• 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8

News

Six Scots set for GB France Match

Posted: 10 July, 2019

Six Scottish rowers have been selected to represent Great Britain at the GB France Junior 16 Match taking place at the National Water Sports Centre in Nottingham on Thursday 11th July.

Oscar Forbes, Ashley Geddes, Archie Innes and Matthew Hughson from Aberdeen Schools Rowing Association (ASRA) have been selected in the junior men’s coxless four after winning their recent trial against crews from Shiplake College, Walton Rowing Club and Eton College.

Read more | Scots schoolboys to represent Team GB in rowing (STV)

Glasgow Academy duo Emily Milne and Orla Johnson will team up in the junior women’s pair in the annual match between some of the leading Junior 16 athletes in Great Britain and France.

Results will be available via the British Rowing website

Scottish rowers shared in five titles and record performances at Henley Women's Regatta

Posted:June 24, 2019

Scottish rowers shared in five titles and record performances at this year’s Henley Women’s Regatta as over 1,700 athletes competed at the premier regatta for women in the UK.  Twenty-five crews representing Scottish clubs made the journey south to compete on the world-famous waters, competing as part of an international field with entries from Australia, Belgium, Canada, Ireland, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Switzerland and the USA.

Read more: Scottish rowers shared in five titles and record performances at Henley Women's Regatta

World Rowing Beach Sprint Finals - Shenzhen, China

Posted:  June 20, 2019

The World Rowing Beach Sprints will be taking place in Shenzhen, China between 25-27 October.  FISA is developing this new format of rowing as a potential future Olympic event.

British Rowing has published a selection policy for athletes wishing to be considered for the 7-person team.  This document also includes information on selection criteria for coxswains and for those interested in the Boat/Handler coach role.

Read more: World Rowing Beach Sprint Finals - Shenzhen, China

GB RETURN FOR RIO SILVER MEDALLIST SWANN

Posted: 12 June, 2019

Rio Silver medallist Polly Swann is one of eight Scottish rowers selected by the GB Rowing Team today to compete at the upcoming World Cup II in Poznan, Poland (21-23 June).
 

Read more: GB RETURN FOR RIO SILVER MEDALLIST SWANN

Easter Closure

Posted: 18 April, 2019

The Scottish Rowing Office will be closed for Easter on Friday 19th and Monday 22nd April, reopening as normal on Tuesday 23rd April.

Scottish Rowing Development Forum

Posted|: 1 April, 2019

Scottish Rowing are looking to form a Development Forum.
 
Background
Our vision is to support and empower people in Scotland to enjoy rowing and achieve their full potential within the sport. The Scottish Rowing Development Forum is a mechanism through which the Scottish Rowing Membership can Inform, Input and Shape our delivery of this vision. 
 

Read more: Scottish Rowing Development Forum

Scottish Championships opens to non Scots Masters and Para rowers for the first time

Posted: 29 March, 2019

Organisers of this year’s Scottish Rowing Championships (7-9 June) are urging competitors from non Scottish clubs to enter the Masters and Para competitions as these categories open for the first time to athletes outside of Scotland.
 
This should be welcome news to athletes who are planning to compete in the British Rowing Masters Championships (15-16 June) the weekend after the Scottish Championships at the Strathclyde Park venue.
 

Read more: Scottish Championships opens to non Scots Masters and Para rowers for the first time

Re-advertisement – Firhill Youth Project Lead Coach - Fixed Term Part Time

Posted: 22 March, 2019
 
Scottish Rowing are currently looking for applications for the following position.
 
1-year, fixed term (part time) position focussed on delivery and co-ordination of water sports activities and other sporting and lifestyle activities in the Firhill Basin and the wider geographical area.  The post will include working with children and young people from various communities in North Glasgow.  In addition, this post will involve creating and developing partnerships to provide other opportunities and activities that will support the project.  The post will be based at the Firhill Basin, Partick Thistle Football Club.
 
Salary: £12 per hour
 
More information is available HERE

Coaching Opportunities – Firhill Youth Project Lead Coach - Fixed Term Part Time

Posted: 27 February, 2019
 
Scottish Rowing are currently looking for applications for the following position.
 
1-year, fixed term (part time) position focussed on delivery and co-ordination of water sports activities and other sporting and lifestyle activities in the Firhill Basin and the wider geographical area.  The post will include working with children and young people from various communities in North Glasgow.  In addition, this post will involve creating and developing partnerships to provide other opportunities and activities that will support the project.  The post will be based at the Firhill Basin, Partick Thistle Football Club.
 
Salary: Competitive
 
More information is available HERE

Scottish Rowing welcomes new Junior Development Coaches

Posted: 26 February, 2019

Lindsay Flockhart, Holly Reid and Jordan Stanley have been appointed volunteer coaches with the Scottish Rowing Junior Development Programme which aims to help junior rowers from clubs across Scotland achieve their potential in the sport.
 

Read more: Scottish Rowing welcomes new Junior Development Coaches

Request for Tenders for Catering 2019

Posted: 22 February, 2019
 
Scottish Rowing Spring Regatta & Scottish Student Rowing Championships – 27 - 28 April
Scottish Rowing Championships – 7 - 9 June

Note that the catering tender is for BOTH regattas as a joint-package.

Clubs are invited to tender for running the catering and/or the bar at the above regattas. Over the past few years the standards set by the clubs running these services have been high, and it is expected that these high standards will be met or indeed better by this years providers.
 

Read more: Request for Tenders for Catering 2019

How UT2 training has helped Rankin set PBs

Posted: 8 January, 2019

The winter might be far from done but 20 year old Edinburgh University Boat Club athlete Alex Rankin has already made good gains, with PBs on the ergometer over both five and two kilometre.
 
It’s no secret that, as part of the Edinburgh programme, Rankin has been following a training approach which, particularly over the winter months, incorporates high volumes of UT2 training.
 

Read more: How UT2 training has helped Rankin set PBs