Victory at Maidstone Head

On Sunday 2nd October we entered 18 crews into the first head race of the season at Maidstone. Among the entries were two boats of juniors taking part in their first race, and doing very impressively considering some had only begun rowing six weeks before! We finished the day with Jason and Alex winning medals for […]

Lea Regatta

On Sunday 4 September Gravesend RC went to Lea Autumn Regatta – our last regatta of the season. After a number of close races for many crews, we ended the day with wins for our men’s four, men’s pair, women’s double and women’s single. Congratulations to everyone who raced and contributed to such a successful […]

Wallingford Training Camp

This July 13 members of Gravesend went to Wallingford in Oxfordshire for our annual training camp. With over 500km covered by the group in four days, great progress was made by all. Below are some photos from the camp, where the focus was on improving sculling and rowing technique in small boats.

Join Gravesend Rowing Club

Fancy getting fit while sitting down? Rowing is for you! We are looking for more adult rowers to join us – contact the club via Whether you have never rowed before or are looking for a new club, we have openings in our recreational and racing crews at all ages and abilities. How to Join Gravesend […]

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 who attended, and to Jonny […]

Peterborough Regatta

On the 4th and 5th June we took 11 crews to Peterborough Regatta. The weekend saw two junior crews compete in their first ever regatta, and saw our adult crews progress into the finals. Well done everyone who took part, and thank you to those members who came up to cheer them on.