Mixed Ability Rowing Resource

6 Aug

The International Mixed Ability Sports website is a rich online resource with lots of information about building sports programmes around people with diverse abilities including disability. Its blog includes a number if fine posts focused on the sport of rowing … Read More »

Home International Regatta

28 Jul

Congrats to Sophie Brown of Sudbury (PR2), Georgia Walker (PR3-VI) and Ella Holloway (PR3-PD) for representing their home nations at the Home International Regatta at Strathclyde this weekend. British Rowing reported… “England also won both of the regatta’s adaptive rowing … Read More »

Love Rowing Foundation

12 Jul

Henley is not just the home of rowing tradition and heritage, but it is also the highest profile platform for the ever evolving sport. The place of foreign crews, of “amateurs” (defining what constituted professional rowers), of occupation (Manual laborers … Read More »

Henley Adaptive Rowing in History

6 Jul

A factoid to share in your hospitality marquee at Henley Royal Regatta this weekend. Who was the adaptive rowing crew in the UK and which event did they row in? – Worcester College for the Blind. “The first crew with … Read More »

Women Henley Regatta 2019

28 Jun

Photo courtesy of Ben Rodford Photography Let me start off the congratulations by tipping my hat to Womens Henley Regatta. WHR are the highest profile UK rowing competition to support pararowing (NatSchools has stonewalled with their focus on the big … Read More »

Marlow Town Regatta 2019

16 Jun

Guide launch escorting PR3-VI rowers to start line Marlow Town Regatta turned into a real town fest, not just for the spectators (for whom the event is the biggest social event in the town each year), but also for the … Read More »