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 »

Pat Davis Memorial Row

2 Jul

Pat Davis continues to inspire the generosity and initiative in getting the disabled community onto the river. She sadly passed away last year and a group of fond and enthusiastic supporters organized a memorial row in her honour. Ralph Hope, … Read More »

Marlow Town Regatta 2018

20 Jun

Great Marlow School’s Aidan Kelly and Mateausz Stan (PR2) Marlow RC keeps pushing the adaptive support forward. This time it is the town’s social event of the year, the Marlow Town Regatta. Building from the milestone Marlow Spring Regatta, Marlow … Read More »

Rivertime Accessible Regatta 2018

15 Jun

The Rivertime Trust was set up with the mission to introduced disabled children to water activity. It was started by Pat Davis who had been was stymied finding a river boat that would accommodate disabled individuals (accessibility, safety concerns). So … Read More »