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Hammersmith Regatta wins

Saturday marked the beginning of regatta season with Hammersmith Regatta, the traditional opener. Thames had six crews racing and came away with pots in three of them – a great start.

Jam…

Tim Wilson, 1929-2018

Timothy Peter Wilson has died at the age of 88, after a short illness.

Tim grew up in Hadleigh, in the southern part of Suffolk, where his family were grain merchants, millers and…

Women’s Eights Head and Head of the River 2018

The Women’s Eights Head of the River (WEHORR) and the Head of the River Race (HORR) took place on consecutive days last weekend for the first time ever. The weather gods cooperated with warm weather,…

Boustead Cup 2018

Saturday marked the 71st year of the Boustead Cup, our annual grudge match against London RC. This year saw races between club and vets 8s from the two clubs. Both our crews were feeling prepared…

Remenham Challenge 2017

The annual Remenham Challenge took place on Saturday, raced on a nice calm ebb tide from Chiswick Pier to Vesta flagpole. The other Remenham clubs all showed up in force and the pennants this year…

Pennants at Scullers Head

After a week of breezy weather the Thames athletes competing in Scullers Head at the start of December were pleased to find that the wind died down and the temperature rose (a bit), making conditions…

Thames’ Fours triumph

Fours Head

The Fours Head was a standard November day with a strong wind that luckily didn’t cause the organisers to quake in their boots. Thames boated 14 crews for the event, without doubt on…

GB winter trials

For the first time in four years Thames went to GB senior trials. We had four women and three men erging and racing their singles in the lovely city of Boston, Lincolnshire.

For the men we had…

Upper Thames Autumn Head 2017

On a standard cool autumn day, some men’s 8’s travelled to Henley to have a blast up the track at the Upper Thames Autumn Head; an event we have frequented the last few years. These were the athletes…

Pairs Head 2017

The 2017/18 season finally kicked off on 14 October with Pairs Head. Blessed with warm weather and a nice tailwind it was a quick race and a positive start to the year for Thames.

Our fastest crew…

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