Battling the winds at Maidstone

Our first head race this year was Maidstone Small Boats Head, with 15 crews entered. The first division saw our J18 girls take to the double, and J16 girls in the quad, battling against strong winds to wind their way through the 2.5km course. Due to the poor conditions, and …

Get Neptune on the River!

This March, we are rowing for 48 hours straight to raise the money needed to repair our 8, Neptune. At Gravesend, we have a rapidly increasing junior membership but often struggle to get all our juniors out onto the water. Last Autumn, we purchased an eight, Neptune, to help us …

Double Trouble at Kingston Regatta

On 14 July five Gravesend crews entered Kingston Regatta, held in the grounds of Hampton Court Palace, with two crews bringing home pots for their wins. Early success saw three of our crews in the finals – the women’s four, and two of our men’s doubles. Our other men’s double …

Skills Weekend at Danson Park

On the 26th and 27th November our members braved the cold weather to come to Danson Park, and join Erith Rowing Club on their lake. This gave members an opportunity to try singles and doubles for the first time in shallow, flat water, under the close eye of our coaches. …