Eights Head Reports

Last weekend saw a flurry of activity from the club with club trucks and trailers criss crossing London. After the cancellations of both Hammersmith Head and Reading Head everyone was champing at the bit to get out on the water. We had 5 eights racing on Saturday in the Women’s Head of the River, then […]

Quintin Head report

With the first eight not racing, the mens second eight flew the flag for the club at Quintin Head coming in 35th overall in a respectable time of 10mm 54s despite undercooking the rate over the first part of the course. They caught and overhauled the London RC second eight but couldn’t quite find the […]

Training with CULRC

The mens first eight and the junior girls eight spent a very productive weekend at Ely training with the Cambridge University mens and womens lightweight squads. Lots learnt all round and some excellent close racing across both days of the weekend. This is the fourth year that the mens squad have made the trip to […]

Fours Head Weekend 11th / 12th November

The club fielded six crews in the veteran event on the Saturday and a further eight crews in the open event on Sunday. The weather was as good as could be expected for early November and all crews raced without problems. The pick of the results on Saturday was a close second for the womens […]

World Masters Regatta, Bled Slovenia, Sept 2017

As usual the club sent a sizeable contingent to the World Masters Regatta, this year in beautiful Bled in the foothills of the Alps in Slovenia. 28 Lea Rowers made the 1000 mile each way trip and Richard E and Mick R trailered our boats out there, along with some from Broxbourne and Poplar. The […]

2017 Autumn Regatta

Lea Rowing Club is pleased to announce that its 2017 Autumn Regatta will take place on Sunday 3rd September. Details here.

Henley Womens Regatta – Lea Win Club Coxed Fours!

The club was represented at Henley Womens Regatta by a club coxed four, club eight, J16 coxed four, en elite lightweight pair and an elite pair. The headline result was a win for the club coxed four of Becky, Lucy, Lizzie and Caroline coxed by Nicola. The final was a bit of a nailbiter against […]

Reading Regatta / British Masters

The senior mens squad raced at Reading Regatta over the weekend of the 10th/11th June. At the same time a sizeable contingent travelled up to Nottingham to race in the British Masters. Reading Regatta The best result of the weekend was a confidence boosting win for the mens coxless four (Toby Perren, Jon Daniels, Alex […]

Metropolitan and Peterborough Regattas

The club sent the top end of the mens, womens and junior boys squads to Metropolitan Regatta as well as a large contingent (two full trailers) to Peterborough regatta on the same weekend. At Met the womens coxed four secured the best results winning championship coxed fours on both days. The victory on Sunday was […]

Flo Donald representing GB at the European Rowing Junior Championships

Flo Donald will return to international action wearing Great Britain’s colours this weekend after being selected to take part in the European Rowing Junior Championships. Flo will contest the women’s pair with Hope Cessford (Durham ARC) at a two-day regatta at Krefeld in Germany. Flo and Hope will be racing in the boat used by […]