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 …

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.   …

Lea Spring Regatta 2015

On Sunday 26th April some of our rowers headed up to The Lea for our first regatta of the season. While the weather wasn’t always cooperative, we had 6 Gravesend crews that competed in good spirits. Patrick Mitchell took 2nd in the Novice Single Sculls, with the Page sisters claiming …

Schools Head of the River 2015

On Monday 16th March our W.J17.4+ from Mayfield Grammar School ventured up to London to compete in the prestigious Schools Head – a Head Race along the River Thames from Chiswick Bridge to Putney. The long day was a tiring one, but they completed the course in 24:43, climbing from …

Maidstone Small Boats Head 2015

On Sunday 8th March 2015 we headed to the tranquil River Medway for the 2500m Head Race hosted by Maidstone Invicta Rowing Club. The weather was suburb and a fun day of racing was had by all.  More importantly, however, we would like to congratulate our W.Nov.4+ (pictured) for winning their category! Full Gravesend Results: …