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… here is an article on page 2 of Hackney Today (issue 387): Raring to row at Lea FIVE times Olympic gold medallist Sir Steve Redgrave has opened a new £1million boathouse for rowers in the orough, in an event timed to coincide with the Paralympic Rowing Regatta in Rio. The sporting hero formally opened […]
From the Hackney Citizen… Olympic legend ‘delighted’ that new facility supports junior rowers Five-time Olympic gold medallist Sir Steve Redgrave has cut the ribbon at the new Lea Rowing Club boathouse. Read more here.
From ITV.com: Sir Steve Redgrave has said that community rowing clubs are vital for “widening the sport to more schools, getting them more involved”. Read and see more here.
From the Guardian (Waltham Forest, Chingford, Wanstead & Woodford) FIVE-TIME Olympic gold medalist Sir Steve Redgrave officially opened the new Lea Rowing Club boathouse in East London on Saturday with the ceremony coinciding with the Paralympic Rowing Regatta at Rio 2016….. Read more here.
From Charity Today: Sir Steve Redgrave, five-time Olympic gold medallist, officially opened Lea Rowing Club’s £1m boathouse development in Spring Hill at the weekend, thanks to a £100,000 grant from the Mayor of London: Sports Facilities Fund, which is delivered by the Football Foundation, the country’s largest sports charity…. Read more here.
Sir Steve Redgrave, five times Olympic gold medalist, officially opened the new Lea Rowing Club boathouse in East London on Saturday 10 September. The opening coincided with the Paralympic Rowing Regatta in Rio. Donor funding of £770,000 – plus more than £400,000 from members and friends of the Club – has allowed the boathouse to […]
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Lea Rowing Club is pleased to announce that its 2016 Autumn Regatta will take place on Sunday 4 September 2016. RESULTS: Lea Autumn Regatta 2016 results Draw announced here
Two girls from the Club’s Barnstorming Junior Girls First VIII have been selected to row for their country. Flo Donald, 17, the five girl, has been selected to row for Great Britain at the Coupe de la Jeunesse in Poznan, Poland where she will compete in the Coxless Four and the VIII. Emily Downey, also […]
Our biggest ever squad of nearly 30 Juniors competed in 10 crews in the three day championships at Nottingham this weekend. The best news is that we advanced to 12th position out of 50 in the Victor Ludorum tables of GB’s best Juniors up from 14th last year. Jasper and Louis made it look easy […]