News Archive

2020

31 December 2020 British Rowing Awards: Club of the Year winner

31 December 2020 British Rowing Awards: Rowing Project of the Year winner

31 December 2020 British Rowing Awards: Medal of Honour for Andy Crawford and Fiona Dennis

30 December 2020 British Rowing Awards: Medal of Merit

30 December 2020 British Rowing Awards: Lifetime Achievement Award regional winners

29 December 2020 British Rowing Awards: Beryl Crockford Medal winners

29 December 2020 British Rowing Awards: Coach of the Year winner

28 December 2020 British Rowing Awards: School or Junior Crew of the Year winner

28 December 2020 British Rowing Awards: University Crew of the Year winner

28 December 2020 British Rowing Awards: Club Crew of the Year winner

27 December 2020 British Rowing Awards: Volunteer of the Year and regional winners

26 December 2020 British Rowing Awards: Rising Star of the Year winner

25 December 2020 British Rowing CEO Andy Parkinson’s Christmas Message

24 December 2020 Festive special: 12 days of Christmas workout

23 December 2020 Update: Rowing and Tier 4 Local COVID Alert Level

22 December 2020 British Rowing reveals new Olympic coaching lineup

20 December 2020 It’s showstopper time in the Great British Rowing Team Bake Off!

19 December 2020 Rowing and Tier 4 Local COVID Alert Level

18 December 2020 British Rowing receives confirmation of funding for Tokyo 2020 and Paris 2024 cycle

18 December 2020 British Rowing Volunteers and Coaches of the Year Awards to be announced

18 December 2020 Stratford upon Avon Boat Club voted 2020 Parasport Club of the Year

17 December 2020 British Rowing – Christmas Office Closure 2020

16 December 2020 Rowing and Christmas bubbles

16 December 2020 Mel Chowns retires after 12 years with the GB Rowing Team

16 December 2020 Join the EnduRow Challenge to support spinal cord injury research

16 December 2020 British Rowing reveals new GB Rowing Team selection policy for Tokyo and beyond

13 December 2020 The Great British Rowing Team Bake Off gets technical!

12 December 2020 Discussions on Learnings from Five Olympic Games

11 December 2020 Take part in the Christmas Challenge

11 December 2020 Lightweight rowing in the schedule for Paris 2024

11 December 2020 Sir Steve Redgrave named greatest sportsman at SJA British Sports Awards 2020

9 December 2020 Olympic silver medallist Zoë Lee announces her retirement from rowing

8 December 2020 Clean Sport, policy and welfare updates

8 December 2020 CEO Membership Column – December 2020

7 December 2020 GB Rowing Team Men’s Squad 2k Test

6 December 2020 The Great British Rowing Team Bake Off: Bread Week

6 December 2020 That’s a wrap for BRIC Online!

5 December 2020 Look back on Day 1 of BRIC Online

4 December 2020 Missing competition? Could a private match be the solution you need?

4 December 2020 It’s time for BRIC Online!

3 December 2020 Managing COVID-19 guidance updated

1 December 2020 Christmas Advent Calendar competitions

27 November 2020 Managing COVID-19 Version 8.1

26 November 2020 Club Emergency Fund extended to cover Lockdown 3

26 November 2020 Take part in research about rowing and mindfulness

26 November 2020 GB’s Ellie Piggott retires from international rowing

24 November 2020 Rowers’ Lockdown Challenge Week 3

24 November 2020 Rowing for Research with Alzheimer’s Research UK

23 November 2020 British Rowing Statement

20 November 2020 Restructured COVID-19 guidance for the rowing community

20 November 2020 Time’s running out to enter BRIC Online

18 November 2020 International Men’s Day: how to tell if someone needs help

18 November 2020 Rowers’ Lockdown 3-2-1 Challenge

13 November 2020 Managing COVID-19 Webinar

11 November 2020 British Rowing Statement

10 November 2020 Join our Rowers’ Lockdown Challenge series

10 November 2020 Club Welfare Officer Corner

10 November 2020 CEO Membership Column – October 2020

10 November 2020 RowSafe: 2020 updates published

6 November 2020 Discussions on diversity and being open to all

5 November 2020 Update on new national restrictions

3 November 2020 Update on upcoming lockdown

29 October 2020 Jeremy Wilton appointed as Chair for World Rowing Coastal Championships and Beach Sprint Finals 2022

26 October 2020 Sprint Festival Cancelled

23 October 2020 Between the Blades: Robyn Tallis

23 October 2020 SAS hosts Sport & Business Leadership Webinar

19 October 2020 Response to BBC Panorama

16 October 2020 Return to Rowing: New UK Government Local COVID Alert Levels

16 October 2020 We’re taking the British Rowing Indoor Championships online

16 October 2020 GB rower Oonagh Cousins and Ella Barnard on ‘Long Covid’

15 October 2020 Rio Olympian Stewart Innes announces his retirement from rowing

14 October 2020 Obituary – Andy Johnson

10 October 2020 Return to Rowing Guidance progresses to Phase H

9 October 2020 Watch back the 2020 British Rowing AGM

8 October 2020 World Mental Health Day: the power of friendship

8 October 2020 SAS to continue support beyond Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics

6 October 2020 CEO Membership Column – September 2020

6 October 2020 Parents in Sport Week

2 October 2020 British Rowing Webinar – Return to Rowing: Competition Organisers

2 October 2020 Cantabs rowing coach walks the British coastline for BBC Children in Need

1 October 2020 British Rowing Webinar – Return to Rowing: University Beginners

1 October 2020 Celebrating Black History Month

30 September 2020 Return to Rowing Guidance Version 7

29 September 2020 Annual Club Safety Audit now open

29 September 2020 Rod Chinn sets new World Record for 100km in Mens 60-69 Lightweight category

29 September 2020 Invictus Rowing Challenge: Sydney to The Hague

24 September 2020 Two ‘Return to Rowing’ webinars to be held next week

24 September 2020 Check out our rowing activities for National Fitness Day 2020!

23 September 2020 Latest Return to Rowing Guidance

16 September 2020 Return to Rowing Guidance v6.1 Released

14 September 2020 British Rowing clarifies the effect of new Government Guidance

11 September 2020 Paralympic Champion Grace Clough MBE announces her retirement from rowing

11 September 2020 Love Rowing launches ONE Thing challenge

11 September 2020 British Rowing supports UK Coaching Week’s campaign ‘Support Your Coach’

11 September 2020 Notice of the British Rowing AGM 2020

11 September 2020 British Rowing shares concerns on Hammersmith Bridge closure

4 September 2020 The Great River Race needs your help

3 September 2020 COVID-Secure test competition to be run on the Tyne

2 September 2020 CEO Membership Column – August 2020

1 September 2020 Our new Safeguarding Strategy

1 September 2020 Technical spotlight: sweep rowing tips

26 August 2020 Confirmation of move to Return to Rowing Phase F

26 August 2020 250m Autumn Dash Challenge launched

26 August 2020 Workout Wednesday #19 – Rep Pyramid

25 August 2020 Pulsant extend Hosting Solutions partnership with British Rowing

21 August 2020 Jürgen Grobler speaks to BBC Breakfast

21 August 2020 One year to go until the Tokyo Paralympics: reflections on the last year

21 August 2020 Jürgen Grobler steps down as Chief Coach of the GB Rowing Team

19 August 2020 Workout Wednesday #18 – Drop Session

17 August 2020 Update on Mizuno British Rowing Indoor Championships 2020

14 August 2020 Statement on Hammersmith Bridge

13 August 2020 Confirmation of move to Return to Rowing Phase E

12 August 2020 Coronavirus Advice Clarification: Fixed Seat

12 August 2020 Workout Wednesday #17 – Full-body EMOM Workout

11 August 2020 Update on Competitions

10 August 2020 Rio 2016 Olympian Pete Lambert announces his retirement

7 August 2020 ‘It has given me deeper insight into goal-planning and setting smarter, more realistic targets’

7 August 2020 Meet the Team: Vwairé Obukohwo

7 August 2020 Returning to Major Sports Events – UK Sport survey

5 August 2020 Workout Wednesday #16 – Full body session

4 August 2020 CEO Membership Column – July 2020

4 August 2020 Clean Sport and COVID-19

3 August 2020 Anastasia Posner steps back from international rowing

31 July 2020 Move to Return to Rowing Phase D

30 July 2020 Watch back the Return to Rowing Webinar #2

30 July 2020 Sport England Return to Play survey

30 July 2020 Mohamed Sbihi reclaims British 2km record in lockdown

29 July 2020 Workout Wednesday #15 – Pyramid Session

28 July 2020 Mizuno extend sportswear partnership with British Rowing

27 July 2020 Obituary – David Berry

27 July 2020 UK Coaching launches new toolkit and digital badge to facilitate #GreatCoaching

24 July 2020 British Rowing Olympic Memories – One Year to Go

24 July 2020 Meet the Team: Oliver Dominique

23 July 2020 Ben Mosley’s exclusive artwork celebrates One Year to Go until Tokyo 2020

23 July 2020 Return to rowing crew boat advice updated

23 July 2020 British Rowing and asensei further partnership

22 July 2020 Postponed: Return to Rowing Webinar #2

22 July 2020 Bedford Star masters train for the 2021 Worlds

21 July 2020 Workout Wednesday #14 – Go Row Indoor EMOM

20 July 2020 Former Olympic rower launches ‘Coronathon’ to raise money for coronavirus research

17 July 2020 Updated Coronavirus Guidance

17 July 2020 Plymouth rower completes indoor challenge to commemorate Mayflower voyage

17 July 2020 2020 season comes to an end for Olympic squads

16 July 2020 Youth Olympic Games postponed from 2022 to 2026

14 July 2020 Workout Wednesday #13 – Descent Workout

10 July 2020 Rowing hand care: blister tips

10 July 2020 The GB Para-Rowing team show their skill in the Global Virtual Rowing Challenge

10 July 2020 Response to Government Statement on Sport & Recreation

8 July 2020 Workout Wednesday #12 – Two minutes on, two minutes off

7 July 2020 CEO Membership Column – June 2020

6 July 2020 Diversity and Inclusion

3 July 2020 Meet the Team: Mat Tarrant

3 July 2020 Paralympic and World Champion Lauren Rowles breaks world record in lockdown

3 July 2020 Introducing British Rowing Plus

2 July 2020 ‘It’s not about rowing or being fit – it’s about belonging’

2 July 2020 Eight tips for better sculling

2 July 2020 British Rowing Lockdown Webinar #22 – Coronavirus: Return to Coaching

2 July 2020 British Rowing Lockdown Webinar #21 – “Playing your part: Getting your club back up and running safely”

30 June 2020 Workout Wednesday #11 – Circuit session

30 June 2020 British Rowing win bid to host 2022 World Rowing Coastal Championships and Beach Sprint Finals

29 June 2020 Coronavirus rowing advice 29 June – next steps

27 June 2020 RECAP: Day 2 of the British Rowing Virtual Championships

26 June 2020 RECAP: British Rowing Virtual Championships – Day 1

26 June 2020 Meet the Team: Sam Courty

26 June 2020 British Rowing partners with ROWBOTS to deliver innovative rowing classes, at home and in the gym

25 June 2020 UK Coaching Survey – your chance to take part

24 June 2020 Coronavirus rowing advice – next steps

24 June 2020 British Rowing Lockdown Webinar #20

24 June 2020 British Rowing Lockdown Webinar #19

23 June 2020 First-ever British Rowing Virtual Championships sees fantastic number of entries

23 June 2020 “If I was a young cyclist looking for a change of scenery, I would recommend giving rowing a try”

23 June 2020 Workout Wednesday #10 – Tabata

23 June 2020 Results of the online 2,000m & 500m races

22 June 2020 National School Sport Week at Home: British Rowing backs campaign to ensure no child misses out

20 June 2020 The Invictus Games Foundation support first ever British Rowing Virtual Championships

19 June 2020 Last chance to enter the British Rowing Virtual Championships

19 June 2020 Tom George breaks GB Rowing Team 2km record in lockdown

18 June 2020 Broccoli salad with feta cheese and tomatoes

18 June 2020 All for one and one for all: crew pacing strategies over a 2km race

16 June 2020 Workout Wednesday #9 – EMOM

16 June 2020 Results of the online relay races

13 June 2020 James Cracknell breaks British indoor rowing marathon record

12 June 2020 The tight-knit crew from Pengwern Boat Club

12 June 2020 Smash your indoor rowing technique!

12 June 2020 World Class Start athletes go the distance for Blue Peter challenge

12 June 2020 Returning to Rowing Advice Version Three

12 June 2020 Return to Caversham now in sight

12 June 2020 Quinoa porridge

12 June 2020 Cross train like a champion

11 June 2020 Hereford rowers ‘travel’ to Hereford, USA and back to fundraise

11 June 2020 #ThursdayTeaser – Olympic and Paralympic multiple medallists

11 June 2020 On the frontline: providing meals for the vulnerable in Durham

11 June 2020 Obituary – Sally Lawrence

10 June 2020 British Rowing Lockdown Webinar #18

10 June 2020 We want to hear from you

9 June 2020 Results of the 2,000m online races

5 June 2020 What is British Rowing doing to become more inclusive?

5 June 2020 Meet the Team: Beccy Muzerie

5 June 2020 Return to Rowing Webinar

5 June 2020 World Environment Day – lockdown and our waterways

5 June 2020 The science behind a robust immune system and rowing performance

4 June 2020 #ThursdayTeaser – Junior Champs 2019

4 June 2020 Coronavirus Advice: Return to Rowing Version Two

3 June 2020 British Rowing Lockdown Webinar #16

3 June 2020 British Rowing launches search for talented young sportswriters

2 June 2020 Results of the 1,000m online races

2 June 2020 Governance update – June 2020

2 June 2020 Looking back on the Row to the Moon challenge

2 June 2020 “The DiSE modules helped me realise what I needed to include to increase my performance!”

2 June 2020 Online quiz tips for clubs

2 June 2020 CEO Membership Column – May 2020

2 June 2020 Sleep routines: GB rowers give us the inside scoop

29 May 2020 Coronavirus Advice Reminders – 29 May 2020

29 May 2020 Major update to British Rowing ClubHub and membership platform to be released

29 May 2020 Steak and egg burritos

29 May 2020 Ardingly rowers celebrate 25th anniversary with training challenges

29 May 2020 Meet the Team: Henry Blois-Brooke

28 May 2020 Returning to rowing – your chance to ask questions

28 May 2020 British Rowing teams up with Blue Peter for cross-sport challenge

27 May 2020 #ThursdayTeaser – Can you name the GB Rowing Team that raced in Rio?

27 May 2020 Beef noodles

27 May 2020 Rowing the Northwest Passage in a garage!

27 May 2020 GB rowers’ success in Fantasy World Cup

26 May 2020 Training sessions in the heat

22 May 2020 Coronavirus advice: return to rowing

22 May 2020 Medical student rowers work on the Covid-19 frontline

22 May 2020 GB Para-rowers train with London Youth Rowing juniors in webinar workout

22 May 2020 Students organise lockdown regatta with 2km run open to everyone

22 May 2020 Meet the Team: Melissa Wilson

20 May 2020 Runcorn rowers maximise their training during lockdown

19 May 2020 Winners of the 5,000m and 500m Online Races

19 May 2020 Clean Sport Week: British Rowing backs UKAD’s call for additional anti-doping education

19 May 2020 British Rowing announce Row to the Moon challenge alongside other National Federations

18 May 2020 “Now more than ever, we appreciate the strong community spirit at the heart of rowing”

17 May 2020 GigRower host worldwide virtual rowing championships

15 May 2020 British Rowing Lockdown Webinar #11

15 May 2020 Phasing a Safe Return to Rowing – 15 May

15 May 2020 Meet the Team: John Collins

14 May 2020 Tuna and anchovies with Nicoise salad

14 May 2020 Wholesome fruit and nut cookies

13 May 2020 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update – 13 May

13 May 2020 First ever British Rowing Virtual Championships announced

12 May 2020 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update – 12 May

11 May 2020 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update – 11 May

8 May 2020 Teammates series #2: Sam Courty and Matilda Horn

8 May 2020 Pea, broad bean, asparagus and mint risotto

8 May 2020 Meet the Team: Rowan McKellar

7 May 2020 Rowing physique and performance

6 May 2020 British Rowing announces four nation indoor rowing challenge

5 May 2020 A tribute to Ann Sayer

5 May 2020 CEO Membership Column – April 2020

5 May 2020 Planning a safe return to rowing

4 May 2020 Do supplements have a role in rowing?

4 May 2020 Virtual regattas: tips for success

1 May 2020 GB para-rowing squad mix it up during lockdown

30 April 2020 Meet the Team: Tom Jeffery

30 April 2020 Olympic silver medallist Dr Polly Swann supporting the NHS in the fight against coronavirus

29 April 2020 The science behind training patterns for elite rowers

29 April 2020 Curlew’s online clubhouse keeps community together

29 April 2020 A statement from Thames Tradesmen’s Rowing Club

29 April 2020 Thames Tradesmen’s Twitter lockdown challenges

28 April 2020 Rowing the Atlantic from home

27 April 2020 Changes to how we deliver content

24 April 2020 Cacao and nut butter porridge

24 April 2020 Rowing training: how to maximise your gains

24 April 2020 Teammates series #1: Ollie Wynne-Griffith and Tom George

24 April 2020 Meet the Team: Caragh McMurtry

21 April 2020 Are you ready for the 2.6 challenge?

17 April 2020 Success for virtual Bewl Head

17 April 2020 Meet the Team: Harry Leask

16 April 2020 Wearable training devices – what you need to know

16 April 2020 Chicken and peanut stir-fry

16 April 2020 Raspberry milk-free smoothie

16 April 2020 The 2020 British Rowing Almanack now available

10 April 2020 Coronavirus: support available for clubs

9 April 2020 Tips for rowers: how to stay healthy during the COVID-19 lockdown

9 April 2020 Home International Regatta 2020 cancelled

9 April 2020 Meet the Team: Hattie Taylor

7 April 2020 CEO Membership Column – March 2020

3 April 2020 Olympic Champion Tom Ransley MBE announces his retirement

3 April 2020 Behind the scenes with the GB Rowing Team coxes

3 April 2020 Bread and butter pudding

2 April 2020 2 April update on coronavirus

31 March 2020 Sport England’s ‘Join the Movement’ helps the nation stay active at home

27 March 2020 Keeping your club going remotely – practical advice

27 March 2020 World Champion Ellen Buttrick steps up volunteering effort

27 March 2020 Training: is it better to exercise alone or online with your clubmates?

26 March 2020 British Rowing to offer support to rowing clubs affected by coronavirus

25 March 2020 Help us support the rowing community

24 March 2020 Five exercises to support your indoor rowing

24 March 2020 Reminder: safeguarding and online tools

24 March 2020 British Rowing statement on the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games

20 March 2020 20 March update on coronavirus

20 March 2020 UPDATED: Supporting businesses within the rowing community

20 March 2020 Vicarious ventures

19 March 2020 19 March update on Coronavirus

17 March 2020 17 March update on coronavirus

16 March 2020 CEO update on coronavirus (COVID-19)

14 March 2020 Olympic Trials 2020: Day Two

13 March 2020 British Rowing Awards Postponed

13 March 2020 Olympic legends support Celebrity Boat Race for Sport Relief

13 March 2020 Junior rowers prepare for Schools’ Head and Scullery

13 March 2020 Trials and Tribulations

13 March 2020 Olympic Trials 2020: Day One

12 March 2020 GB’s top rowers ready to compete for top spots at Final Olympic Trials

9 March 2020 Ellen Buttrick on the PR3 Mixed Coxed Four

9 March 2020 British Rowing Awards 2020 – shortlist announced

6 March 2020 Obituary – John Clayton

6 March 2020 Pulling together for the Women’s Eights Head of the River Race

6 March 2020 Thames rower Pauline Rayner reminisces on the Women’s Head and rowing

6 March 2020 Women’s Training Days – take your rowing further

3 March 2020 Safeguarding and Protecting Children training

3 March 2020 The Women’s Head: biggest female rowing race this weekend in London

3 March 2020 CEO Membership Column – February 2020

28 February 2020 Obituary – Geoffrey Brook

28 February 2020 Handling trials: control what you can control

28 February 2020 Rowing clubs and flooding: spotlight on Ross Rowing Club

27 February 2020 2000 young people to celebrate London Olympic Legacy at National Junior Indoor Rowing Championships 2020

25 February 2020 British Rowing Advice on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

24 February 2020 Lauren Rowles looks back on her journey in Para-rowing

21 February 2020 Newcastle University rowers prepare for BUCS Fours & Eights Head

21 February 2020 Blades, Sweat and Tears – brand new GB Rowing Team podcast to launch on Tuesday

20 February 2020 CANCELLED: Shape rowing’s future

17 February 2020 Window open for BUCS 4s and 8s Head hosting bids

14 February 2020 British success at World Rowing Indoor Championships 2020

14 February 2020 Last chance to nominate a volunteer at your rowing club!

14 February 2020 British Rowing staff join North West clubs at inaugural conference

11 February 2020 Regional Chair’s Report highlights

7 February 2020 Medal hopes at the World Rowing Indoor Championships 2020

7 February 2020 Carla Devlin on SAS: Who Dares Wins and rowing

5 February 2020 Claire McIntosh appointed as new Chair of the Multi-Lane Umpiring Panel

4 February 2020 British Rowing membership cards – an update

4 February 2020 CEO Membership Column – January 2020

31 January 2020 Rowers ready to race at Hampton Head

31 January 2020 ROWBOTS on Go Row Indoor training and the future of indoor rowing

31 January 2020 Zak Lee-Green announces his retirement from rowing

29 January 2020 New digital and broadcast platform for British sport, GB Sport Media, announced

28 January 2020 Adaptive events to feature for the first time at English Indoor Rowing Championships

27 January 2020 Seven rowing coaches selected for UK Coaching programme

24 January 2020 Memories from the 1964 Tokyo Summer Olympics

24 January 2020 On-water rowing comes to Strength In Depth event

17 January 2020 Ellen Buttrick and Charlotte Hodgkins-Byrne join Women’s Sport Trust UNLOCKED campaign

17 January 2020 Matt Rossiter’s 5 tips for making the most of camp

17 January 2020 British Rowing and Floating Point renew partnership for 2020

17 January 2020 Rio 2016 Olympian Will Fletcher announces his retirement from international rowing

10 January 2020 Jürgen Grobler to present award at inaugural British Rowing Awards

9 January 2020 Veganuary and rowers: can a plant diet help you perform to your best?

7 January 2020 Representing Rowing

7 January 2020 CEO Membership Column – December 2019

7 January 2020 Membership Survey results out

7 January 2020 Breaking the fast

3 January 2020 What’s next for the GB Rowing Team in 2020?

3 January 2020 Setting goals for 2020 with the GB Rowing Team

2 January 2020 Obituary – John Buchan