Write up from our Three Peaks Challenge, completed to raise money for Mind - The Mental Health Charity.
Race results from Bristol-Avon Regatta at Saltford 2017.
It's almost upon us - The Blue Varsity Boat Race! The annual afternoon of racing between The University of Gloucestershire & The University of Worcester. This year's format will be six races covering a distance of ~900m on the stretch of the river severn outside Worcester Rowing Club, opposite the arena. Races will start from … Continue reading Blue Varsity Boat Race – 29th March 2017
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We hope everyone had a great Christmas & New Year and what better way to start 2017 than with a fundraiser! We're teaming up with our good friends Swimming & Water Polo and doing a triathlon. Not just any triathlon, an Ironman distanced triathlon. Now we know you may think this is madness, after eating … Continue reading The Great Water Sport Triathlon
Imagine this, a 2.5km race, nothing unusual there? Now add a 10km row to get to the start line. That's what our women's quad and double did on the 1st December at the Wycliffe small boats head. An early and cold start for both the girls crews as they set off from the Gloucester Boat … Continue reading Wycliffe Small Boats Head 2017
Back in December several of the UoG Rowers heading to Lee Valley Velodrome in London to take part in the British Rowing Indoor Championships. This is the third year that the club has entered the competition. Our first races were Rob in the over 23's, Kim in the women's lightweight U23's and Zoe in the … Continue reading British Indoor Championships 2017
The second head race of the season took the club down to Saltford just outside of Bristol for the Monkton Combe Head race. A total of seven UoG crews entered, all racing the 3,300m long course. The first boats to set off in the morning division were Megan in the W.IM2 1x, Zoonagh in the … Continue reading Monkton Bluefriars Head
Sunday 9th October 2016 A small crew headed to Cardiff on Sunday to race a 3.2km course to start the beginning of a new season. A fun day was had by all, with five boats competing each doing the course in a good time. It was a great day, Zoe and Oonagh were very close … Continue reading Cardiff Autumn Head
On the weekend, we took a small trip up to Hereford with our friends from Gloucester Rowing Club to compete at Hereford Rowing Club's annual 1km Regatta and 500m Sprint. With eight categories entered, it was going to be a busy weekend for some of our rowers, all aiming to finish the season with some … Continue reading Points & Pots at Hereford Regatta