Maidenhead Regatta 2022

8 Aug

It doesn’t get much better than this. A glorious summer’s day, an impeccably organized event, exceptional support for the adaptive athletes. Just another great Maidenhead Regatta. A couple of aspects stood out this particular time around. First, was the smoothness … Read More »

Maidenhead Regatta 2021

9 Aug

Maidenhead has once again set the high bar for exceptional adaptive/pararowing racing at its 2021 Maidenhead Regatta. Its success is a credit to the club (Maidenhead RC has long exuded a culture of generous congeniality and slick organization), and its … 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 »

Maidenhead Adaptive Rowing Launch

12 Sep

This past Sunday, Maidenhead Rowing Club formally launched its adaptive rowing programme with a superbly conceived and executed event which should serve as a template for other clubs looking to kick-start their own initiatives. Very often, adaptive squads just sort … Read More »

Regatta for the Disabled 2023

5 Sep

The Regatta for the Disabled has been running at Phyllis Court in Henley for many year to provide a summertime regatta festivity specifically catering to disabled individuals in the area.  Not unlike the co-located Royal Regatta, the focus has been … Read More »

Grant Fundraising Catalogue

8 May

Funding an adaptive/para program is a good-news/bad-news situation. The good news is that fundraising for adaptive equipment is some of the easiest fundraising a boat club will do. The bad news is that adaptive rowing needs lots of funding for … Read More »