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Press Releases

New icon 2015 Results: Katherine Grainger sets another record, clubs defend pennant titles and Annamarie Phelps presents prizes. Click here to read the full press release (PDF)

2015 Draw: 300 entries for the 75th race, live results and #thisgirlcan. Click here to read the full press release (PDF)

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Crews reflect on their achievements in their 2013 post-race reports. Click to read more from Latymer Upper School and Eton Excelsior Rowing Club.

Previous press releases can be accessed via the right panel.

Please contact Sarah Harbour, press@wehorr.org, for additional information.

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Inspired New Rowers:

The largest ever entry for the Women's Eights Head of the River Race was in 2013 and had been significantly aided by the number of people who decided to take up the sport following the 2012 London Olympic & Paralympic Games: novice crews represented nearly one third of all the entries.

Read about their experiences:

1st installment: Eton Excelsior Rowing Club. Read their story here.
2nd installment: Poplar, Blackwall and District Rowing Club. Read their story here.
3rd installment: The Devil's Elbow Rowing Club. Read their story here.
4th installment: Cambridge '99s Rowing Club. Read their story here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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