Pairs Head 2018

8 Oct

Photo used with permission from Ben Rodford Photography Not only did Ella Holloway and Philippa Harrison of Marlow keep the adaptive racing alive at Pairs Head this year, but they also pioneered what I think must be a UK first … Read More »

Capsizes With Safety Pontoons

28 Sep

This post comes to you courtesy of British Rowing’s Paralympic Pathway Coach Ella Willott. As it happens, Ella was the one who first established the adaptive/pararowing programme at the Marlow RC including recruiting me as a volunteer to run it … Read More »

Worcester Regatta 2018

13 Sep

Susannah Barnett, Worcester Roving reporter Ben Marsden (Marlow, PR3) shared this account of this maiden para-event for Worcester Rowing Club. “Despite the delayed start, racing ran smoothly and the adaptive events were integrated into the racing schedule. Some delays were … Read More »

City of Oxford Regatta 2018

20 Aug

Tracy Jenkins, City of Oxford and Ella Holloway, Marlow City of Oxford Regatta was the one of the pioneers of adaptive club rowing in the UK. They were one of the earliest regattas to offer adaptive events and are a … Read More »

Maidenhead Regatta 2018

13 Aug

Sally Hopewell and Jenny Maiden, Marlow Maidenhead continues to push the boundaries for adaptive racing at their always superb Maidenhead Regatta, but not without a few challenges. They really pushed to maximize the number of adaptive athletes doing the most … Read More »

Sudbury Regatta 2018

8 Aug

Twickenham’s Ben Pritchard (Photo courtesy of Bill Hiskett ©) Sudbury Regatta hosted the largest adaptive field yet for this event underscoring its commitment to growing the event. The common denominator was that all the competitors were fixed seat athletes (which … Read More »