JIRR tem 2020

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 […]

Exeter cleans up at Bideford Regatta

Another weekend – another regatta! Sun drenched Bideford was this week’s challenge. Glorious weather for our family spectators but perhaps not so good for those taking part. We had five quads, four doubles and several singles racing. Our J13s started the day well for us with the mixed boat rowing really well to finish first […]

Breezy Day for Juniors at Wimbleball Regatta

Another breezy day with rain, sun and some interesting moments. Memorable racing from the WJ13 quad of Lucy D, Hollie, Lucy W, Evie O with cox Megan. They demonstrated a new technique in their race which perhaps needs more exploration – and certainly a video! Their first win. Well done girls – you proved that […]

Junior Squad at Plymouth Regatta

Plymouth being the first regatta of the WEARA season saw ten of our juniors taking part in their first races. The expanse of water was their first concern but they all dealt with the tidal water well. The start, as ever, was a little choppy but our crews all dealt well with the necessary manoeuvring […]