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Paralympic gold medallist Tom Aggar announces retirement from international rowing

British Rowing opens nominations for the role of chairman

Alex Gregory announces his retirement from rowing

Concept2 becomes Official Supplier to British Rowing

Concept2 will be the Official Performance Rowing Machine of British Rowing, providing support to the High Performance Programme and national events.

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

Four rowing clubs along the River Lune in Lancaster were reeling after Storm Desmond, but help from members and volunteers has seen them back on the water

Arise, Dame Katherine: Grainger to be made a dame in New Year honours

Five-time Olympic medallist Katherine Grainger is to be made a Dame in the New Year honours list

Olympic and Paralympic champions recognised in New Year honours list

Pete Reed and Andrew T Hodge are appointed OBEs, while first-time Olympic and Paralympic medallists are appointed MBEs


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Thinking of getting into rowing in 2017? Eight rowers explain why they took up the sport

Whether it’s for the physical challenge or to meet new people, there are lots of great reasons to get into rowing in the new year

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How coaches can ensure beginners enjoy their first sessions

Level three rowing coach Carol Cornell provides coaching tips for the first session and beyond

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Should your diet change as you get older?

Jacqueline Birtwisle advises on nutrition for older rowers

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Seven ways a cox can help their crew during indoor training

Just because you’re not on the water, it doesn’t mean that the cox’s role in the team is diminished. Olympic gold medal-winning cox Phelan Hill explains

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The science behind a safe, strong rowing technique

Technique-wise, what do all the best rowers have in common? Martin Gough finds out

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Is it better to exercise alone or with your club mates?

Dr Mark Homer, GB Rowing Team senior sport scientist, reviews a relevant survey to discover whether it’s actually better to train on your own, rather than with other people

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