News Archive


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

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

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

20 December 2017 Environment Agency boat licencing fee changes

20 December 2017 Is coaching an art or a science?

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

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

18 December 2017 Super snacks for rowers

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

9 December 2017 Adam Neill retains British Rowing Indoor Championships title

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

7 December 2017 Refund for British Rowing Senior Championships entries

5 December 2017 BRIC17 sells out

1 December 2017 Latest update on the Competition Framework

1 December 2017 Henley Women’s Regatta announces competition restructure

1 December 2017 British Rowing launches new Rower Development Guide

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

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

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

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

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

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

25 November 2017 The science behind the perfect 2k test

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

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

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

23 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’

17 November 2017 New Session Coach to Club Coach conversion course

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

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

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

15 November 2017 Victoria Taylor’s Road to BRIC

13 November 2017 Jürgen Grobler shortlisted for 2017 World Rowing Award

13 November 2017 British Rowing and British Triathlon announce grassroots partnership

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

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

8 November 2017 Get ahead with our head racing season tips

8 November 2017 2017 British Rowing coaching survey results

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

23 October 2017 British Rowing awards three Medals of Honour

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

17 October 2017 British Rowing launches replica kit range

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

14 October 2017 British Rowing votes through new governance structure

11 October 2017 Racing is changing. Are you ready?

11 October 2017 WADA publishes 2018 Prohibited List

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

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

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

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

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

1 October 2017 World Championships: Day Eight

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

30 September 2017 World Championships: Day Seven

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

29 September 2017 World Championships: Day Six

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

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

28 September 2017 World Championships: Day Five

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

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

27 September 2017 World Rowing Championships: Day Four

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

26 September 2017 World Rowing Championships: Day Three

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

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

25 September 2017 World Rowing Championships: Day Two

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

24 September 2017 World Rowing Championships: Day One

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

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

22 September 2017 Notice of the British Rowing AGM 2017

22 September 2017 British Rowing Indoor Championships in numbers

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

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

20 September 2017 British Rowing Tour visits the Lancaster Canal

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

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

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

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

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

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

7 September 2017 An update on the British Rowing governance review

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

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

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

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

4 September 2017 Hants & Dorset success at South Coast Championships

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

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

30 August 2017 British Rowing to elect a new Deputy Chairman

25 August 2017 Memorial Service for Dame Di Ellis

25 August 2017 Competition Framework mythbusters – wave three

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

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

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

17 August 2017 Competition Framework mythbusters – wave two

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

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

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

9 August 2017 Competition Framework mythbusters – wave one

7 August 2017 Nominations now open for UK Coaching Awards

7 August 2017 British Rowing partners with Pulsant

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

27 July 2017 British Rowing signs new partnership with MSC Nutrition

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

26 July 2017 Top tips for indoor rowing from GB athletes

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

20 July 2017 England team announced for Home International Regatta

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

10 July 2017 British Rowing supports Clean Sport Week

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

18 June 2017 World Rowing Cup II Day Three

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

17 June 2017 Durham ARC stalwart Barry Hudson awarded MBE

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

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

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

15 June 2017 Great Britain team for 2017 World Games announced

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

9 June 2017 Sport England funding award for 2017-2021

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

2 June 2017 Go Row Indoor workout video goes live

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

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

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

25 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’

24 May 2017 Clubs now suspended from competition

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

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

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

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

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

15 May 2017 2017 World Rowing Championships on the horizon

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

5 May 2017 World Pilot Gig Championships 2017

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

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

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

2 May 2017 British Rowing signs agreement with ROWING Champions League

2 May 2017 Great Britain team announced for Munich Junior Regatta

28 April 2017 BUCS Regatta 2017 preview

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

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

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

21 April 2017 Dame Katherine Grainger appointed chair of UK Sport

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

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

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

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

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

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

11 April 2017 British rowers dominate Thomas Keller medal shortlist

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

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

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

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

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

4 April 2017 Stuart Clarke appointed GB Rowing Team Media Manager

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

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

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

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

30 March 2017 British Rowing shortlisted for Sports Business Award

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

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

28 March 2017 A glossary of rowing lingo

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

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

15 March 2017 Meet the 2017 Boat Races crews

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

10 March 2017 British Rowing membership prices for 2017/18

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

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

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

2 March 2017 Mizuno becomes Official Sportswear Partner of British Rowing

27 February 2017 Andrew T Hodge retires from international rowing

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

6 February 2017 British Rowing responds to Sport England funding announcement

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

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

30 January 2017 Five gym exercises to maximise your power transfer

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

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

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

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

20 January 2017 Latest update on the Competition Framework

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

12 January 2017 Safeguarding and child protection reminders for clubs 2017

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

11 January 2017 Election of British Rowing regional chairmen and representatives

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

11 January 2017 Safety Alert – Know Your River

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

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

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

6 January 2017 Alex Gregory announces his retirement from rowing

5 January 2017 Concept2 becomes Official Supplier to British Rowing

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

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