Defending champions Cassells and Scrimgeour making smooth progress at Senior Worlds
Posted: August 23, 2016
Big gusts of wind were unable to prevent GB Rowing Team’s defending champions making smooth progress on Monday afternoon as the Senior World Championships got under way in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
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Standout performances for Scots on day one of World Championships
Posted: August 22, 2016
There were standout performances for Scots on GB Rowing Team’s as the 2016 World Championships got under way in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
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Record numbers of Scottish rowers compete in “talented medal-winning” squad at U23 World Championships
Posted: August 21, 2016
A record nine Scots will compete in what British Rowing terms a “talented squad packed with medal-winning experience” at this week’s Under 23 World Rowing Championships, Rotterdam (21-28 August).
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Glasgow rowers aiming to emulate Team GB counterparts at Rotterdam World Championships (21-28 August)
Posted: August 15, 2016
Three Glasgow rowers will be aiming to emulate the achievements of their Team GB counterparts in Rio when they represent the GB Rowing Team at the World Rowing Junior Championships in Rotterdam later this month (21-28 August).
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Swann and Bennett add two more Scottish medals
Posted: August 13, 2016
Polly Swann and Karen Bennett, both from Edinburgh, were in the GB women's eight that stormed through to take silver medals behind USA in Saturday's final.
This means that a new record of four Scottish medals were gained over the three days of finals at the Lagoa Stadium.
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Another Gold For Stanning as Coxless Pair Title is Retained
Posted: August 12, 2016
Lossiemouth's Heather Stanning retained her Olympic crown when she and her partner Helen Glover dominated their coxless pairs final on Friday morning.
The British pair were in charge from the first stroke and built a lead in the first half. By the 1500-metre mark they were four seconds ahead of the field and could afford to watch the others scramble for the minor medals as they stayed out of trouble at the head of the field.
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Grainger Takes Silver in Thursday's Olympic Racing
Posted: August 11, 2016
Katherine Grainger won British rowing's first medal of the Olympic regatta and the last one of her career when, along with partner Vicky Thornley, she took a hard-fought silver in Thursday's double sculls final.
By Grainger's own admission, she and Thornley had the most tortuous route to Rio, missing out on initial selection and only being added to the squad a matter of weeks ago. This followed a season where the duo had failed to medal and posted some lacklustre performances. But there was nothing lacklustre about today's race.
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Eastern Amateurs to host Come and Try event after winning Skiff Worlds silver
Posted: August 10, 2016
It might be Scotland's newest Coastal Rowing Club but Eastern Amateur (EACRC) succeeded in finishing second in its first ever Skiff World Championships last week at Strangford Lough, Northern Ireland.
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Grainger and Sinclair keep medal hopes alive
Posted: August 9, 2016
Inverness's Alan Sinclair and Olympic champion Katherine Grainger became the fourth and fifth Scots to make it to finals in the Olympic rowing regatta, with solid performances in Tuesday's semi-finals.
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Olympic Regatta Monday Report
Posted: August 9, 2016
All four Scots racing on Monday in the Olympic rowing regatta made progress to the next round of their events.
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Have Your Say
Updated: August 18, 2016
Scottish Rowing's plans for the next 4 years (2017-2021) are now being developed and it is important that our members have the opportunity to input to this process.
The key themes have already been sent to club secretaries for circulation and comment within the club but in addition we are holding 3 consultation sessions across Scotland, hosted by Mike Morrice, President of Scottish Rowing.
These will take the form of a short presentation setting out the key themes for the next 4 years followed by a Q&A. An overview of these key themes is available to view here.
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