HRR Adaptive Row Past

4 Jul

Henley Royal Regatta honoured City of Oxford Rowing Club’s 25 year anniversary of adaptive rowing with a row-by during the Sunday festivities. CORC was the first UK club to offer adaptive rowing in the UK. To mark the occasion, CORC rowed the first ever adaptive octuple. You can watch the row-by with commentary below.

Congrats to the athletes:

  • Bow Paul Rowarth (coach)
  • 2 Rachael Lunney
  • 3 Elijah Wtson
  • 4 Andy Bennett
  • 5 Ben Marsden
  • 6 Seb Johnson
  • 7 Isabella Watsom
  • 8 Amanda Thomas
  • Cox Florence Smith

BBC featured the event in its piece “Henley Royal Regatta: Adaptive rowing team prepares for final day”.

City of Oxford - HRR Rowby 2

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