Sport England has awarded Birmingham Rowing Club a grant to fund a new women’s boat which will enable more girls and women to take part in the sport of rowing.
After the disappointment of Stourport Head being cancelled at the end of January, BRC sent four crews to Worcester RC’s Main Head. After nearly 3 months since the last race at Newark on 2nd December, it was a welcome chance to blow off the cobwebs and see how crews had progressed over the winter.
From the Senior ...
It is the first time Birmingham Rowing Club has made an appearance at Newark Head on 2nd December with a coxed women’s four, men’s four, junior quad, women’s double and five junior sculls taking to the river Trent.
We were all quite apprehensive about the 8.5km row up to the start line in the first division, ...
Nottingham head saw the largest BRC representation at a race for more years than we can remember.
Birmingham Rowing Club's Novice Women's Four and Richard Davies in Single Scull headed to Monmouth for the first head race of the season
Thanks to all the clubs who supported this year's regatta and to all the visiting umpires who helped on the day.
Thanks also to our sponsor JW Hinks.
Because of a moderate tail wind which changed to cross tail in the afternoon the course was shortened to about 600m
Please visit www.b-row.co.uk for Midland Indoor Rowing Championship 2017 entries
Almost the regatta season again and Birmingham is the first regatta in the West Midlands.
Usual events for juniors and lower status senior and masters crews.
The NCC has allowed pathfinder status for our senior events. These will be runs as leagues and will non-qualifying.
Entries will close when the limit of 125 ...
Steve Byford finished 104th at the Scullers head and 11th in the Intermediate 3 class
Plenty of wins for the club
IM3.1x, IM2.1x Steve Byford
MasF.1x Steve Prichard