News Archive

2023

31 December 2023 Henley Rowing Club President Miriam Luke awarded MBE for services to women’s rowing

22 December 2023 GB Rowing Team cox Harry Brightmore reviews The Boys in the Boat movie

18 December 2023 The 2024 Gemini Boat Race trials races roundup

15 December 2023 Shortlists revealed for the 2023 British Rowing Awards

14 December 2023 Programme for the 2024 British Rowing Junior and Senior Club Championships

14 December 2023 Gregg Stevenson shortlisted for BEAA Athlete of the Year 2023 Award

12 December 2023 World and British Records broken at the British Rowing Indoor Championships 2023

11 December 2023 Emily Craig and Imogen Grant win Women’s Crew of the Year at World Rowing Awards

9 December 2023 ROW31: British Rowing’s 31-day full-body workout programme is back in January 2024

8 December 2023 World Anti-Doping Agency releases 2024 Prohibited List

6 December 2023 Recreational rowing races make a splash in the North West

5 December 2023 Kate O’Sullivan wins regional BBC Sports Personality of the Year Unsung Hero Award

5 December 2023 Membership Newsletter Prize Draw – December 2023

4 December 2023 GB Rowing Team athletes walk the red carpet at the official The Boys in the Boat UK screening

4 December 2023 Olympian Pete Reed launches campaign for wheelchair user traffic light signals

1 December 2023 Safeguarding and Integrity Update – December 2023

29 November 2023 Dates announced for the 2024 Junior Inter-Regional Regatta and British Rowing Masters Championships

28 November 2023 Enter the Affiliated Club dryrobe® draw!

28 November 2023 Toyota Community Fund pushes the boat out at Stratford-upon-Avon

27 November 2023 British Rowing launches Adaptive Rowing Strategy

27 November 2023 Indoor rowers set new 30-hour record to raise men’s mental health awareness

24 November 2023 Lea RC’s ‘I Am a Rower’ exhibition now open at the River and Rowing Museum

24 November 2023 Free club management online workshops in December from Club Matters

22 November 2023 Students unite for national indoor rowing competition

21 November 2023 British Rowing’s Project Minerva featured on the BBC

20 November 2023 British Rowing umpire launches campaign to help Ukrainian rowing club

20 November 2023 Love Rowing grant funding opens for applications

15 November 2023 Docklands Head returns with a splash

14 November 2023 Henley Women’s Regatta appoints Naomi Ashcroft as Chairman

14 November 2023 Rowers recognised for lifesaving reactions after competitor collapses

14 November 2023 First 5 GB Coastal Sculling Academies launched

13 November 2023 Discover your Paralympic potential!

7 November 2023 Membership Newsletter Competition – November 2023

6 November 2023 18-year old Dominic Jones awarded Royal Humane Society Resuscitation Certificate

2 November 2023 Join the Crew! Be part of the team delivering the British Rowing Junior and Senior Club Championships

1 November 2023 ‘A year of transition’: 2022-23 Annual Review published

27 October 2023 Notice of the British Rowing Annual General Meeting 2023

27 October 2023 Safeguarding and Integrity Update – November 2023

24 October 2023 Train with EXR for the British Rowing Indoor Championships 2023

23 October 2023 British crews and scullers win 10 events at Head of the Charles Regatta

23 October 2023 GBR umpires selected for Juries at 2024 Olympic, Paralympic and Qualification regattas

23 October 2023 Applications now open for British Rowing Coach Development opportunities

20 October 2023 Free club management workshops this Autumn from Club Matters

17 October 2023 Mixed ability rowers go paddling on the Po!

16 October 2023 Webinar Invitation: Demystifying Paralympic rowing classification

13 October 2023 Tokyo 2020 Olympian Oliver Cook retires

13 October 2023 IOC adds Beach Sprint Rowing to LA 2028 Olympic Games 

11 October 2023 British Rowing announces The British Rowing Junior and Senior Club Championships in July 2024

10 October 2023 Membership Newsletter Competition – October 2023

9 October 2023 Brits get bronze on the beach at World Rowing Coastal Championships

9 October 2023 Nominations open for two British Rowing Board roles

6 October 2023 Safeguarding and Integrity Update – October 2023

5 October 2023 Changes to Safeguarding Training Requirements

4 October 2023 Join the AoC Sport Indoor Rowing College Challenge

2 October 2023 Lancaster and Martini win gold at World Rowing Beach Sprint Finals

2 October 2023 Pauline Churcher (1934-2023)

28 September 2023 Pilot of racing Day Ticket scheme extended to March 2024

27 September 2023 Siobhan Cassidy announced as new Chair of the Boat Race Company Limited Board

26 September 2023 British Rowing Annual General Meeting 2023 – Save the date

26 September 2023 Brits at the World Rowing Masters Regatta 2023: “The best regatta I’ve ever been to”

26 September 2023 How British Rowing Coaching Week ‘redefined success’

25 September 2023 Filip Petreanu’s urban rowing scene wins Photo of the Year at Rowing Photography Awards

25 September 2023 GB Women’s coastal double wins gold at inaugural Coupe de la Jeunesse Beach Sprints

25 September 2023 Delivering free activities for children over the summer holiday

23 September 2023 British Rowing launches new coach development support initiatives 

22 September 2023 Salts Healthcare gets Stratford adaptive rowers back on the water

22 September 2023 GB Rowing Team athletes to be Powered by Purpose

21 September 2023 Rowing east, west and beyond!

19 September 2023 Rowers receive Royal Humane Society awards

18 September 2023 Celebrating GB’s wonderful women

15 September 2023 Over 240 crews to take on London’s river marathon

14 September 2023 Great Britain joins Germany, USA and Austria to race SH Netz Cup 2023

13 September 2023 Rocking the Boat Conference 2023: Engaging and Enthusing Schools

12 September 2023 Hosts Wales show stunning form to take Home International Rowing Beach Sprints trophy

12 September 2023 Update on Personal Accident cover for British Rowing members

12 September 2023 Scullers shine at EUSA Rowing Championship

11 September 2023 GB Rowing Team seeks next generation of ‘sporting giants’

11 September 2023 Pots with a difference at the Great Ouse Marathon

10 September 2023 GB wins nine medals at World Rowing Championships and qualifies 13 boats for Paris 2024

9 September 2023 Super Saturday for GB Rowing with seven medal haul

8 September 2023 GB Rowing Paralympic boats all qualified for Paris 2024

8 September 2023 Boats Not Bars initiative shortlisted for two industry innovation awards

7 September 2023 Super six stun as GB crews secure more Olympic qualification slots 

6 September 2023 Men’s Pair and PR3 Mixed Double advance at World Rowing Championships

5 September 2023 Another Paris 2024 qualification spot secured for GB Rowing

5 September 2023 Member Competition: Win a free ticket to Science of Rowing’s Virtual Conference or get 50% off

5 September 2023 Membership Newsletter Competition – September 2023

5 September 2023 Eight GB universities to race at EUSA Rowing Championship

4 September 2023 First boat qualifies for Paris 2024 Paralympic Games

4 September 2023 Lea RC’s Pakule wins GB’s first international beach sprint championship gold medal

4 September 2023 Regional Development Programme launched

3 September 2023 Great Britain begin quest for Olympic and Paralympic qualification

1 September 2023 British Rowing launches 2023 membership survey

1 September 2023 2023 England Rowing Beach Sprint team announcement

31 August 2023 Safeguarding and Integrity Update – September 2023

30 August 2023 GB crews win gold, silver and bronze at European Under 23 Championships

23 August 2023 New Marlow schools boathouse project launches urgent appeal for funds

22 August 2023 Great Britain sets sights on Olympic and Paralympic qualification at World Rowing Championships 

21 August 2023 Athletes selected for U23 European Championships

16 August 2023 Squads have fun together at Bedford RC’s Captain’s Challenge Regatta

16 August 2023 Do you know a rowing coach who deserves recognition?

15 August 2023 Advance notice of disruption to some British Rowing online services

15 August 2023 Junior Learn-to-Row courses prove popular at Peterborough City

14 August 2023 Olympic champion and triple Olympian and Mohamed Sbihi joins the Board of British Rowing as Athlete Director

9 August 2023 GB Team announced for World Rowing Beach Sprint Finals

7 August 2023 Membership Newsletter Competition – August 2023

7 August 2023 Safeguarding and Integrity Update – August 2023

7 August 2023 GB tops medal table with Italy at the World Rowing U19 Championships

4 August 2023 BRIC is back: Date and location announced for the British Rowing Indoor Championships 2023

3 August 2023 British Rowing updates Competition Eligibility Policy and Procedures

2 August 2023 GB U19 squad win the Coupe de la Jeunesse for second year in a row

1 August 2023 The British Rowing Beach Sprint Championships: A look back in pictures

31 July 2023 Rowers relish the waves at British Rowing Offshore Championships

27 July 2023 GB U19s to race on the Olympic and Paralympic course at World Rowing U19 Championships

26 July 2023 Reigning champions and new challengers poised to battle the surf at the British Rowing Beach Sprint Championships

26 July 2023 With one year to go until Paris 2024, Team GB is on the search for Mini Mascots

25 July 2023 A look back on the British Rowing Junior Championships 2023: The weekend in pictures

25 July 2023 Great Britain second on medal table at 2023 World Rowing Under 23 Championships

25 July 2023 Coastal scullers seek sun, sea, sand and success in Devon

24 July 2023 Race through London on 16 September!

24 July 2023 GB team announced for Coupe de la Jeunesse 2023

24 July 2023 England retain all four trophies at the Home International Rowing Regatta 2023

18 July 2023 Youngest GB Rowing Team pathway squad compete at annual GB v France J16 Match

17 July 2023 Coaching Week 2023: Save the date! 

16 July 2023 A further update to the programme for Day 3 of the British Rowing Junior Championships

16 July 2023 An update to the programme for Day 3 of the British Rowing Junior Championships

15 July 2023 An update ahead of day 3 of the British Rowing Junior Championships

14 July 2023 3 new clubs and a new regatta affiliate to British Rowing

13 July 2023 GB Team selected for World Rowing U23 Championships in Plovdiv

13 July 2023 All good fun at Stratford’s Fun Regatta

12 July 2023 England Rowing Team announced for the 2023 Home International Rowing Regatta

12 July 2023 Busy days ahead as juniors gather in Scotland

11 July 2023 New Master Trainers ready to help Go Row Indoor reach more people

11 July 2023 Para-team triumph at 2024 Olympic and Paralympic venue

11 July 2023 Recreational Rowing Strategy: Coaching, equipment and communication

10 July 2023 Win a copy of The Long Win by Cath Bishop

9 July 2023 Great Britain wins World Rowing Cup series: Nine medals see GB come out as top team across the three regattas

8 July 2023 Olivia Bates wins World Rowing Cup bronze – GB to race in eight A Finals on Sunday

7 July 2023 World Rowing Cup III underway on the Rotsee: All GB crews race on first day of action

7 July 2023 10 learn to row for breast cancer charity challenge

7 July 2023 Safeguarding and Integrity Update – July 2023

6 July 2023 GB v France J16 Match team announcement

4 July 2023 Henley Masters Regatta ready to welcome competitors from 12 countries this weekend

3 July 2023 Team Announced for Para-Rowing Regatta to Paris

3 July 2023 Leander, Oxford Brookes and Thames dominate at Henley Royal Regatta

27 June 2023 GB Rowing Team announced for World Rowing Cup III

26 June 2023 420 boats ready to race at Henley Royal Regatta 2023

26 June 2023 GB crews enjoy success at Holland Beker regatta

23 June 2023 How to tell us if you’ve done safeguarding training

23 June 2023 Nathaniel Reilly-O’Donnell appointed Director of Pathways

23 June 2023 GB rowers return to race at Henley Royal Regatta

21 June 2023 Great Britain to race at Holland Beker regatta 2023

21 June 2023 Rebecca Edwards awarded British Empire Medal 

19 June 2023 Would you like to represent England at the HIRR?

19 June 2023 First time winners and titles retained at Henley Women’s Regatta 2023

18 June 2023 Great Britain finish top of medal table at World Rowing Cup II

17 June 2023 Lightweight women lead the way at World Cup II: First medal and a World Best Time in Varese

16 June 2023 GB Rowing Team make strong start at World Rowing Cup II

15 June 2023 Biography of legendary oarsman and coach ‘Jumbo’ Edwards launched

12 June 2023 Sizzling racing at British Rowing Masters Championships

9 June 2023 WheelPower comes to Stratford upon Avon BC

8 June 2023 800+ crews ready to race at 2023 British Rowing Masters Championships

7 June 2023 Mathilda Hodgkins Byrne wins first Sophie Hosking Cup at Metropolitan Regatta

7 June 2023 Another record year in store for Henley Women’s Regatta

6 June 2023 British Rowing and Salty Lemon Entertainment announce partnership to drive indoor rowing engagement

6 June 2023 Consultation on British Rowing Senior Championships: How to get involved

6 June 2023 European Champions back racing at World Rowing Cup II

2 June 2023 Membership Newsletter Competition – June 2023

2 June 2023 Safeguarding and Integrity update – June 2023

31 May 2023 “You can go at your own pace but never get left behind”

30 May 2023 28 clubs and schools take titles at National Schools Regatta

28 May 2023 Great Britain tops medal table at European Rowing Championships

27 May 2023 European gold success for men’s eight and lightweight women’s doubles

26 May 2023 GB Rowing Team through to four more A Finals at European Rowing Championships

26 May 2023 Beach Sprint Season is well under way – here’s what’s coming up this year

25 May 2023 British Rowing Masters Championships: Less than a week left to enter!

25 May 2023 GB Rowing Team through to 8 A finals after first day at European Championships

24 May 2023 Interested in para sport? Come to our para talent recruitment day!

24 May 2023 Applications now open for British Rowing’s Level 4 Coaching Certificate

23 May 2023 An update from the British Rowing Board meeting on 22/05/23

23 May 2023 Over 5,000 juniors ready to race at 2023 National Schools’ Regatta

22 May 2023 GB Junior Women’s Double scull wins bronze at 2023 European U19 Championships

22 May 2023 Urban side-by-side racing returned to East London with Poplar Regatta

18 May 2023 George Hammond hands NSR baton to Mike Martin

15 May 2023 Helen Glover and Erin Kennedy return to race for GB Rowing Team at 2023 European Championships

11 May 2023 GB teams announced for Duisburg Regatta and U19 European Championships

11 May 2023 Applications now open for Diploma in Sporting Excellence starting September 2023

9 May 2023 GB junior rowers bring home a flurry of medals from Munich International Junior Regatta 2023

9 May 2023 British Rowing technique webinars

9 May 2023 Enter the British Rowing dryrobe® draw!

4 May 2023 How to celebrate this weekend’s coronation and Bank Holiday Monday

3 May 2023 GB team announced for 2023 Munich International Junior Regatta

2 May 2023 Durham University win Victor Ludorum at record-breaking BUCS Regatta 2023

2 May 2023 Clubs at risk of being suspended from entering competitions

2 May 2023 Safeguarding and Integrity update – Club Welfare Officer Briefings – sign up!

1 May 2023 GB Rowing Team Race Calendar 2023

27 April 2023 Apply to be a GB Coastal Sculling Academy

25 April 2023 Notice of Competition published for the 2023 British Rowing Junior Championships

24 April 2023 Thames Upriver retains overall titles at Junior Inter-Regional Regatta 2023

20 April 2023 RIP Peter Spurrier, rowing photographer

19 April 2023 2023 version of RowSafe now available

19 April 2023 Adaptive rowers go on coaching course

19 April 2023 Awards presented for 2022 contribution to the GB Rowing Team

16 April 2023 Senior and U23 April Trials: Recap

14 April 2023 British Rowing Offshore and Beach Sprint Championships return to Exmouth this summer

13 April 2023 British Rowing partners with dryrobe®

12 April 2023 Stratford upon Avon BC member receives bravery award

11 April 2023 Guidelines on major incidents

11 April 2023 British Rowing Plus now free and open to all

6 April 2023 Safeguarding and Integrity update – March 2023

6 April 2023 Membership Newsletter Competition – April 2023

5 April 2023 British Rowing Almanack and Umpires’ Handbook 2023 now available

5 April 2023 Information day about the next Level 4 (Advanced Coach) course

5 April 2023 Poplar Regatta returns after 12 years

4 April 2023 New horizons for Harry Leask 

3 April 2023 British Rowing invites tenders for National Event Strategy and Venue Assessment

30 March 2023 British Rowing appoints Marsh Sport as their Official Insurance Broker

28 March 2023 World Rowing offers FREE Anti-Doping webinars

28 March 2023 Cambridge sweep the board at the 2023 Boat Races

23 March 2023 Inside Indoor Challenge: How close can you come to a British record?

23 March 2023 New British Rowing member benefits plus an update on membership types

21 March 2023 Leander and Wycliffe dominate top events at 2023 Oarsport Junior Sculling Head

20 March 2023 Masters crews enjoy great racing at renamed Head

20 March 2023 A look back on highlights from the Head of the River Race 2023

20 March 2023 2023 British Rowing Masters Championships – Update

18 March 2023 Junior Rowing News: Wycliffe and Shiplake share spoils at record Schools’ Head of the River 2023

17 March 2023 British Rowing membership updates: fees freeze and cards go digital

14 March 2023 British Rowing launches the Coaching Stream

13 March 2023 Championship Course halfway post unveiled

10 March 2023 Date announced for the British Rowing Masters Championships 2023

6 March 2023 Leander take top two at largest ever Women’s Head

6 March 2023 Crews announced for The Gemini Boat Races 2023

3 March 2023 Membership Newsletter Competition – March 2023

2 March 2023 British Rowing launches ‘Inside Indoor’: The ultimate website for indoor rowers

1 March 2023 Medals for GB athletes at the 2023 World Rowing Indoor Championships

27 February 2023 British Rowing statement on Chester-le-Street ARC

24 February 2023 New funding available to help clubs offer adaptive rowing

13 February 2023 British Rowing Announces Details of 2023 Junior Championship Events

13 February 2023 11 new roles available to shape the future of our Olympic Team

13 February 2023 Safeguarding and Integrity update – February 2023

11 February 2023 Incident: Henley 4s and 8s Head

10 February 2023 Coaches and rowers invited to participate in research on mental fatigue

10 February 2023 GBR umpires selected for international competitions

8 February 2023 Membership Newsletter Competition – February 2023

6 February 2023 Allianz Sports Fund open to affiliated British Rowing clubs

26 January 2023 2022 British Rowing Awards winners announced

17 January 2023 Active Thames awards funding to 26 organisations

17 January 2023 Launch drivers trained at Ardingly RC thanks to donations

16 January 2023 UK Sport and Sport England’s policy response to the Whyte Review

14 January 2023 British Rowing announces new safety partnership

13 January 2023 Membership Newsletter Competition – January 2023

13 January 2023 World Anti-Doping Agency releases 2023 Prohibited List

11 January 2023 2022 British Rowing Awards shortlists and regional winners announced

6 January 2023 Science of Rowing offers for British Rowing members

5 January 2023 British Rowing releases Weighing Rowers and Coxes Guidance

3 January 2023 Pleasureland CEO steps in to save Southport RC