers and radios at WRC

11th September 2015 North of England Sprint Rowing Championships 2015

9th September 2015 Notice of the British Rowing AGM 2015

8th September 2015 GB Universities Team departs for Hanover

8th September 2015 Great Tyne Row

8th September 2015 Hired! Director of Membership and Rowing Community

6th September 2015 GB Rowing Team men’s eight win gold

5th September 2015 Gold for GB Rowing Team’s Glover and Stanning

4th September 2015 Five medal flourish for GB Rowing Team at Worlds

3rd September 2015 Nine boats into finals, six Rio quota places booked

3rd September 2015 World gold and three silvers for GB Rowing Team para rowers

2nd September 2015 Morris wins semi 18 weeks after shoulder surgery

2nd September 2015 Cracking morning for GB Rowing Team at Worlds

1st September 2015 Whiteley and Rowles qualify first GB Rowing Team boat for Rio Paralympics

1st September 2015 GB Rowing Team men’s four and quad keep Rio hopes alive

31st August 2015 Trio of GB Rowing Team para-rowing successes

31st August 2015 Men’s coxed pair and eight bookend morning session

30th August 2015 Five-win start for GB Rowing Team at Worlds

26th August 2015 Warwick Regatta 2015

24th August 2015 This is the biggest event of the year for us, says Sbihi

24th August 2015 GB Rowing Team crews lists for World Championships

23rd August 2015 A week to go to the World Championships

20th August 2015 The Great British RowFest is coming!

19th August 2015 Talkin Tarn ARC row the Caledonian Canal

19th August 2015 Record Entry for Hayle U14s Championships

18th August 2015 Pulling Together: One team with a shared purpose

18th August 2015 Sensational Sculling Festival!

17th August 2015 Host clubs announced for University Indoor Rowing Series

17th August 2015 Women’s four join GB Rowing Team for Worlds

17th August 2015 British University Champions Set to Challenge European Counterparts

14th August 2015 How data analytics is helping GB rowers on road to Rio

13th August 2015 Worcester Regatta welcomes blind & visually impaired rowers

13th August 2015 Tour of the Wear 2015

11th August 2015 Olympic champion Anna Watkins on comeback trail

8th August 2015 Junior men’s quad surge into history books in Rio

7th August 2015 Four more GB junior crews through to Rio finals

6th August 2015 Quads catch the eye in Rio

5th August 2015 One year to Rio – GB rowers start Olympic countdown

4th August 2015 Pettipher triumphs in 301st wager

4th August 2015 RowHow shares how to optimise coaching tips

3rd August 2015 Oxford Brookes University win Red Bull Outrow for the second year

3rd August 2015 Tributes to Kevin Whyman

3rd August 2015 Finishing touches put to strong World Champs squad

3rd August 2015 Women lead the way at Coupe de la Jeunesse

3rd August 2015 Fancy trying to run your own rowing tour?

3rd August 2015 Want to learn how to cox?

3rd August 2015 Explore League West Midlands Take Two

31st July 2015 Host club sought for BUCS 4s and 8s Head

31st July 2015 Anna McNuff runs the length of NZ

31st July 2015 Anna McNuff runs the length of NZ

30th July 2015 West Midlands Inaugural Explore League – Hereford

30th July 2015 Former Wheelchair athlete? The BPA need your help

30th July 2015 2015 World Rowing Coastal Championships

28th July 2015 Warrington Sunday League Report 26th July 2015

28th July 2015 Weybridge Community Regatta

28th July 2015 The British Rowing Indoor Champs is back again in 2015

27th July 2015 Warrington Sunday League

27th July 2015 Home International Regatta 2015

26th July 2015 Future looks bright as GB win six medals at World U23s

25th July 2015 Four World U23 medals for GB on super Saturday

25th July 2015 Twelve out of 13 A finals for GB at World U23 Championships

24th July 2015 Four more GB finalists at World U23 Championships

23rd July 2015 Encouraging first morning at World U23 Championships

22nd July 2015 Rowing is open to all at Worcester Rowing Club

22nd July 2015 Lightweight men’s pair safely through to semi-finals

22nd July 2015 The Junior Rowers in Strathclyde Showed Great Promise

21st July 2015 School Games 2015

21st July 2015 GB Rowing Team names squad for World Championships in Aiguebelette

20th July 2015 World Junior Championships squad announced by GB Rowing Team

20th July 2015 GB Rowing Team name Coupe de la Jeunesse squad

16th July 2015 Llandaff Regatta 2015

16th July 2015 The Great British RowFest!

15th July 2015 GB juniors win annual match against France

14th July 2015 B-ROW create historic inaugural schools regatta in Birmingham

13th July 2015 Squad announced for World U23 Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria

13th July 2015 Henley Masters Regatta 2015

12th July 2015 GB men’s eight produce storming finish to Lucerne world cup

12th July 2015 Glover and Stanning set up perfect pre-Worlds platform

11th July 2015 Tarrant helps deliver his own golden birthday present

11th July 2015 Glover and Stanning are stand-out GB Rowing Team semi-finalists in Lucerne

10th July 2015 Fletcher and Chambers safely through to semis

10th July 2015 GB Rowing Team men’s eight cruise into world cup final

10th July 2015 Bumper Entry for 2015 British Rowing Junior Championships

9th July 2015 Team announced for annual GB v France U16 match

8th July 2015 GB and German men’s eights line up for Lucerne after rousing GB Henley win

7th July 2015 Six of the best at Henley Royal Regatta

7th July 2015 Sensational Henley

4th July 2015 Men’s eight set up a Henley final to relish

3rd July 2015 GB crews up and running at Henley Royal Regatta

2nd July 2015 Lightweights stay on course for Henley showdown

1st July 2015 Para-rowers turn up the heat at Henley Royal Regatta

26th June 2015 The 151st York Regatta

26th June 2015 GB Rowing Team announced for Lucerne World Cup

24th June 2015 Merits earnt on the water at Mersey Docks

24th June 2015 British Rowing and British Canoeing unify

23rd June 2015 Strong GB Rowing Team representation at Henley

23rd June 2015 Supporting the Women’s Sport Leadership Academy

22nd June 2015 A record Henley Women’s Regatta

21st June 2015 High five says it all for GB Rowing Team at Varese World Cup

20th June 2015 GB Rowing Team para-rowing coxed four smash world best time to take gold

20th June 2015 Copeland and Taylor set new world best time

19th June 2015 Campbell into semis as Aggar and Morris make the finals

19th June 2015 Men’s quad and eight into the final in Italy

18th June 2015 GB Rowing Team sizzle into final of mixed para-rowing coxed four with world best time

18th June 2015 Three rowers honoured by the Queen

17th June 2015 Masters Champs Goes from Strength to Strength

16th June 2015 Reading Regatta’s roaring success

15th June 2015 Improving Performance Naturally

15th June 2015 Clubs suspended from Competition 2015

12th June 2015 Blenheim Palace Junior Regatta success

12th June 2015 Athlete in the Spotlight: Vicki Meyer-Laker

10th June 2015 Community Amateur Sports Club (CASC) Update – June 2015

9th June 2015 Row Better with Rowley Douglas and Robin Williams

9th June 2015 Hereford Regatta held after three-year break

8th June 2015 GB Rowing Team names big squad for world cup

5th June 2015 Women’s Sport Week – A Reflection

4th June 2015 GB Rowing Team name para-rowing squad for World Cup in Varese

2nd June 2015 Website Refresh

2nd June 2015 Great turn out at Metropolitan Amateur Regatta 2015

31st May 2015 Spectacular Europeans for GB Rowing Team

30th May 2015 GB Rowing Team men’s eight turn European fortunes around

29th May 2015 Ten top finishes for GB Rowing Team on day one of European Championships

29th May 2015 Our website – Have your say!

28th May 2015 GB Rowing Team on their marks for 2015 European Championships

28th May 2015 Charities Join Forces for the Great Big Cornish Gig Project

26th May 2015 Westminster and Headington top National Schools Regatta 2015

22nd May 2015 Athlete in the Spotlight: Charlotte Taylor

19th May 2015 Athlete in the Spotlight: James Fox

18th May 2015 YouTube rowers organise 50th Independence Regatta in Malė, Maldives

17th May 2015 Six of the best at International Para-Rowing Regatta

17th May 2015 Successful weekend in Essen for GB Rowing Team

15th May 2015 Essen regatta provides opportunity for rowers to get “race ready”

14th May 2015 Debutants to make their bow at International Para Rowing Regatta

13th May 2015 GB Rowing Team announce squad for European Championships in Poland

11th May 2015 Munich test ends in four medals for GB Rowing Team Juniors

8th May 2015 International test awaits GB Rowing Team at Munich Junior Regatta

8th May 2015 High Winds at Wallingford Regatta

6th May 2015 Tough Competition at BUCS Regatta

5th May 2015 26th World Pilot Gig Championships

29th April 2015 Hat-trick for Thames Upriver at JIRR

27th April 2015 PLA Tidal Thames Vision Project

23rd April 2015 Greg Searle shortlisted for FISA award.

19th April 2015 Gregory and Sbihi win star-studded GB Rowing Team men’s pair final

19th April 2015 Nash and Satch prove they are “ring ready”

18th April 2015 Some surprise results at GB Rowing Team Trials

18th April 2015 Timetable revised for GB Rowing Team Senior and U23 Trials

17th April 2015 All set for a big weekend of action at GB Rowing Team Senior and U23 Trials

17th April 2015 The Row2Rio Challenge

15th April 2015 Osiris lead on Tideway

14th April 2015 The Clash of the Veterans

14th April 2015 Northwich Spring Head 2015

14th April 2015 Everyone will want to impress as we move into Games qualification year

13th April 2015 Oxford win Boat Races

10th April 2015 Exciting season ahead after strong performances at Para-Rowing Trials

10th April 2015 British Rowing announces two new Independent Directors

10th April 2015 Athlete in the Spotlight: Matt Gotrel

7th April 2015 Athlete in the Spotlight: Tina Stiller

7th April 2015 Cambridge Wins at Henley Boat Races.

7th April 2015 Northern Region’s Sunday League

2nd April 2015 The English Indoor Rowing Championships 2015

2nd April 2015 Athlete in the Spotlight: Grace Clough

1st April 2015 10,000 Rowers Compete in Spring Heads

31st March 2015 Cornish gig rowers star in BBC’s Poldark

31st March 2015 Community Sport and Recreation Awards 2015

31st March 2015 Henley Royal Regatta to be Broadcast Live

30th March 2015 Vesta host quality Veterans Head

30th March 2015 Head of the River success

30th March 2015 Athlete in the Spotlight: Joel Cassells

30th March 2015 Athlete in the Spotlight: Angus Groom

27th March 2015 2 days to go…Foreign Representation

26th March 2015 Rowing joins the new European Sports Championships – set for Glasgow 2018

25th March 2015 3 days to go…HoRR History

24th March 2015 Countdown to Head of the River 2015

24th March 2015 Excitement builds at 500 days to Rio marker

19th March 2015 British Rowing Welcomes UK Sport and Sport England Investment Announcements

18th March 2015 Junior Head Successes

16th March 2015 Record WeHoRR wins for Grainger

16th March 2015 British Rowing joins forces with Sports Bodies to thank 1.9 million volunteers

11th March 2015 Record Number of Entries for Reading University Head

10th March 2015 Tributes made to Michael Hill

6th March 2015 House of Lords debate on Women’s Rowing

6th March 2015 Entries are now open for Alton Spring Head

2nd March 2015 Tributes paid to Durham rowing coach

2nd March 2015 Northern universities dominate BUCS 4s & 8s Head

2nd March 2015 Masters of Trentside 2015

27th February 2015 Sunday Racing Cancelled at 2015 BUCS Head

26th February 2015 Time running out to enter English Indoor Rowing Champs

25th February 2015 Introducing your new Council Reps

25th February 2015 Subs and Registrations for 2015/16

23rd February 2015 Trafford hosts successful Head

23rd February 2015 Young Peoples’ Focus Groups – Have Your Say!

23rd February 2015 Sad news of the death of Daniel Topolski

20th February 2015 Tributes paid to Nigel Smith

20th February 2015 Welsh Open Trials 2015

19th February 2015 Oxford Brookes women dominate in Henley

19th February 2015 Star performances at Bedford Eights and Fours

17th February 2015 Learn to Row with Dudley RC

16th February 2015 Have you taken part in a British Rowing Learn to Row Course?

14th February 2015 Chambers and Taylor join list of GB Rowing Team Assessment winners

14th February 2015 Glover in eye-catching debut win at GB Rowing Team Winter Assessment

13th February 2015 Six Olympic champions are headliners in Boston

12th February 2015 Remembering Michael Hill

11th February 2015 Sport England launches new tool for clubs

10th February 2015 Westminster takes Hampton headship

10th February 2015 Durham hosts successful Small Boats Head

10th February 2015 Row Better – RowHow R&R archives

9th February 2015 Doncaster hosts record-breaking South Yorkshire Head

9th February 2015 Magical moments at BRIC

8th February 2015 Sbihi sets all-time personal best at British Rowing Indoors

8th February 2015 Clough sets para-rowing indoor world record

8th February 2015 #BRIC2015 begins with a bang

6th February 2015 British Rowing Coaching Conference

5th February 2015 Four New Boats for Northampton RC

5th February 2015 Quintin Head successes

3rd February 2015 British Rowing statement following incident on Tideway

2nd February 2015 Sbihi and Reed relishing the challenge

29th January 2015 Participation in Rowing up 12 per cent in a year

27th January 2015 New Rowing Facility opening in Slough

23rd January 2015 Grainger pays tribute to support staff

20th January 2015 Andy Parkinson begins role as British Rowing CEO

20th January 2015 Minerva Bath ‘Spend a Penny’ campaign reaps rewards

14th January 2015 R&R archives – now on RowHow!

8th January 2015 RACE a roaring success in Birmingham

6th January 2015 Lakeland RC to bring rowing to Windermere

2nd January 2015 FISA and British Rowing team up at the cutting edge