World Championships Day 5 Report
Posted: 29 August, 2019
There were mixed fortunes for the Scots involved in Thursday’s racing at the World Rowing Championships in Linz Ottensheim, Austria, with five of them reaching their “A” finals, and the other two now battling for Olympic Qualification places in the “B” finals.
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World Championships - Thursday preview
Posted: 29 August, 2019
Thursday’s racing at the World Rowing Championships in Linz Ottensheim, Austria features a crucial two-hour period for all seven Scots competing, with places in the medal finals and Olympic qualifying slots up for grabs.
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World Championships Day 3
Posted: 27 August, 2019
Both of the Scottish athletes involved in Tuesday’s repechage action – Glasgow’s Angus Groom in Britain’s men’s quad sculls crew, and Edinburgh’s Polly Swann in the women’s four – had results that kept their medal and Olympic qualification campaigns on track.
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World Championships Update
Posted: 26 August, 2019
The last three of the eight Scottish rowing athletes involved in this week’s World Rowing Championships in Linz Ottensheim, Austria, start their campaigns on Tuesday.
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Posted: 22 August, 2019
Altogether ten members of the Scottish Rowing community will be involved in the 2019 World Rowing Championships in Linz Ottensheim, Austria, which get underway on Sunday.
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Club Support Manager
Posted: 20 August, 2019
After 3 years with Scottish Rowing, Stevie Baxter is due to leave his post as Workforce Development Manager and Regional Development Manager (North) on Thursday 22nd August 2019.
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EDINBURGH STUDENTS ON TOP OF THE WORLD
Posted: 30 July, 2019
Four student rowers from Edinburgh University Boat Club have been crowned world champions as the 2019 World Rowing Under 23 Championships concluded today in Sarasota, USA.
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Scotland Rowing Team makes history at the Home International Regatta
Posted: 29 July, 2019
The Scotland Rowing Team made history on home waters at the 2019 Home International Regatta (HIR) on Saturday, winning three of the four team trophies for the first time in the history of this prestigious annual competition between Scotland, England, Ireland and Wales.
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GB ATHLETES PRIDE IN REPRESENTING SCOTLAND AT HIR
Posted: 25 July, 2019
Scan the list of names on the Scotland Rowing Team for this weekend’s Home International Regatta (HIR) at Strathclyde Park and you’ll recognise many who are on the way up.
But you’ll also see names who have made it to the latter stages of GB selection trials and others who are already competing at a higher level.
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Scotland Rowing Team announced for the 2019 Home International Regatta
Posted: 24 July, 2019
Sixty-nine athletes from 19 clubs will represent the Scotland Rowing Team on Saturday at the Home International Regatta, the annual match between the four home nations which this year is being held on home water at Strathclyde Park in North Lanarkshire.
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Henley Royal Regatta Charitable Trust Coach
Posted: 23 July, 2019
British Rowing are currently seeking applicants for a Henley Royal Regatta Charitable Trust Coach (HRRCTC) that would be based at the Scottish Rowing Centre at Strathclyde Park in Motherwell.
British Rowing, in partnership with the Henley Royal Regatta Charitable Trust, Sport England and the Rowing Community, offers scholarships to graduates to deliver this highly successful programme. Scholarship positions are suitable for those wishing to spend two years combining part-time coaching of young people with studying for a part-time sport related postgraduate qualification. This role is designed to broaden the appeal of the sport by supporting young people who would not normally have the opportunity to try rowing, specifically focussing on young people with a disability, youngsters from low-income families and BAME groups.
This is an ideal role for a recent graduate or someone who is due to graduate in the next year who is wishing to embark upon a coaching career in rowing.
The closing date for applications for this role is 30th July 2019
For more information please read the HRRCTC Full Job Specification or contact Andy.Barton@scottish-rowing.org.uk
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.
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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:24 June, 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.
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World Rowing Beach Sprint Finals - Shenzhen, China
Posted: 20 June, 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.
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