Happy 90th Birthday Stan!

June saw the 90th birthday of Gravesend Rowing Club’s Patron, and longest-standing member, Stan Wingfield. A former Veteran Internationals winner in the single and double sculls and coxed fours, and a three-time class Vets Head of the River race winner, Stan has also been a constant supporter of the club, …

Presentation Dinner celebrates 2017 success

In mid-December members of Gravesend RC gathered together for a traditional Christmas dinner and a chance to celebrate the past year. We were joined by the Deputy Mayor of Gravesham who presented trophies including the fastest man and woman on both water and ergo, the rower and cox with the …

Solstice row and new Trevor Ivey

On Saturday 18th June we held our annual solstice row, managing to get three crews out despite the less than perfect weather! In the evening, members returned to the club for a social evening, and to name our new Empacher double after former member Trevor Ivey. Thank you to everyone …

Scouts at GRC!

On Friday 30th January we were joined by 1st Windmill Hill Scout Group.   The two hour session flew by with Scouts, Explorers, Leaders and Rowers enjoying the experience. After a quick ergo demonstration, the Scouts (and their leaders!) were put to the test through two team races – quite …