Gold at the British Beach Sprints Championships

One of our very talented J18s, Summer, spent last weekend in Exmouth at the British Rowing Beach Sprint Championships. Racing with Jonathan from Bristol Rowing Club, the pair gave an outstanding performance in the CMx J18 2x and walked away with a very well deserved first place! They have also been selected to represent GB […]

Success at Home Internationals

Two of our juniors, Hollie and Rhys, represented Team Wales at Home Internationals in Ireland last month! Each racing their respective Junior Quad and Junior Double, Hollie won GOLD 🥇 and Rhys came away with a close second 🥈. Sadly we don’t have photos of Rhys – he must have been going too fast! An […]

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Success for former junior members

Two of our former juniors have excelled this year. Firstly, Phoebe Campbell was selected to represent GB at the U23 World Championships in Varese in the coxless four where her crew won a silver medal. Secondly and without doubt the outstanding performances of the year, Edward Fuller in his first season as a senior athlete […]

National Schools’ Regatta

The National Schools’ Regatta is the biggest event in the junior rowing calendar. Thousands of competitors racing over 3 days. This subsequently leads to an incredibly competitive regatta. We had 3 crews competing, WJ16 2x, G Ch 1x and Ch 1x. All being well established competent scullers who have already had great success the season […]

Junior Sculling Regatta

Following from Wallingford Regatta, the Junior Sculling Regatta took place also at Dorney Lake. With a new quad combination and Rhys the club was set for another excellent day of racing. In a role reversal from Wallingford Tommy was the first Exeter crew off boating at 8:20 for the 1900m time trial. Coming 5th in […]

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Great to be back at JIRR

Junior Inter Regional Regatta 2022 For the first time since 2018 JIRR returned to the National Water Sports Centre, Holme Pierpoint Nottingham. Racing under the West region in our iconic Kelley green shirts our juniors performed excellently. However, the weather did not want to play ball and gave conditions similar to Paington Regatta, being extraordinarily […]

Junior Coordinator’s Report – April 2017

Junior training is generally progressing well with the competitive juniors displaying good commitment to attendance and training programmes. The younger and/or less experienced juniors have been asked about their personal goals with most expressing a wish to compete this season. We will do what we can to see that this happens but at this level […]

Junior Coordinator’s Report – June 2017

We had five Exeter juniors in the team representing the Western region at the Junior Inter Regional Regatta held at the National Watersports Centre in Nottingham on Saturday April 24th.  Emily and Phoebe in the WJ15 2x, Ed in the J14 1x, Evie in the WJ16 8+, Fin in the J16 2x. Fin and Jordan […]

Junior Squad Report – February 2017

Very well done to all those who raced and supported our crews at the Head of the Taff on Sunday 29th January – especially Team KP and their parent helpers and Kevin for towing for us. The weather was horrendous with non-stop rain. No fun for all those who raced twice with little opportunity to […]

Junior Squad Report – January 2017

  A great day was had by our junior participants in BRIC 2016. Emily and Ed got gold in their 500m sprint races and went on to get silver, (Emily 2/58) and bronze, (Ed 3/47) in their 5 and 4 minute tests. Rebecca had really stiff opposition having moved into the sixth form girls (WJ18) […]