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Club “At Home” Regattas

There is a long tradition of club At Home regattas and local meets that never appear on our Fixtures List. These very enjoyable events provide a fun day for all rowers including those who may not be willing or able to race competitively.

> Rowing Ireland is encouraging clubs to …

/r/Rowing Rankings Regular Season #1 RESULTS

Hey /r/Rowing! Sorry this is a couple of days late, classes really started kicking and I got behind on some work, so here I am now. Below are the direct results to the polls. I’ll put the top 10 for each group down below. Feel free to discuss, trash talk …

Rowing while going abroad?

I was wondering how realistic it is for someone to join a rowing club when they go abroad? I’m looking at either going to England or Ireland. Could I row for a team during the fall or spring season? Is there anything I should know about rowing while abroad? I’m …

Foreign graduate looking at rowing in America

Just wanted to ask if it is possible to row as part of a varsity programme while undergoing a post-grad degree/qualification, or is it purely for undergrads? Have been looking around, thinking about moving to the US to continue rowing/academics after graduation from my current university. Have tried looking at …

How do 2ks on the water compare to Henley times?

Obviously Henley is 112 metres longer and upstream, so how much does this make a difference? Say for example a pair does a normal 2k in 7.20, how much should be added, given fairly normal conditions, to give a rough Henley time prediction?

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