News Archive


30 December 2022 Fiona Rennie and Michael Williams recognised in the New Year Honours List 2023 for services to rowing

20 December 2022 British Rowing Awards announcements: Save these dates!

19 December 2022 Row31 is back for January 2023

17 December 2022 Robin Dowell

16 December 2022 Rossiter sets sail

13 December 2022 Oxford and Cambridge Trial Eights roundup

12 December 2022 Safeguarding Adults Week 2022 – Governance update November 2022

12 December 2022 Safety reminder: Cold water kills

12 December 2022 Paris 2024 Olympic Games ticketing is now open

8 December 2022 Leander’s drive to boost female rowing coach numbers

6 December 2022 Sport England Active Together funding available for clubs

5 December 2022 8 medals for British Nations at the Commonwealth Rowing Association Beach Sprint Championships

25 November 2022 Join the online Festival of Indoor Rowing in December

21 November 2022 Records tumble as Leander Club dominate the 2022 Fours Head

18 November 2022 2022 University Indoor and Adaptive Rowing Series results

17 November 2022 New research insight into how rowing can be used to develop life skills

15 November 2022 British Rowing Awards 2022 are open for nominations

11 November 2022 ‘Introducing indoor rowing’ initiative to get colleges more active

10 November 2022 An update on the British Rowing Indoor Championships 2022 

7 November 2022 November Membership Newsletter Competition

4 November 2022 Book now for British Rowing’s new High Quality Land Training regional workshops

3 November 2022 British Rowing Annual General Meeting 2022

2 November 2022 Marcus Chute shortlisted for SportsAid One-to-Watch Award 2022

1 November 2022 Win-win in Turin for Stratford upon Avon’s adaptive rowers

31 October 2022 2 bronze medals for GB at the European Rowing Coastal and Beach Sprint Championships

24 October 2022 5 British clubs win at Head of the Charles Regatta

24 October 2022 Thames lock closures (November 2022-March 2023)

21 October 2022 Active Thames fund open for applications

20 October 2022 Safety first at Stratford upon Avon BC

19 October 2022 Lyme Regis Indoor Rowing Centre hosts instructor workshop

18 October 2022 Requirements of a Responsible Coach – Governance update – October 2022

18 October 2022 Princess Royal visits World Rowing Beach Sprint Finals

16 October 2022 Five medals for Great Britain at the World Rowing Beach Sprint Finals

15 October 2022 Great Britain lands three silver medals on day two of the World Rowing Beach Sprint Finals

14 October 2022 GB Beach Sprint Team hit the ground running at the World Rowing Beach Sprint Finals

14 October 2022 October Membership Newsletter Competition

12 October 2022 Royal Dolphins RC wins grant from Active Thames

11 October 2022 Fixed seat rowing clubs compete in Sussex to be Head of the Ouse

10 October 2022 48 crews take Great Britain to 12 A-Finals and one gold medal at the World Rowing Coastal Championships 2022

9 October 2022 Saundersfoot waves test competitors as 2022 World Coastal Champions crowned: World Rowing

9 October 2022 Last A-Final places booked in sunny Saundersfoot: World Rowing

8 October 2022 Welsh wind and waves greet coastal competitors: World Rowing

6 October 2022 Princess Royal to visit World Rowing Beach Sprint Finals in Saundersfoot, Wales

5 October 2022 Entries open for the British Indoor Rowing Championships

5 October 2022 2022 World Rowing Coastal Championships preview

4 October 2022 Love Rowing and Allianz Sports Fund open for grant applications

4 October 2022 Keeping Your Child Safe in Sport 2022: What you need to know

3 October 2022 England Team announced for 2022 Commonwealth Rowing Association Beach Sprint Championships

30 September 2022 One Man, One Week, One Million Metre Record

28 September 2022 British Rowing announces revised Trans and Non-Binary Inclusion Competition Policy and Procedures

28 September 2022 RIP Dick Gradley: Olympic gymnast and masters rower

28 September 2022 Women’s Development Day (15 October): Open for registrations

27 September 2022 Imogen and Sara are Powered by Purpose

25 September 2022 Great Britain add Three More Medals to top World Rowing Championships Table

24 September 2022 Great Britain Celebrate Seven more Medals at World Rowing Championships

23 September 2022 Great Britain Win Two Golds on First Day of Finals at World Rowing Championships

22 September 2022 A deeper look into our new teacher training resource for indoor rowing with London Youth Rowing

22 September 2022 Great Britain qualify for 11 A Finals at World Rowing Championships 2022

21 September 2022 Invitations for expressions of interest – Nominated Directors

21 September 2022 GB Men’s single scullers book Semi Final places

20 September 2022 GB men’s eight through to final: Racing continued on Day Three in Racice

20 September 2022 World Rowing Coastal Championships and Beach Sprint Finals achieves certification for sustainability

20 September 2022 Your Learning, Your Way: A new development approach for British Rowing coaches

20 September 2022 World Championship racing continues: GB Crews racing with intent at World Rowing Championships

17 September 2022 Update on GB Rowing Team at World Rowing Championships

16 September 2022 September Membership Newsletter Competition

15 September 2022 British Rowing announces the date for the British Rowing Indoor Championships 2022

13 September 2022 Kingston Grammar School’s 70km sponsored row to fund defibrillators

13 September 2022 GB Rowing Team announced for 2022 World Rowing Beach Sprint Finals and European Rowing Beach Sprint Championships

9 September 2022 Updated guidance: Rowing during the period of National Mourning

8 September 2022 HM Queen Elizabeth II

7 September 2022 Book now for Rocking the Boat 2022 (Friday, 7 October)

7 September 2022 Royals Big Row!

7 September 2022 British Rowing Statement – Safeguarding Suspension

5 September 2022 GB Rowing Team announced for World Rowing Championships 2022

5 September 2022 GB wins six medals at U23 European Rowing Championships

1 September 2022 PE Scholar launch brand new indoor rowing resource for teacher training

31 August 2022 Ten years on: Previous world record holder Chris Farrell looks back at a three-day row with his wife

30 August 2022 GB Rowing Team announced for European Rowing U23 Championships

24 August 2022 Wallingford RC appoints new Director of Senior Rowing

24 August 2022 Urgent new legal requirement for sports clubs set up as trusts

22 August 2022 3 wins for England as Scotland wins overall at inaugural HIR Beach Sprints

14 August 2022 GB Rowing Team dominates at Munich 2022

13 August 2022 GB Rowing Team top medal table after first day of finals at Munich 2022

12 August 2022 Great Britain qualify for four more finals at Munich 2022

11 August 2022 Great Britain kick start rowing campaign at Munich 2022

10 August 2022 August Membership Newsletter Competition

9 August 2022 A look back on the Home International Rowing Regatta 2022

9 August 2022 A coach’s take on the British Rowing Rower Development Guide online tool

8 August 2022 A spectacular performance sees the GB Rowing Team win the Coupe de la Jeunesse

3 August 2022 Great Britain names Coupe de la Jeunesse team

2 August 2022 British Rowing statement on Chester-le-Street ARC

2 August 2022 GB Rowing Team announces crews for 2022 European Rowing Championships

1 August 2022 GB juniors claim four fantastic medals at U19 Worlds

1 August 2022 Six brilliant medals for GB U23 crews in Varese

28 July 2022 Athlete Entries open for the World Rowing Coastal Championships and Beach Sprint Finals

21 July 2022 Great Britain announces squad for U19 and U23 World Rowing Championships

19 July 2022 Finals Day at the British Rowing Junior Championships 

16 July 2022 Racing continues on Day Two at the British Rowing Junior Championships

15 July 2022 J14s & J15s kick off British Rowing Junior Championships at the National Watersports Centre, Nottingham

15 July 2022 62 athletes selected to represent England at the Home International Regatta

13 July 2022 Para Squad in Paris – GB Rowing Team among the first to try out the Paris 2024 Olympic course

12 July 2022 Weather Update: Revised Timetable for British Rowing Junior Championships

12 July 2022 July Membership Newsletter competition – Win a Chilly’s Water bottle

10 July 2022 Great Britain top World Rowing Cup III Medal Table 

9 July 2022 Imogen Grant wins Gold at World Rowing Cup III

8 July 2022 Great Britain makes promising start at World Rowing Cup III

8 July 2022 Record entries for the Henley Masters Regatta, which welcomes back international crew entries

7 July 2022 British Rowing Organisational Changes

7 July 2022 Apply to be Athlete Director to the Board of British Rowing

7 July 2022 British Rowing Announces Update to Code of Conduct

5 July 2022 England Rowing Beach Sprint Team selected for Home International Regatta

3 July 2022 Position of Trust legislation: Changes to the law relating to coaches

30 June 2022 GB Rowing Team to Race World Cup III in Lucerne

29 June 2022 Team Selected for Historic GB v France J16 Match

29 June 2022 GB Paralympic Rowers to Race at Paris 2024 Course

27 June 2022 Which GB Rowing Team athletes are racing at Henley?

27 June 2022 Double Paralympic Champion, Laurence Whiteley Retires from GB Rowing Team

26 June 2022 A look back on the racing, wins and community spirit of the British Rowing Offshore Championships

23 June 2022 A look forward at this weekend’s Offshore Championships & Beach Sprint Finals in Saundersfoot

22 June 2022 Great Britain to Race at Holland Beker Regatta

14 June 2022 Win an NK Stopwatch for you and a nominated Coach

14 June 2022 CEO Membership Column – June 2022

13 June 2022 British Rowing statement

13 June 2022 Henley Women’s Regatta set for record year

12 June 2022 Ardingly masters top the Victor Ludorum table at the British Rowing Masters Championships

11 June 2022 Masters rowers put training to the test at Nottingham

10 June 2022 British Rowing launches ‘Down My Club’ video series to celebrate our clubs

10 June 2022 ‘I’m really looking forward to getting out of my comfort zone and trying a very different side of rowing’

10 June 2022 Masters prepare for racing and camaraderie at Nottingham

9 June 2022 UK Coaching and British Rowing launch nationwide recruitment drive in response to post-pandemic health challenges

2 June 2022 Celebrating Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

29 May 2022 GB Rowing Team top the medal table on the final day of World Cup I 2022

28 May 2022 GB Rowing Team take first medal of the weekend with a gold for Lauren Rowles MBE at World Cup I 2022

27 May 2022 GB Rowing Team kick start the road to Paris on the first day of World Cup I 2022

26 May 2022 World Cup 1: Bring on Belgrade!

19 May 2022 ‘To have this sort of depth as a squad is an extremely exciting way to start the Paris Paralympic cycle’

17 May 2022 Clubs now suspended from competitions

16 May 2022 The journey to Paris 2024 starts now for the GB Rowing Team

13 May 2022 ‘It’s incredible for a rowing venue – there is so much atmosphere’

12 May 2022 ‘Both Washington crews kept us under pressure and we knew it would be a race of inches not lengths’

12 May 2022 Five U19 athletes to represent Great Britain at the 2022 European Rowing Under 19 Championships

10 May 2022 British Rowing Nike hoodie competition

10 May 2022 Sport England funding to deliver Uniting the Movement to keep nation active

9 May 2022 ‘Life is still out there for the living and I can still challenge myself to be better’

8 May 2022 The science behind mental health and exercise

7 May 2022 Mental Health Awareness Week: nature – the subconscious healer

5 May 2022 Why rowers should focus on sun protection

4 May 2022 Why rowers need to Check, Clean, Dry

4 May 2022 New Look Crews to Take on 2022 International Para-Rowing Regatta, Gavirate

3 May 2022 Clubs at risk of being suspended from entering competitions

3 May 2022 Thirty Junior Athletes to Race for GB at the 2022 Munich International Junior Regatta

30 April 2022 GB Rowing Team to race at Windermere Cup

28 April 2022 Thank you & farewell: World Class Start Lead Steve Gunn leaves British Rowing

27 April 2022 Meet Colin – The man who has rowed over 15 million metres since 2014

25 April 2022 James Fox, GB’s most successful Paralympic rower, to hang up his oar

24 April 2022 Athletes and Start Coach recognised for their contributions to the GB Rowing Team

22 April 2022 Juniors ready for Junior Inter-Regional Regatta

21 April 2022 Join the British Rowing Tour on the River Great Ouse

21 April 2022 Tokyo 2020 silver medallist Angus Groom retires from GB Rowing Team

19 April 2022 GB Rowing Team Final Trials Return to Caversham – Results

17 April 2022 GB Rowing Final Trials Return to Caversham – Day One

16 April 2022 The GB Rowing Team Final Senior Trials – Draws and Results

12 April 2022 Para-Rowing Talent ID – rowers wanted!

12 April 2022 CEO Membership Column – April 2022

12 April 2022 Five reasons for coaches to use the Rower Development Guide

12 April 2022 British Rowing drawstring bag competition

11 April 2022 For promising teenage rowers, the Diploma in Sporting Excellence is a win-win

7 April 2022 British Rowing Almanack 2022 now available

7 April 2022 Six months countdown to the 2022 World Rowing Coastal Championships and Beach Sprint Finals

6 April 2022 Governance & Welfare March updates

5 April 2022 Bont Rowing – the next generation of rowing shoes has arrived

1 April 2022 Where to watch the 2022 Gemini Boat Race

1 April 2022 The 2022 Gemini Boat Race with Ollie Wynne-Griffith and Amelia Standing

1 April 2022 ‘This is the stretch that I pulled on my first rudder strings, and I really do see it as home’

31 March 2022 Nike becomes Official Partner of British Rowing

30 March 2022 North London pair set to break world record for longest tandem row

30 March 2022 Sheffield septuagenarian to row 100km for five great charities

28 March 2022 Become a member today and help support rowing across the country

25 March 2022 The Big Row is back!

24 March 2022 Alastair Marks announced as new Chief Executive of British Rowing

17 March 2022 ‘On race day we were blown away by how many people were giving us a cheer’

15 March 2022 Supporting Ukraine

11 March 2022 ‘It’s been a dream to race it together’

8 March 2022 Win a Chilly’s water bottle

8 March 2022 CEO Membership Column – March 2022

8 March 2022 International Women’s Day: Inspirational stories, expert workouts and charity challenges

7 March 2022 ‘It was great fun and you ached, as my mom would say, from arse to elbow’

4 March 2022 Row for Great Britain at the World Rowing Beach Sprint Finals

4 March 2022 ‘People have told me I’m an inspiration, and if I can inspire people to keep active, then I’ll be happy’

1 March 2022 British Rowing statement on Ukraine

1 March 2022 Marieke Hagemans to become Director of Membership & Rowing Community

1 March 2022 Oat and banana pancakes

28 February 2022 Legal Helpline powered by Irwin Mitchell available for clubs

28 February 2022 ‘The days of throwing some boats and equipment on a trailer are sadly long gone’

25 February 2022 Sport England and Sport Wales offer emergency support for flood-damaged sports clubs

25 February 2022 New series for masters rowers launched

25 February 2022 ‘If I can get in a coffin full of snakes, I can get in a boat and row to Burnley!’

25 February 2022 GROW programme launches to spread the joy of rowing

24 February 2022 Latest British Rowing Advice on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

23 February 2022 World Rowing Indoor Championships: Livestream

22 February 2022 Somerset 525 Indoor Rowing Championships entries are open!

22 February 2022 World Rowing Indoor Championships: What to expect from the competition

21 February 2022 Nick Baker promoted to Paralympic Head Coach

18 February 2022 Surf’s up for British Rowing’s new Coastal Sculling Award

18 February 2022 Coaching diving legend Tom Daley for Comic Relief

11 February 2022 British Rowing to continue long-standing relationship with Janousek and Stampfli Boats Ltd

11 February 2022 GB rowers take part in athlete mentoring programme

10 February 2022 British Rowing Appoints Andrew Randell as Women’s Olympic Head Coach for the GB Rowing Team

9 February 2022 Christian Felkel returns to GB Rowing Team

4 February 2022 ROW31 – the class of 2022

1 February 2022 Governance & Welfare February updates

1 February 2022 February Newsletter – Diversity and Inclusion

28 January 2022 British Rowing completes UK Anti-Doping Assurance Framework

27 January 2022 Rowing clubs awarded funding from Active Thames programme

26 January 2022 ‘If you are hooked on the River Hull, there’s a good chance you will be hooked for life’

21 January 2022 Get set to Race The Thames from 24-31 January!

21 January 2022 Winners honoured from across the country at 2021 British Rowing Awards

20 January 2022 WATCH BACK: British Rowing Awards 2021

19 January 2022 British Rowing Awards: Coach of the Year

18 January 2022 British Rowing Awards: COVID Hero shortlist

18 January 2022 British Rowing Awards: Rowing Project of the Year shortlist

17 January 2022 British Rowing Awards: Club of the Year shortlist

16 January 2022 British Rowing Awards: Club Crew of the Year shortlist

14 January 2022 British Rowing Awards: University Crew of the Year shortlist

14 January 2022 Get ready to celebrate our 2021 British Rowing Award winners

14 January 2022 World Rowing Coastal Championships 2022 starts search for volunteer WaveMakers

14 January 2022 British Rowing Awards: Junior Crew of the Year shortlist

14 January 2022 British Rowing announces 2022 Beach Sprint Selection Policy and Volunteer Opportunities

14 January 2022 Jonny Walton announces GB Rowing Team Retirement

12 January 2022 British Rowing Statement

12 January 2022 CEO Membership Column – January 2022

11 January 2022 Governance & Welfare January updates

6 January 2022 British Rowing and WaterRower extend partnership beyond Paris 2024

5 January 2022 Paul Stannard appointed Men’s Olympic Head Coach for the GB Rowing Team

4 January 2022 British Rowing Awards: West Volunteer of the Year winner

3 January 2022 British Rowing Awards: Wessex & South East Volunteer of the Year winners

2 January 2022 British Rowing Awards: Thames Volunteer of the Year winners

1 January 2022 British Rowing Awards: Wiltshire, Avon, Gloucester & Somerset Volunteer of the Year winners