Pairs Head 2019

7 Oct

Most adaptive rowers retire to land training for the months of Head racing as the long distances and harsh conditions are often too much for many of them. But not for Marlow adaptives as Ella Holloway (supported by Pippa Harrison) … Read More »

Para / Adaptive Group Meeting

30 Sep

The Para/Adaptive Group of Thames Valley and West Midlands adaptive/pararowing coaches (eg. Stratford Upon Avon, Maidenhead, Marlow, City of Oxford, Shrewsbury) got together again this past week to continue their work of coordinating both club activities and resources for maximum … Read More »

Worcester Autumn Regatta 2019

10 Sep

Many of the big adaptive/pararowing events are down in the Thames area – Marlow, Maidenhead, City of Oxford, Dorney – the growth of the sport in the western Midlands is surging. This strength is very much driven by a couple … Read More »

City of Oxford Regatta Sprint 2019

20 Aug

Iona Woodward, Neil Lawson, Finlay Lawson, Rebecca Slater, Haanah Germain COX and LIV (photo courtesy of Al Craigie) City of Oxford Regatta has long been a pioneer in adaptive racing and none less than this year. The usual packed programme … Read More »

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 2019

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 »