Category Archives: Racing rowing and paddling

Barge rowing on the Thames

I didn’t know the sport of barge rowing or ‘driving’ even existed until I read about the 2014 Thames Historic Barge Rowing Event on The Liquid Highway. It’s being held on the 28th June and if the YouTube above is … Continue reading

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2013 Skiffie Worlds featured in Water Craft magazine

Read the nice feature about Scottish Coastal Rowing’s Skiffie Worlds event by Kathy Mansfield recently published by Watercraft magazine here.

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Lyme Regis to be the new home of Bantry Bay gig Intégrité

Lyme Regis is to be the home of the 38ft Bantry Bay gig that represents Great Britain in the two-yearly Atlantic Challenge. In addition to the Atlantic Challenge, Intégrité will also take part in a new venture, Atlantic Challenge England. The … Continue reading

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