Prize Giving – Winter Series 2014/15

After a hard fought set of races it was time to let our hair down, we had a choice of either some good old fashioned dad dancing or hit the alcohol, can you guess which Andy went for?  no prizes for guessing the answer………. There were four trophy’s up for grabs again this year Ladies, […]

Rowhedge Winter Series 2015

Well that’s it we had the final leg of the winter series today and it proved to be a good exciting end to what has been a very tight competition this year. The ladies put on a good show again wining their last leg. “COME ON MUM” Meanwhile a fantastic third place for the ladies […]

Maldon – Winter series 2015

The penultimate of the Winter series races continued at Maldon today. Once again we were well looked after with bacon & sausage rolls in the morning followed by a very tasty spicy soup in the afternoon. The day was cold but bright and sunny with very little wind, ideal conditions for rowing!! Well done to […]

Maldon RNLI race

Undeterred by the night before and a terrible weather forecast, Velocity and Vanduara both went to the Maldon Little Ships Club’s RNLI charity race on 1st January 2014. Only one other Harkers Yard Gig was there (Record Reign), but there was a good turn-out in the other classes with a fine mixture of boats/kayaks and […]

Winter Series – Maldon

Rowhedge’s Aquiline and Wivenhoe’s Audacity joined the two BCRC gigs at Maldon for the fourth leg of the winter series, hosted by Maldon GRC with their gig Record Reign. Jim Dines again made launching the boats a doddle at the Downs Rd yard, and the day stayed dry which was a bonus. The floodwater pouring […]

Brightlingsea Rowing Festival 2014

Photos now up in the Gallery… Please also visit photographer Gill Moon’s site for some great photos of Saturday’s main race. The Brightlingsea Rowing Festival, which took place on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th May, attracted the greatest number of competitors since its inauguration three years ago. The conditions were perfect as 20 boats from […]